The 1995 Hyogoken-Nanbu Earthquake

Photographs of damage in the city of Kobe.
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Geol 100 Lecture on Earthquake Effects in Kobe by John Louie.

A geotechnical and geological report by engineer Paul Sommerville

A geotechnical and damage report by a USC and Japanese engineers.

Scientific images from the earthquake.

Summary of a report funded by the National Science Foundation on damage to Kobe.

An article from Time magazine about the earthquake.

An article from Time magazine on lessons for California.

Amdhal's WWW site with links to original images and accounts.