Nepal’s Deadly Earthquake: You Can Help

posted: 04/27/15
Nepalese Temple
Nepal's Deadly Earthquake
A catastrophic earthquake, with a magnitude of 7.8, hit Nepal Saturday morning. The loss of life has reached 4,000 with more expected as the search continues for survivors in more remote villages. Making the relief efforts especially challenging are the extreme aftershocks - as many as 18 so far, varying in magnitudes up to 6.6 on the Richter scale.

You can also visit our sister site Discovery.com for more information on why this earthquake was so deadly, which regions were affected and updates on international relief efforts.