This Just In
Will sequoias still be around as California's climate shifts under the influence of global warming?
Both can cause widespread human and ecological devastation. But picking a winner in a destruction derby is a tough call.
High-tech instruments and old-fashioned groundwork remain important in the aftermath of an earthquake.
A magnitude 6.0 earthquake rocked the San Francisco Bay Area early Sunday morning.
In an unexpected discovery, hundreds of gas plumes bubbling up from the seafloor were spotted during a sweeping survey of the U.S. Atlantic Coast.
All of Iceland's airports remain open, though the airspace over the eruption site is closed.
The Sooner State was rattled by 20 earthquakes on Aug. 19. It's the latest in a significant increase in seismic activity, which scientists believe is being caused by fracking oil and gas wells. Continue reading →
When looking for a place to settle down, young corals and fish use chemical cues to sniff out bad neighborhoods littered with seaweed.
+ Load More