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Aug 12, 2014 03:08 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A massive 8.8 earthquake off the coast of Chile in 2010 also caused the ice sheets in Antarctica to vibrate, nearly 3,000 miles away. Continue reading →
Apr 13, 2014 03:50 PM ET // AFP
At least 16 people were confirmed dead and more than 10,000 evacuated on Sunday after a huge fire tore through Chile's historic port city of Valparaiso.
Apr 2, 2014 08:30 AM ET // AFP
The tremor triggered waves of more than six feet.
Dec 23, 2010 06:19 PM ET // Tim Wall
What matters in the long-run is how truly special a species is in the grand scheme of life on Earth.
Jun 2, 2010 03:40 PM ET // Josh Clark
Tsunami modeling technology has made huge strides in recent years, and scientists are learning a lot from the Chilean tsunami that rippled through the Pacific Ocean in February.
Feb 26, 2011 09:55 PM ET // Christina Reed
On Feb. 27, 2010, the 8.8 magnitude earthquake that struck Chile sent seismic waves circling Earth's surface several times and caused microquakes in California.
Sep 6, 2012 11:18 AM ET // Tim Wall
The water melted from two Andean icefields over the past 12 years was enough to cover the U.S. in 1.2 inches of water.