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“Earthquake”

Apr 28, 2015 09:31 AM ET
Mt. Everest recently experienced an avalanche after an earthquake devastated Nepal. How does an avalanche work?
Apr 28, 2015 09:05 AM ET
Over the weekend, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake devastated Nepal. Why did it happen, and how can you help?
Mar 29, 2015 09:15 PM ET
A 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Papua New Guinea Monday, sending startled residents fleeing from their homes, but a tsunami threat passed with no immediate reports of major damage.
Dec 15, 2014 02:07 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The mess caused by the Pineapple Express reminds us that California is exceptionally prone to landslides. Continue reading →
Dec 10, 2014 06:38 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Los Angeles considers a solar-powered wireless communication system capable of withstanding the big one. Continue reading →
Oct 15, 2014 09:30 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
With several faults slicing through the San Francisco Bay Area, forecasting the next deadly earthquake becomes a question of when and where, not if.
Sep 29, 2014 01:45 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
A prehistoric catastrophe may explain how the curious Tava sandstone in the Rocky Mountains may its way into much older granite rock.
Sep 8, 2014 01:40 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Switzerland's lakes produced devastating tsunamis in the past, raising worries that 13 million people may be at risk. Continue reading →
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