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Apr 15, 2014 07:17 AM ET // Paul Gabrielsen
New simulations show up to 70 percent less ground shaking in a major Southern California earthquake than previously thought. Continue reading →
Apr 2, 2014 08:30 AM ET // AFP
The tremor triggered waves of more than six feet.
Mar 17, 2014 11:28 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The 4.4 was the largest to hit Los Angeles since a 6.7-magnitude quake caused $25 billion in damage 20 years ago. Continue reading →
Jan 24, 2014 03:36 PM ET // Tim Wall
The New Madrid fault didn't die in the 19th century, scientist warn, and still menaces states in the middle of the country. Continue reading →
Dec 27, 2013 08:23 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
GPS helped researchers pinpoint the where and what of the huge quake, but not quite the when.
Some are claiming that oarfish washing ashore is a sign that an earthquake will soon follow.
Dec 7, 2012 03:51 AM ET // Tim Wall
The same technology that pesters you with targeted advertisements on the internet was adapted to help seismologists locate the planet's earthquake hotspots.
Sep 12, 2011 07:57 PM ET // Tim Wall
The quake caused landslides on the undersea slopes where the corals grew.
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