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Apr 19, 2016 05:33 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
The earthquakes that rattled Japan last week have nothing to do with the strong earthquake that shook Ecuador this past weekend. Continue reading →
Apr 17, 2016 10:07 AM ET // AFP
The magnitude 7.8 temblor tumbled houses and left hundreds trapped under rubble. Continue reading →
Apr 15, 2016 02:00 PM ET // AFP
A strong 7.0 earthquake hit southern Japan early Saturday, the US Geological Survey said, a day after another powerful tremor killed at least nine people in the same area.
Mar 31, 2016 04:41 AM ET
Would your office building stand a chance of surviving a serious earthquake? Depending on where you live, new construction might need to defend against a violently shaking Earth.
Mar 31, 2016 08:40 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
About 7 million Americans live in areas where there's a potential for damaging shaking from artificial seismic events.
Mar 2, 2016 12:10 PM ET // AFP
A powerful earthquake struck Wednesday off Indonesia's Sumatra island, a region hit hard by quakes and tsunamis in the past. Continue reading →
Dec 16, 2015 08:45 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
An aquatic creature called the stickleback is amazingly adaptable.
Nov 19, 2015 05:42 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The major cause of quakes seems to be injection of waste water from fracking. Continue reading →
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