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Jun 16, 2015 10:19 AM ET // AFP
While Mt. Everest moved, Kathmandu shifted south by over 1.5 meters and was uplifted by nearly a meter by the quake.
Jun 15, 2015 02:04 PM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
For generations, Bedouin nomads living by the Red Sea, have heard noises that sound like cannon blasts accompanying small quakes in the area.
Jun 11, 2015 07:50 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Worrisome revelations continue about serious flaws in the two-year-old structure spanning the San Francisco Bay.
May 29, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
There are some under-appreciated, San Andreas-like faults off Los Angeles that could unleash large quakes and tsunamis. But it's nothing like Hollywood's version.
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 →
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