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“Earthquakes”

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 →
Nov 17, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
Small, slow-moving shifts in the Earth's offshore plates may accurately provide a heads up to major earthquakes and tsunamis.
Oct 21, 2014 03:00 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Fragments of corals, shells and coarse sand in a natural sinkhole suggest that a mighty tsunami hit the Hawaiian Islands about 500 years ago.
Oct 14, 2014 06:45 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Some 400 micro-earthquakes near the town of Canton, Ohio, are connected to hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, wells.
Sep 14, 2014 09:15 AM ET // Denise Chow, LiveScience
NASA scientists flying over Seward Glacier in Alaska captured dramatic photos of a quake-induced landslide.
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 →
Sep 8, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Volcanoes erupt, a wolf gets up close with a bear and the Napa quake deforms the Earth.
Sep 5, 2014 11:30 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A new volcanic island growing 600 miles south of Tokyo is still growing, and scientists worry it could collapse and cause a tsunami, or else explode. Continue reading →
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