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Sep 28, 2014 08:00 AM ET // AFP
At least 31 hikers have been found lifeless near the peak of Mount Ontake after Saturday's volcanic eruption.
Sep 6, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Slow-moving lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano is about a week away from homes and farms in the Kaohe Homesteads neighborhood.
Aug 25, 2014 05:35 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
High-tech instruments and old-fashioned groundwork remain important in the aftermath of an earthquake.
Aug 20, 2014 07:30 AM ET // AFP
Iceland has warned that its largest volcano is in danger of erupting, four years after millions of air travelers were grounded by a huge ash cloud from another peak.
Jul 17, 2014 04:50 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Report's maps show geologists' predictions of where and how often future earthquakes may occur and how strongly they may shake the ground.
Jan 24, 2014 07:22 AM ET
With the 2014 Super Bowl approaching quickly, super fans are anxious about the weather conditions during the game. Join Trace as he explains the earliest time that you can predict the weather, and why that prediction might not even be correct.
Oct 15, 2013 06:40 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
One geologist thinks Earth has been banged up a bit more than previously thought -- never allowing the 'Snowball Earth' global ice age to develop.