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May 10, 2014 09:10 AM ET // AFP
A vessel carrying 16,000 gallons of oil has hit a reef off the coast of San Cristobal.
Nov 22, 2013 05:45 AM ET // Christina Reed
A volcanic eruption has broken the sea surface in the Pacific Ocean and may form a small new island for Japan. See before and after pictures here.
Oct 24, 2013 09:00 AM ET // Douglas Main, LiveScience Staff Writer
Birds have returned to 'Rat Island' in numbers large enough to surprise experts, and make the island deserving of a new name.
Oct 4, 2013 09:40 AM ET
A giant island appears suddenly, following a huge earthquake in Pakistan. Pretty wild, right? And now, the thing is emitting toxic, flammable gas. What's caused all this to happen? Annie Gaus explains.
Sep 26, 2013 07:15 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The powerful earthquake that hit Pakistan on Tuesday struck along one of the most hazardous tectonic plate boundaries in the world.
Sep 25, 2013 12:00 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
A new island emerged from the ocean offshore of the city of Gwadar, Pakistan, after a strong magnitude-7.7 earthquake shook the country.
Jan 14, 2012 06:11 AM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
A crazy design proposal for an underwater city can't be kept down.