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Nov 16, 2015 06:37 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Hillsides have memories, new research suggests, and the results can be devastating. Continue reading →
Oct 27, 2015 06:55 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The mountainous region around the border of Afghanistan and Pakistan is an unstable place, and not just because of its long history of invasions and civil war. Continue reading →
Oct 24, 2015 05:35 AM ET // AFP
Although the hurricane lost steam as it approached land, heavy rainfall is expected.
Oct 21, 2015 04:00 PM ET // Mika McKinnon,
It’s not often you see the United States Geological Survey and Jet Propulsion Laboratories get into a smackdown over science, but that’s just what happened thanks to a new set of earthquake predictions for southern California.
Oct 4, 2015 01:04 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Could a sudden volcano collapse create a wave over 50 stories high? Scientists think so. Continue reading →
Sep 15, 2015 11:20 AM ET // AFP
It's the deadliest snow slide to hit the popular mountain range this year.
Sep 14, 2015 07:00 AM ET // AFP
Wildfires have spread rapidly through Northern California, destroying hundreds of homes, forcing thousands of people to flee and injuring four firefighters.
Sep 10, 2015 09:20 AM ET // AFP
Tens of thousands have fled their homes in Japan as heavy rains flood parts of the country.
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