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Apr 7, 2015 12:30 PM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The Dead Sea is drying up, and gaping sinkholes are appearing in its wake at an alarming rate.
Dec 29, 2014 08:30 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Sediments drawn from the Blue Hole and other sites in Belize suggest that the Mayan civilization may have collapsed twice due to drought.
Aug 16, 2013 06:00 AM ET // Paul Greenberg
Experts say human influence has much to do with sinkholes.
Aug 12, 2013 03:50 PM ET // Christina Reed
A resort building near Disney World fell into a newly formed 40 to 60 foot sinkhole early this morning. Continue reading →
Mar 14, 2013 12:36 PM ET // Christina Reed
Sinkholes are a growing problem. What exactly are they? ->
Mar 11, 2013 08:49 AM ET // Tim Wall
Environmental activist Erin Brockovich spoke this weekend to residents in Louisianan who had to evacuate their homes after an alleged industrial failure caused a gigantic sinkhole. ->
Sinkholes are an increasingly deadly risk in Florida, due primarily to the region's geology.
Mar 1, 2013 06:30 PM ET // Christina Reed
Sinkholes are common features in Florida, but rarely do they kill, as is feared the case for one that swallowed a man in Tampa yesterday.
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