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Dec 13, 2013 05:30 PM ET // Irene Klotz
A network of GPS receivers is part of a prototype system being tested in Southern California to monitor for earthquakes and other natural hazards.
Oct 14, 2013 07:45 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
A manned submersible named Cyclops is being built to dive nearly 2 miles (3 kilometers) below the ocean's surface, deeper than most existing subs.
Oct 9, 2013 05:34 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
The world's the largest artificial wave machine in surfing history is planned for construction in the United States. Continue reading →
Sep 30, 2013 12:30 PM ET // Laura Poppick, LiveScience
Small sensors found in most smartphones and laptops are sensitive enough to detect the movement of moderate and large earthquakes.
Aug 17, 2013 08:30 AM ET // Discovery News
Glowing rabbits, treasure-hunting badgers and a case of mistaken UFO identity help round out this week's photos.
Feb 10, 2012 02:27 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
A new map is emerging that shows more details than ever of the deepest place on Earth.
Jan 6, 2012 03:57 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
When a helicopter pilot needed to alert several Mount Rainier campers that a deadly attacker was on the run, he used a low-tech solution: coffee cups.
Jan 11, 2012 01:03 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Earthships seem like they were built by environmental aliens who crash landed in the desert; now they make fun lodging during eco-minded vacations.