Hillsides have memories, new research suggests, and the results can be devastating. Continue reading →
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 →
Although the hurricane lost steam as it approached land, heavy rainfall is expected.
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.
People are willing to put daily pleasure ahead of the threat of long-term disaster when selecting where to live, research finds.
Could a sudden volcano collapse create a wave over 50 stories high? Scientists think so. Continue reading →
It's the deadliest snow slide to hit the popular mountain range this year.
Newly found evidence suggests that two meteors smacked into Earth at the same time, about 458 million years ago.
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