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Sep 15, 2015 11:20 AM ET // AFP
It's the deadliest snow slide to hit the popular mountain range this year.
Sep 15, 2015 08:32 AM ET // Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
Newly found evidence suggests that two meteors smacked into Earth at the same time, about 458 million years ago.
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 11, 2015 12:15 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
End-of-the-world imagery is creeping into the movies we watch, the books we read and even the games we play.
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.
Sep 5, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Why are so many travelers drawn to places of tragedy, disaster, and death?
Sep 3, 2015 01:47 PM ET // AFP
A massive earthquake up to magnitude 9.2 strikes the Pacific coast on average every 243 years -- and it's been 315 since the last one. Continue reading →
Aug 25, 2015 12:55 PM ET
The world's most famous explosion may well have been the most powerful volcanic eruption in history. Trace recounts the stunning force behind the blast the wiped out an entire city almost 2,000 years ago.
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