The 15-year-old came across a jar of clarified butter that sustained him until rescuers found him
Terrified residents were jolted by a 6.7-magnitude aftershock that compounded one of the worst disasters to hit the impoverished Himalayan nation.
A 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Papua New Guinea Monday, sending startled residents fleeing from their homes, but a tsunami threat passed with no immediate reports of major damage.
Small, slow-moving shifts in the Earth's offshore plates may accurately provide a heads up to major earthquakes and tsunamis.
A new way to predict when rivers are about to flood comes from outer space.
Fire crews continue to battle an inferno raging just to the west of Yosemite Park.
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Nearly 70 people have died on Everest since 2000, but safety advances have improved climbers' odds.
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