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2 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise
A series of minor earthquakes - the biggest of which measured a magnitude-3.3 - has been felt in the Inland region.
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7 hrs ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse
Modeling agency founder Eileen Ford, who shaped a generation's standards of beauty as she built an empire and launched the careers of Candice Bergen, Lauren Hutton, Jane Fonda and countless others, has died.
9 hrs ago | Mammoth Times & Eastern Sierra Times
In a major new report on earthquake scenarios in the Mammoth area, geologists say they have identified five faults in Long Valley capable of producing temblors of 6.7 or greater - roughly as strong as the 1994 Northridge quake.
13 hrs ago | The Leaf-Chronicle
Researchers at the U.S. Geological Survey, along with their Canadian collaborators, have begun testing high-resolution satellites to observe, track and count polar bears in the cold recesses of the Arctic.
16 hrs ago | Midlothian Today
An independent study conducted by the British Geological Survey shows that there are around 80 trillion cubic feet of gas alongside six billion barrels of oil in Scotland's Central Belt.
Legendary multimillionaire geologist Charles "Chuck" Fipke has sold his remaining stake in Ekati, the first-ever Canadian diamond mine he discovered two decades ago in the Arctic tundra of the Northwest Territories.
Tribal leaders switched to an alternative source of water Wednesday for one town on an American Indian reservation in North Dakota following a substantial leak from a saltwater pipeline.
This week's cover story, " Frack Attack! ," explores the increasingly ambitious anti-fracking movement in Colorado, a state with plenty of oil and gas wells and plenty of people who want to shut 'em down.
The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude-3.6 quake struck about 1:15 a.m. PDT Wednesday in southeastern Arizona, about 26 miles northwest of Lordsburg, New Mexico.
A 5.6-magnitude earthquake struck northern Japan on Tuesday, the US Geological Survey said, with no immediate reports of damage, as a powerful typhoon lashed the country's far south.
A new study on biological erosion of mesophotic tropical coral reefs - low energy reef environments between 30-150 meters deep - provides new insights into processes that affect the overall structure of these important ecosystems.
In the 1882 History of Pettis County, F.A. Sampson wrote a chapter describing the natural history of Pettis County.
A 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck 19 miles east-northeast of Port Vila, capital of the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu, the United States Geological Survey said on Tuesday.
A giant sinkhole formed overnight in southeast Louisiana on Aug. 3, 2012, swallowing cypress trees.
On Monday, a 7.1 magnitude earthquake shook the border between Mexico and Guatemala resulting in landslides, mudslides, and damaged buildings.
A small earthquake was felt by residents of Carson City, Dayton, Washoe Valley, Moundhouse and Topaz Lake.
Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 06:36 pm
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