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Backed by a graphic charting the Ogeechee River research, Dr. Jeffrey Underwood, chairman of the Geology and Geography Department at Georgia Southern University, talks about studies faculty and students will be doing on forested floodplain.
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People gather during a rally to protest against the ban on 'rat hole mining' by NGT in the state.
8 hrs ago | The Daily Beast
The repercussions of the Napa earthquake may go beyond toppled barrel rooms and a disrupted tourist season.
12 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today
HVO geologist Janet Babb holds a microphone for a resident for questioning about updated information on the approach of a lava flow in lower Puna during a meeting Thursday evening at the Pahoa Community Center.
16 hrs ago | Utility Products
Siemens Government Technologies Inc. won a $11 million task order by the United States Geological Survey to implement energy efficiency measures at three of its facilities: National Center ; Columbia Environmental Research Center ; and the Western Fisheries Research Center .
A earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 3.0 struck east of Gilroy, near Hollister at 2:44 p.m. Friday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey's automated seismograph alert network.
As the Earth shook Marin awake early Sunday morning, hundreds of fist-sized sensors mounted on the Golden Gate and Richmond-San Rafael bridges, as well other county buildings, recorded the movement.
Two Irish scientists have been dispatched to Iceland to analyse the Bardarbunga volcano after an eruption sparked a red alert aviation warning.
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An earthquake has rattled southern Greece and was widely felt in the capital, Athens.
Oil producers, drilling companies and geologists frustrated with the slow process of implementing rules for high-volume oil and gas drilling are putting their money behind Republican candidate for governor Bruce Rauner.
The U.S. Bureau of Land Management will resume issuing oil and gas leases next year for federal lands in California after a new study found limited environmental impacts from fracking and other enhanced drilling techniques, the agency said Thursday.
The South Napa earthquake that struck northern California on Sunday has cracked open new fears among state residents that "the big one" is imminent.
The 6.0-earthquake that damaged buildings and left scores of people injured in California's wine country was the largest temblor to hit the San Francisco Bay Area since the 6.9-magnitude Loma Prieta earthquake in 1989.
Ending a half-century of geological speculation, scientists have finally seen the process that causes rocks to move atop Racetrack Playa, a desert lake bed in the mountains above Death Valley, California.
Due to global warming, scientists say, the chances of the southwestern United States experiencing a decade long drought is at least 50 percent, and the chances of a "megadrought" - one that lasts over 30 years - ranges from 20 to 50 percent over the next century.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 06:34 pm
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