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15 min ago | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls
The U.S. Geological Survey says a small early morning earthquake rumbled in the Black Hills.
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2 hrs ago | Star Tribune
The state Environmental Quality Board on Friday will release a draft set of model standards to help towns regulate mining for sand used in oil and gas exploration.
4 hrs ago | Science Daily
About the size of a small zebra, Eurygnathohippus woldegabrieli -- named for geologist Giday WoldeGabriel, who earned his PhD at Case Western Reserve in 1987 -- had three-toed hooves and grazed the grasslands and shrubby woods in the Afar Region, the scientists say.
8 hrs ago | Cleveland Daily Banner
There wasn't a whole lot of shaking going on Tuesday evening, but it was just enough to get people's attention.
NASA and the Department of the Interior's U.S. Geological Survey presented the 2013 William T. Pecora Award for achievement in Earth remote sensing to Dudley B. Chelton, distinguished professor of Earth, ocean, and atmospheric sciences at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Oregon.
The limestone opening, close to Banda Aceh, retains the sandy deposits washed ashore by huge, earthquake-induced waves over thousands of years.
The number of great earthquakes experienced in the past may be higher than previously thought, one researcher said here today at the annual meeting of the American Geophysical Union.
For generations, Santa Claus' home has been in the North Pole, which on any current map is clearly in Canada .
I recently posed that question to three energy industry experts -Arthur E. Berman, a Texas geologist and shale skeptic; Scott W. Tinker, the director of the Bureau of Economic Geology at the University of Texas at Austin; and Kenneth Medlock III, an energy fellow at the James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy - during a panel discussion at ... (more)
A soon-to-be geologist began her studies as a psychology student at Waikato, taking earth sciences to "fill up gaps".
According to the U.S. Geological Survey, a 4.5 magnitude earthquake shook Oklahoma up around 12:10 p.m. Saturday.
Private landowners can find out the best way to fix and maintain their rural roads damaged by the Rim Fire.
What is the coldest place on Earth? It is a high ridge in Antarctica on the East Antarctic Plateau where temperatures in several hollows can dip below minus 133.6 degrees Fahrenheit on a clear winter night.
An asteroid or comet crashed into a shallow sea near what is now the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico approximately 65 million years ago.
Doris McGrath bolted out of bed early Monday, waked first by an earthquake, followed by the voice of her singing Christmas tree, Mr. Everett Green.
Canada plans to make a claim to the North Pole in an effort to assert its sovereignty in the resource-rich Arctic, the country's foreign affairs minister said Monday.