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15 min ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento
A 6.8-magnitude earthquake early Saturday struck offshore not far from Fukushima, Japan -- the epicenter of a nuclear crisis following a massive 2011 earthquake and tsunami -- the Japan Meteorological Agency reported.
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1 hr ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Map predicting sinkhole-prone areas in works State geologists are on their way to creating a statewide map showing where sinkholes are most likely to form.
5 hrs ago | Messenger Newspapers
The biggest earthquake in Jersey and Guernsey on the Channel Islands for almost 90 years has struck, with a magnitude of 4.2. Windows rattled and an odd rumble sound was noted as the quake struck at a depth of seven miles around 12 miles west of St Helier at 12.54pm.
7 hrs ago | WLKY-TV Louisville
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A magnitude-3.3 earthquake struck near Anza Thursday. The quake struck at 1:41 p.m. about 16 miles southwest of La Quinta, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
A series of minor earthquakes - the biggest of which measured a magnitude-3.3 - has been felt in the Inland region.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Updated: Fri Jul 11, 2014 02:24 pm
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