Geology Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. 'Slow earthquakes' on San Andreas Fault increase risk of large quakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Science Daily

    A detailed study of the California fault has discovered a new kind of movement that isn't accounted for in earthquake forecasting. The southern San Andreas Fault slices across the Carrizo Plain in California.


  2. Ancient turquoise rewrites Aztec historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Fox News

    ... tells the New York Times . "Not only do they have isotopic signatures that are absolutely consistent with the geology of Mesoamerica, but they are completely different from the isotopic signatures of the Southwestern turquoise deposits and artifacts ...


  3. Vote for Groups C and D in the Geology World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Bad Astronomy Blog

    I'll have another post later today with some of the geology news of the weekend, including the eruptions in KA lauea and Fernandina, along with the earthquake in Japan. However, first I'll give everyone a chance to vote for Groups C and D in the Geology World Cup .


  4. 5.6 magnitude quake jolts GuatemalaRead the original story

    Monday Jun 18 |

    Guatemala City [Guatemala], Jun 18 : An earthquake measuring 5.6 magnitude on the Richter scale hit Guatemala's Escuintla province at around 8:30 pm on Sunday, according to the United States Geological Survey . It struck at a depth of around 97 km near Guanagazapa.


  5. Magnitude 6.1 Quake Strikes Japan, Killing 3, Injuring HundredsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | News 88.9 KNPR

    A magnitude 6.1 earthquake rocked the Osaka region of western Japan on Monday morning, killing at least three people and injuring more than 300 others, NHK reported . The temblor struck shortly after 8 a.m. local time causing severe damage to roads, bursting water mains and setting fires across the prefecture.


  6. Medgold Resources Drills 26.1 m of 2.4 g/t Au and 219 g/t Ag at the Tlamino Gold Project in SerbiaRead the original story

    Monday Jun 18 | GlobeNewswire

    ... completed our initial drilling and have achieved our initial objectives. Drilling has paused while we interpret the geology to prepare for a second phase to commence next month." An updated plan map showing drill collar locations and hole traces, ...


  7. Volcanic "Pele's Hair" Could Contaminate Drinking Water in HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Scientific American

    Golden, sharp strands of so-called goddess hair are covering parts of Hawaii's Big Island. But what are these potentially dangerous threads - called Pele's hair - and where did they come from? The mats of Pele's hair - a product of the ongoing eruption from Kilauea volcano - consist of thin glass fibers that form when gas bubbles within lava burst at the lava's surface, said Don Swanson, a research geologist at the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.


  8. Quake could be sign of more shaking to come, experts warnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | The Japan Times

    ... in northern Osaka make the area susceptible to major quakes, experts say. Shinji Toda, a professor of earthquake geology at Tohoku University, theorized that a different fault running north to south just under the city of Osaka might be associated ...


  9. Girl finds fossil 100 million years oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Henley Standard

    ... Mrs Jenkins, who is married to John, a web developer, and has a three-year-old son Arthur, said she had also liked geology when she was a child. "But I did not have the in-depth knowledge that Ottilie has at her age," she said. "She has liked ...


  10. Panic Buying In Osaka After Today's EarthquakeRead the original story

    Monday Jun 18 | Kotaku

    ... of even greater earthquakes following, as happened in the quakes in Kumamoto," Shinji Toda, an earthquake geology professor at Tohoku University, told Kyodo (via The Guardian ). Kotaku East is your slice of Asian internet culture, bringing you the ...


  11. New Point Announces E.L. Hunsaker Appointed to the Board of AdvisorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | GlobeNewswire

    ... He holds a B.S. degree in Geological Engineering from Colorado School of Mines and an M.S. degree in Economic Geology from Colorado State University. In 1995, Hunsaker Inc. was formed as a full-service, geological consulting business providing field ...


  12. Of forests and floods: Devastatingly high water raises clearcut questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | CBC News

    In the rolling hills near Penobsquis, almost every tree has been cut down for as far as the eye can see. This bare, brown land known by some as the Red Dragon may have played a part in the record spring flood.


  13. Carl Savely Celebrates 30 Years of Professional Excellence in LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... in the natural resources field was to pursue law. An expert in his field, Mr. Savely holds a Bachelor of Arts in geology and environmental science from Adams State University, as well as a JD from the California Western School of Law. A leading ...


  14. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | KCTV5

    A tweet describing an artificial earthquake in Mexico City, after Mexico scored what would be the game-winning goal in the World Cup upset against Germany, went viral Sunday. But neither the US Geological Survey nor Mexico's National Seismological Service reported an earthquake in Mexico City that day.


  15. 4businessWe've heard it before, but this Utah tar sands operations...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune A'By crushing it down so small you are increasing the surface area of the oil sands f... The Salt Lake Tribune All the the gray clay we have found in association with the oil sands has very low p... The Salt Lake Tribune A'It is Mother NatureA*s oil spill. We are here to clean it up,A' said Petroteq Energy C... The Salt Lake Tribune A'ItA*s weeping oil,A' said Donald Clark, a geologist with Petroteq Energy, of the bit... The Salt Lake Tribune A bucket of extracted crude oil from Petrotech Energy's Asphalt Ridge quarry, Thursday, June 14, 2018.


  16. Beluga food sources shifted from marine to freshwater over past 50 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | Peninsula Clarion

    Over the past fifty years Cook Inlet's endangered beluga whales have changed their feeding habits, eating less prey that originates in marine waters and more prey influenced by fresh water, according to a new study of chemical traces in beluga bones and teeth. The study, lead by Alaska Department of Fish and Game biologist Mark Nelson, measured isotope ratios in beluga skulls and teeth dating to the 1950s to "provide evidence of a long-term shift to more freshwater-influenced feeding habitat and ecology," the study states.


  17. Providence Resources P.l.c. - Operational Update - Frontier Exploration Licence 6/14 - NewgrangeRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 17 | GlobeNewswire

    ... This announcement has been reviewed by Dr John O'Sullivan, Technical Director, Providence Resources P.l.c. John is a geology graduate of University College, Cork and holds a Masters in Applied Geophysics from the National University of Ireland, ...


  18. Hongkongers reportedly safe after deadly earthquake strikes OsakaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | South China Morning Post

    A nine-year-old girl was killed when a wall collapsed at her school, an 80-year-old man is also believed to have died, and 200 people have reportedly been injured in the quake, which was measured at magnitude 5.3 by the United States Geological Survey. The Japan Meteorological Agency measured the tremor at 6.1, which struck at 7.58am as people crowded into train stations for their daily commute.


  19. Strong quakes hit Japan, GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | Channel3000

    A strong earthquake hit the Japanese city of Osaka during rush hour Monday, killing at least two people and injuring 40, Japan's government says. The 5.3 magnitude quake shook Osaka, on Japan's main Honshu Island, around 8 a.m. Monday local time according to the US Geological Survey .


  20. Hawaiian lava river gushes at shocking speedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 |

    A Hawaii Volcano Observatory scientist measures fountain height on the island of Hawaii. Picture: U.S. Geological Survey via AP BREATHTAKING footage of fast-moving lava streaming from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano has emerged as it continues to erupt, destroying more homes.