US Geological Survey records 3.9 magnitude earthquake near Sparks

SPARKS, Okla. (KFOR) - While many people were getting ready to head back to work after the...

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Can one earthquake cause a cascade of more?

Europe isn’t a region well known for intense seismic activity, but large earthquakes do happen. In 1953, a devastating 6.8 magnitude quake struck the...

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A huge Siberian gas pipeline binds Russia and China, as gas flows for the first time

The $55 billion gas pipeline, Power of Siberia, runs almost 1,865 miles from gas fields in Irkutsk...

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7 small earthquakes rattle Kansas over the weekend

Seven small earthquakes have rattled Kansas since Saturday, with all but one of them clustered near Wichita. The Kansas Geological Survey reports that...

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Wooden Metsä Pavilion - Designing the Optimal Structure for a Unique Building

The structural design of the Metsä Pavilion has been optimised to be as simple as possible so this...

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20 Million People Have Fled Their Homes Because Of 'Climate Chaos' Since 2008: Oxfam

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) ― Fiercer weather and worsening wildfires drove more than 20...

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Fake quake machine to make Missourians shake

Just as authorities have used the backdrop of a prison to scare juvenile delinquents into staying out of trouble, Missouri officials are buying a piece...

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Supergirl recap: Lena Luthor is lonely, y'all

Intersecting threats in the Supergirl midseason finale challenge the Super-friends to put their trust in change and second chances, and because it’s...

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Climate crisis forcing 20 million people a year from their homes, Oxfam says

This makes the climate the biggest driver of internal displacement for the period, with the world's...

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Cluster of six earthquakes over 27 hours shakes near Wichita, Kansas geologists say

Seismologists with the Kansas Geological Survey recorded a cluster of earthquakes this weekend near Wichita in Sedgwick County, KS. They struck Saturday and Sunday mornings. The strongest was a 3.1 magnitude.

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What can undersea cables tell us about earthquakes? | ZDNet

Researchers employed 20 kilometers (pink) of a 51-kilometer undersea fiber-optic cable as a seismic...

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A new way to detect underwater earthquakes

Thousands of miles of undersea cables support our voracious demand for communication. In the future, they also could reveal watery earthquakes. In a...

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A network of cables at the bottom of the ocean is helping scientists detect earthquakes

A network of deep-sea cables near Monterey Bay, California, is helping researchers detect seismic...

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What to do when earthquakes strike and how to prepare for them

Living in Alaska, a state with more large earthquakes than anywhere else in the nation, means it’s...

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The Los Angeles Times Business Directory: Coupons, restaurants, entertainment, and hotels in Los...

Los Angeles, California Businesses - Ads and Coupons from Top Restaurants, Shopping, Nightlife, Entertainment, Services and More from the The Los Angeles Times

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Albania earthquake death toll climbs to 40

The death toll from from one of the worst earthquakes to strike Albania in two decades has risen to 40. Hopes are fading of anyone being found alive...

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San Jose Earthquakes linked to Liga MX top scorer Alan Pulido, report says

The Earthquakes already employ the top goal scorer in MLS history, and they’re looking to add...

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Upper-plate rigidity determines depth-varying rupture behaviour of megathrust earthquakes

Models compiled from subduction zones worldwide show that the elastic properties of the rock...

discovered 3 months ago on Nature
Underwater internet cables can detect offshore earthquakes

Fibre-optic cables are good for speedy downloads – and for detecting earthquakes. Nathaniel Lindsey...

discovered 3 months ago on New Scientist
Earthquakes in Eastern Europe are all part of the same 'cluster'

Recent earthquakes in Albania, Bosnia and Crete are all part of the same 'cluster' of quakes,...

discovered 3 months ago on Daily Mail
Meet the Sneddens, New Zealand's cricketingest family

Sixty-one thousand anxious fans gasped through the heart-stopping last minutes of that thrilling...

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Several minor earthquakes have struck British Columbia this week

A series of earthquakes have been reported in British Columbia over the past week with the most...

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California is famous for earthquakes and wildfires — but don't forget about its volcanoes

Margaret Mangan didn't sleep well in the weeks following the Ridgecrest, Calif., earthquakes. The...

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Thailand earthquake: High rise buildings sway as quake hits Bangkok and Laos

The epicentre of the 6.1 magnitude quake was just inside Sainyabuli province in Laos and was felt in...

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Greenest Election Pledges Ever Emerge From Key Parties in U.K.

Britain’s main political parties agree on one thing in this election season: The environment needs...

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Newsletter: The L.A. earthquake safety revolution

In 2016, Los Angeles launched a program to find and fix “soft-story” apartment buildings — those perched above parking spaces with little support and at risk of collapse in a major earthquake ...

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Disasters Don’t Deter Trump in His Drive to Deregulate Industry

The Trump administration’s move to relax an Obama-era chemical safety regulation put in place after...

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Richard Modee’s newly released “It Is Done: Earthquakes: From Genesis to Revelation” shares a...

“It Is Done: Earthquakes: From Genesis to Revelation”: an important read that carries knowledge and...

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Editorial: Ensure reliable cellphone coverage during wildfires

California can’t go another year without ensuring reliable cellphone coverage in the event of a...

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Dangerous L.A. apartments that could collapse in an earthquake are being fixed quickly

Now, 27% of Los Angeles’ 11,400 dangerous wood-frame apartments are retrofitted to better resist earthquakes. Among the regions with the most “soft-story” buildings, 29% of ...

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How likely is an earthquake in South, Midwest? The Big One could be coming

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, more than a dozen people reported feeling the quake as far...

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Earthquakes are making Japan think twice about banning smartphones in schools — Contributions

Flooding is a tragic reality for many parts of the UK today – and flooding will also become more common and more extreme with climate change. The Met Office believes that intense rainfall associated ...

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New study blames some fracking practices for Eagle Ford earthquakes

Some common hydraulic fracturing practices are causing earthquakes in the Eagle Ford Shale of South Texas, a new study reveals.

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5.4, 6.3 Earthquakes Rattle Southern Mexico

A 5.4-magnitude earthquake has rattled the southern Pacific coast of Mexico before dawn, just hours after a 6.3 quake. The U.S. Geological Survey said the two quakes occurred at almost the same ...

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Earthquake measuring 6.1 in magnitude hits Laos

Bangkok locals 280km away felt mild shaking. High-rise buildings in the city swayed for about 30 seconds. Earthquakes of 4.6 and 5.7 hit the same area...

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Scientists find evidence of ancient quakes in Grand Teton National Park

Researchers have found evidence of two colossal quakes that shook the Grand Teton National Park area...

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Does Car Insurance Cover Damage Caused By Earthquakes - Find Out More

For more info and free car insurance quotes online, visit...

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Spontaneous 'micro-earthquakes' in the brain are helping you sleep

Here's what a good night's sleep and earthquakes have in common. Upon first glance, sleep appears to...

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Earthquake: 3.4 quake registered near Ridgecrest, Calif.

Geological Survey. The earthquake occurred 28 miles from California City, 58 miles from Barstow, 62 miles from Tehachapi and 63 miles from Rosamond. In the past 10 days, there have been five ...

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Can a UNICORN outrun earthquakes?

Color contours indicate the presumed fault slip distribution of the 1700 Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake. Each year, anywhere from a few hundred to...

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Is the back door being left open to fracking?

Conservatives have been accused of harbouring ambitions to resurrect the fracking industry if they win the general election. Last month, the government...

discovered 4 months ago on BBC News
Earthquakes Sign 14-Year-Old Goalkeeper From Salinas

The San Jose Earthquakes have signed the second-youngest player in Major League Soccer history to a professional contract. The team announced Monday that...

discovered 4 months ago on NBC Bay Area
Biggest California earthquake in decades ruptured on at least 24 faults

New research shows that the Ridgecrest earthquakes that began in July ruptured at least two dozen...

discovered 4 months ago on Los Angeles Times
Several small earthquakes strike El Centro in Imperial County

A series of small earthquakes hit El Centro, Calif., on Monday evening, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. An average of 234 earthquakes with magnitudes ...

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Small earthquakes felt in Payson area Monday

Payson residents wondering if they felt an earthquake Monday morning most likely did. According to the Payson Fire and Rescue a micro-quake of 1.9...

discovered 4 months ago on Provo Daily Herald
Oklahoma Appeals Court Upholds Class Action Status for Earthquake Lawsuit

The Oklahoma Court of Civil Appeals has upheld the class action designation of a lawsuit against an...

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'Deep rumble' as earthquakes felt near Glen Coe

Two small earthquakes were felt in Glen Coe on Wednesday evening. People who live in and around Ballachulish, near Glenceo village, have also told of...

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What Human-Made Earthquakes Mean for Fracking: QuickTake

Perhaps no side effect attracts as much opposition to fracking, however, as the earthquakes...

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Rebirth, angst and the 'new normal' of California wildfires

Tina Chandler walks outside her home and sniffs the air. So does the fear of the monstrous winds of...

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Earthquake: 4.9 quake reported near Waimea, Hawaii

A magnitude 4.9 earthquake was reported at 8:35 a.m. Monday 16 miles from Waimea, Hawaii, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The earthquake occurred 16 miles from Hilo, Hawaii, 27 miles ...

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In Japan Stone Tablets Keep Memory Of Past Tsunamis Alive

Japan is a country with a long history of disastrous earthquakes and tsunamis. Tsunami are most...

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West Texas has been hit by over 7,000 earthquakes in the last 10 years

Over 7,000 earthquakes have hit West Texas since 2019, scientists have found. This represents a...

discovered 4 months ago on Newsweek
Dest in US squad for CONCACAF Nations League games

Los Angeles (AFP) - Netherlands-born teenager Sergino Dest was named in the United States squad for upcoming CONCACAF Nations League qualifiers on Monday...

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Gatchalian urges emergency funding for the repair of quake-hit schools

Following the earthquakes that struck parts of Mindanao this week, Senator Win Gatchalian urged the...

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Pulisic, Bradley out of U.S. Nations League squad

Christian Pulisic and Michael Bradley have both been ruled out of the upcoming CONCACAF Nations League matches against Canada and Cuba. U.S. manager...

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Earthquakes in West Texas have dramatically increased, according to new University of Texas study

By Stacy Fernández, The Texas Tribune Nov. 4, 2019 “Earthquakes in West Texas have dramatically...

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Pulisic, Bradley out of USMNT squad for vital Canada clash

Christian Pulisic and Michael Bradley have been left of the U.S. men's national team's 23-man squad...

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Fracking may indeed be causing earthquakes in Texas, according to UT study

Since Texas earthquake rates first picked up in 2008, academic scientists, regulators and oil and...

discovered 4 months ago on Dallas Morning News