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A major volcanic eruption is imminent in Hawaii as clouds of ash climb 12,000 feet in the air and Kilauea’s lava lake dips to dangerously low levels.
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Since the inception of the National Park Service 100 years ago, individual parks have kept lists of what animals and plants live in them.
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You're more likely to experience a damaging earthquake this year if you live in Oklahoma than if you live in California.
The 7.2 magnitude temblor was felt as far away as New Delhi.
May 29 (Reuters) - An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.0 struck off the southwest coast of Alaska late on Thursday, the U.S
Residents of southwestern Michigan were unexpectedly shaken by a 4.2-magnitude earthquake Saturday, according to the U.S
For the past decade, an epidemic called White-Nose Syndrome has had severe impacts on bat populations throughout North America. The fungus, Pseudogymnoascus destructans, feeds on soft tissues of bats such as their wings and noses.
A recent study by the US Geological Survey found the sensors in our smartphones or similar devices could be used to detect early ground movement to warn people about a potential earthquake.
The temblor was recorded about 66 miles south-southeast of the city of Usulutan with a preliminary magnitude of 7.4 The USGS
California is currently in its third year of a drought. Researchers at the University of California, Davis estimate that
(Reuters) - An earthquake of magnitude 6.6 struck off Guam on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but there were no
A strong earthquake struck off the western coast of Papua New Guinea on Friday, the USGS reported. The 7.3-magnitude temblor
Fluoride causes cancer. Childhood vaccines cause autism. Climate change is a hoax. Where do all these patent mistruths come from?
Is this news dire? No. Does it make me feel much more alarmed about climate change? No. Not by itself. But it starts to make an abstract problem concrete, and it starts to put a global problem into terms that are local, relevant, and familiar.