Scientists Predict More Earthquakes In 2018 As Earth SlowsAt a meeting of the Geological Society of America in October, two researchers warned that the world will likely see a 30-percent increase in the number of Magnitude-7 quakes next year.
Mexico Earthquake Rescues: Hour-By-HourThe head of Mexico's national civil defense agency says 225 people are now known to be dead due to the magnitude 7.1 earthquake.
Twitter Abuzz With Mankato Earthquake RumorsThe Blue Earth County Sheriff's Office believes the culprit to be a blast at one of the quarries.
Oklahoma Earthquake Felt Throughout MidwestThe United States Geological Survey said a 5.6 magnitude earthquake happened at 7:02 a.m. Saturday in north-central Oklahoma.
Report: Man-Made Earthquakes Shake Over A Dozen Areas In USMore than a dozen areas in the United States have been shaken in recent years by small earthquakes triggered by oil and gas drilling, a government report released Thursday found.
Study: More People Could Survive A Tsunami If They Walk FasterAbout 5,500 more people could survive a major tsunami hitting the U.S. if they just walk a little faster to higher ground after roads are knocked out, a new study shows.
Wis. Town's Booms Are QuietThe reports of booming in Clintonville have quieted down. Residents started reporting the sounds and shaking March 18 and experts detected a 1.5-magnitude earthquake about two days later.
Loud 'Booms' Are Back In Small Wisconsin TownThe U.S. Geological Survey confirmed a 1.5 magnitude earthquake just west of Green Bay in Clintonville, Wis., last week. Late Tuesday night, another loud "boom" has people fearing round two.
Good Question: Why Are East Coast Quakes So Rare?A 5.8 earthquake is mild by west coast standards, but on the east coast, it is weird stuff.