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Report: Man-Made Earthquakes Shake Over A Dozen Areas In US

More 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.


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Study: More People Could Survive A Tsunami If They Walk Faster

About 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.



100 Quakes In 10 Days

Seismically-active northern Nevada has felt a hundred temblors since January 21st


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Study: Earthquakes Make Gold Out Of Water

According to the findings of a new study, earthquakes could have the power to turn water into gold.



Scientists: Iceland’s Grimsvotn Volcano Erupting

REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) – Iceland’s most active volcano has started erupting, scientists said Saturday — just over a year after another eruption on the North Atlantic island shut down European air traffic for days. Iceland’s […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/21/2011