Remote Nevada Quakes Could Have Been DisasterThe head of the University of Nevada's Seismological Laboratory says a trio of significant earthquakes that struck a remote area along the Sierra's eastern front early Wednesday were big enough to cause as much as $1 billion damage if they'd been centered beneath a big city.
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.
100 Quakes In 10 DaysSeismically-active northern Nevada has felt a hundred temblors since January 21st
Study: Earthquakes Make Gold Out Of WaterAccording to the findings of a new study, earthquakes could have the power to turn water into gold.
Scientists: Iceland's Grimsvotn Volcano Erupting