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.
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.
Experts Exploring Link Between Natural Gas Drilling & EarthquakesSome places that rarely have earthquakes are having them now, and officials have linked some of them to fracking or related activities.
Ohio Officials Putting In Place Earthquake Preparedness PlansThere were 11 earthquakes in eastern Ohio in 2011. Most of them were not very powerful and caused little damage, but some people are asking about emergency plans if a major quake hits the area.