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Oklahoma records largest earthquake in state's history

<i>An earthquake that shook the ground from Illinois to Texas had its epicenter in Oklahoma. Physical damage was minor but questions continue to be</i> …

Nasa releases stunning 360-degree view of Mars taken by Curiosity rover

Nasa have released a stunning 360-degree panorama acquired by the Mastcam on the space agency's Curiosity Mars rover on April 4, 2016.<p>The panorama has been recorded as part of long-term campaign to document the context and details of the geology and landforms along Curiosity's traverse since …

Leonardo DiCaprio compares climate change to slavery

One of the most influential people on the planet took the floor at a United Nations gathering Friday to speak about the pressing issue of climate …

Climate

It's Been a Bad Week For Earthquakes, but Experts Don't See a Seismological Trend

A week ago, the Japanese island of Kyushu in the country’s south was hit by an earthquake that killed at least nine people, injured hundreds of …

Team led by Indian-origin researcher finds new way to predict quakes

Scientists, led by an Indian-origin researcher, have discovered a way to forecast earthquakes based on slow fault movements caused by moving sub …

18 世紀臺灣西南沿海真的發生海嘯嗎?——《科學月刊》

<b>洪奕星/國立臺灣海洋大學應用地球科學研究所教授,多年從事海域和陸上地質研究。退休後轉業為臺北市中崙諮商中心,諮商心理師。</b><p>謎般的海嘯歷史記錄<p>臺灣地區素來有許多關於海嘯的文獻紀錄,在歷經 2004 年南亞海嘯以及 2011 年日本宮城海嘯後,因死傷慘重震驚全世界,也再度掀起國內外研究海嘯的熱潮。臺灣歷史 …

Now It’s Possible To Link A Heat Wave Or Drought To Climate Change, In Real Time

Scientists are getting more assertive about quickly connecting extreme weather to long-term warming trends.<p>Four days and four hours after a powerful storm battered parts of the U.K. last December–breaking national records and leaving 5,000 homes flooded–researchers made a statement: The unusually …

February shatters heat records, becomes hottest month for planet

<b>(CNN) —</b> The month of February broke another heat record for the planet -- the latest in a string of broken monthly records that bring the Earth closer to the symbolic 2 degree Celsius temperature hike predicted to spark catastrophic consequences.<p>February smashed the previous record for the warmest …

Geology Students Find Leicester Fans Celebrating Caused Seismic Activity Spike

In further evidence of football's impact on the natural world, Leicester City's exploits in the Premier League this season are having—quite literally—seismic effects.<p>The Foxes have found themselves creeping toward a remarkable first Premier League title and are five points clear of their nearest …

Soccer