The Americas have been drifting apart from Europe and Africa at a rate of four centimeters a year, and a new study has revealed the dramatic processes at play.
Floods, landslides, a volcanic eruption and deadly plane crash. It’s only January.
Scientists combed through nearly 30 years of earthquake data to probe huge and mysterious objects near the Earth's core.
A magnitude 6.4 earthquake was the most powerful to hit the island in more than 100 years.
Independent "researchers" are sharing unfounded theories across social media, which have the potential to spread panic and confusion—and have even fooled legitimate government agencies.
The Garlock fault could produce a magnitude 8 earthquake.
Years after the disaster, there are ghost towns in the areas surrounding the plant.
More than 1.81 million tiny quakes hit the region in nearly ten years.
Scientists used the second largest earthquake on record to glimpse the terrain 410 miles under our planet's surface.
Meant to withstand violent impacts, Mexican engineer Reynaldo Vela’s personal protection pods take prehistoric design cues and are part of a broader trend in disaster capitalism.
A massive earthquake on Friday has triggered a tsunami warning for parts of southern Alaska.