Southern San Andreas overdue for large quake
February 10, 2011, 1:44 p.m. by OurAmazingPlanet Inc.
The valley of Coachella in California is home to music fests, but scientists are now learning key details about a different kind of rocking there — they're teasing out details of a mysterious part of the San Andreas fault.
Is oil and gas production causing earthquakes in Arkansas?
December 14, 2010, 5:55 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
Guy, Ark., has been hit with hundreds of earthquakes in the last few months, leaving many trying to figure out what is causing all the shaking.
Eruption on Indonesia fans public's fears of chain reaction
November 2, 2010, 4:28 p.m. by OurAmazingPlanet Inc.
Sandwiched between the two earthquake belts, the islands experience some of the most powerful volcanic eruptions and strongest quakes on Earth.
10 great escapes
October 12, 2010, 4:39 p.m.
Whether it's Steve McQueen or 'Los 33' miners in Chile, there's something that fascinates about tales of unlikely rescues and escapes.