Earthquake News

Mother Nature Network provides the latest earthquake news from a variety of sources, including wire services, bloggers, and other news outlets on the Web. Check here for the latest updates on seismic activity around the world.
Photo of Sendai, Japan: ZUMA Press

Strong earthquake rocks New Zealand

Shigeru Ban's Cardboard Cathedral opens after ungodly delay

Earthquakes trigger release of methane gas

What are the most costly natural disasters? [Infographic]

Alaska's 'screaming' volcano spills its secrets

How earthquakes in Japan trigger quakes at U.S. fracking sites

Why earthquakes make volcanoes sink

How the earth heals itself after an earthquake

Why you should care about Spain's new subduction zone

How seafloor 'breathing' could help earthquake forecasters

What ruby and jade can tell us about Earth's tectonic plates

Sichuan faces second major quake in 5 years [Photos]