Earthquakes

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Report: Man-Made Earthquakes Shake Over A Dozen Areas In US

More 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.

04/23/2015

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Study: More People Could Survive A Tsunami If They Walk Faster

About 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.

04/14/2015

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Union Fall To San Jose 1-0

Shea Salinas scored in the 15th minute and the San Jose Earthquakes held on to beat the Philadelphia Union 1-0 on Sunday night.

09/09/2013

(Several Breyer horses from Bernadette Porter's collection toppled from the shelves in her home near Allentown, Pa.  Credit: Frank Porter)

Aftershocks But No Bigger Quake Expected, Says Temple U. Expert

Jonathan Nyquist, chairman of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Temple University, says we shouldn’t be surprised, because earthquakes do happen here occasionally in the Philadelphia area.

08/23/2011