In Images: Massive Landslide Falls in Alaska

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Landslide falls

Credit: Drake Olson |
Geologists detected reverberations from a landslide in southeastern Alaska on Sunday, Feb. 16, but did not have on-the-ground confirmation of the event…Read More »

until commercial pilot Drake Olson provided these photos taken from his plane on Friday, Feb. 21.   Less «
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Laura Poppick is a contributing writer for Live Science, with a focus on earth and environmental news. Laura has a graduate certificate in science communication from the University of California, Santa Cruz, and a Bachelor of Science degree in geology from Bates College in Lewiston, Maine. Laura has a good eye for finding fossils in unlikely places, will pull over to examine sedimentary layers in highway roadcuts, and has gone swimming in the Arctic Ocean.
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