Southwest's Earthquake Spike Linked to Injection Wells
fracking
September 15th, 2014
A dramatic increase in earthquakes in New Mexico and Colorado was triggered by wastewater injection wells.
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Flawed Fracking Wells Taint Pennsylvania's Drinking Water
fracking
September 15th, 2014
New research makes a direct link between Pennsylvania's tainted drinking water and leaky fracking wells in the Marcellus Shale.
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Calm Before the Quake? Turkey May Be Due for the Big One
Turkey earthquake fault
September 15th, 2014
A powerful earthquake of magnitude 7 or greater may be building up along a now-quiet fault on the coast of Istanbul, a new study finds.
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Hurricane Odile Pounds Baja, Heads Toward US
Hurricane Odile damage
September 15th, 2014
Hurricane Odile hit the Mexican resort city of Cabo San Lucas Sunday night, tying the record for the strongest hurricane ever recorded on the Baja Peninsula.
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Spectacular Auroras Light Up Alaska Skies (Photos)
Victor Chinn captured this aurora photo on Sept. 12, 2014, near Cleary Summit, Alaska.
September 13th, 2014
The solar storms currently affecting Earth have created stunning northern lights displays for skywatchers.
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Warming Air Was Trigger for Antarctic Ice Shelf Collapse
The breakup of Antarctica's Larsen B ice shelf
September 12th, 2014
The spectacular 2002 collapse of Antarctica's Larsen B ice shelf was caused by surface melting.
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