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More than 2,500 people died when a powerful magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck Morocco on Sept. 8.
Reference Earthquakes, hurricanes and volcanoes have taken countless lives and caused immeasurable damage throughout history.
New research claims that giant space rocks hit Earth far more often than has been estimated. But some scientists are skeptical.
A handful of regions around the world regularly unleash terrifyingly large earthquakes. Here are the 20 largest earthquakes on record.
Earth can still be saved, but we've seen plenty of cautionary tales and worst-case scenarios on the big screen. Here are our picks for the best disaster movies.
Here are six real and sometimes unpredictable threats that Americans should be prepared for.
An International Space Station astronaut photographed Hurricane Ian as the powerful storm battered Florida. NASA, SpaceX and others have postponed launches from the Space Coast.
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