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Rock Used As Doorstop For 30 Years Identified As Meteorite Worth Up To $100,000
Central Michigan University geology professor Mona Sirbescu said that she knew "within seconds" that the rock was special.
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Kilauea’s 12,000 Foot-High Ash Triggers Red Alert
A major volcanic eruption is imminent in Hawaii as clouds of ash climb 12,000 feet in the air and Kilauea’s lava lake dips to dangerously low levels.
Hawaii’s Kilauea Eruption Is Worsening
Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano is breaking open new fissures, throwing huge boulders, molten rock and toxic fumes, and putting the whole island at risk of a major steam explosion.
Eruption Of The World's Most Active Volcano Continues To Devastate Hawaii
The eruption of the Kilauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island has forced nearly 2,000 people to evacuate their homes.
7 Work Benefits All SAHMs Need To Offer Themselves (Damn It)
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The bottom line: You’re working from home and you’re entitled to benefits just like the rest of the workforce.
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At Least 5 Killed After Magnitude 6.4 Earthquake Strikes Taiwan
The quake struck about 14 miles northeast of the city of Hualien shortly before midnight.
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Trump Names Former Astronaut And Oil Geologist To Lead Key Scientific Agency
James Reilly, 63, has been tapped for director of the U.S. Geological Survey.
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The Philippines' Most Active Volcano Is On The Verge Of Eruption
It's been spewing ash, lava, and pyroclastic material for more than a week.
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Major Earthquake Strikes Southern Peru
At least one death and dozens of injuries have been confirmed.
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As California Awaits The 'Big One,' Anxieties Loom Over Funding The Earthquake Warning System
The United States is still more than a decade behind Japan in rolling out earthquake alerts, experts say.
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Photos Capture Brutal Devastation Of California Mudslides
"It looked like a World War I battlefield," Santa Barbara County Sheriff Bill Brown said.
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19th-Century German Church Is Demolished To Make Way For Coal Mining
St. Lambertus Cathedral sits on land that is rich with brown coal.
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26 Photos That Show The Natural Disasters Humanity Faced In 2017
Hurricanes, wildfires and floods wreaked havoc.
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Climate Change Could Trigger More Volcanic Eruptions, Study Finds
Expect to see "a lot more volcanic activity in areas of the world where glaciers and volcanoes interact," the lead author says.
4.1 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes East Coast
No injuries have been reported.
Bali Issues Red Alert, Orders Evacuations As Mount Agung Volcano Erupts
Some 24,000 people were evacuated to temporary shelters over the weekend.
As World Turns More Slowly, We Face Earthquake Boom, Scientists Warn
The number of severe quakes could triple next year.
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Mexico Celebrates Day Of The Dead With Tribute To Earthquake Victims
“The parade could be a distraction, a way of escaping,” one parade-goer said.
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ICYMI: Coal Kills And Coal Is Not Dead
Amid all the “war on coal” and climate denial banter, you never hear one basic fact from either side: Coal kills. And far
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Neanderthal Genes Influence A Lot More Of Our Behavior Than We Realize
By Charles Q. Choi, LiveScience
Everything from the way we look to the way we sleep could be affected by their DNA.
Coal power plant, Union of Concerned Scientists
From Anthropocene To Ecocene By 2050?
Professor, conservation biologist (www.oasis-earth.com)
The unprecedented transformation and ecological decline caused by human activities since 1950 has prompted scientists to
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Beyond Disasters And Beyond Coal
Executive Director, Sierra Club
Donald Trump is not going to be able to stop our vision of producing power without pollution.
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