Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano had an explosive past. Might it also have a dangerous future?
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The US Geological Survey wants us to be prepared for severe flooding. Flooding that could cause more damage and be even deadlier than a large earthquake.
Massive Die-Offs, Oil and DNA Sequencing: 2011 started off with a bang—science news-wise.
Researchers are racing to find the cause of beak deformities that have been found across many different species of birds in the Pacific Northwest and Alaska.
Large earthquakes like the one that hit Chile this week are rare, and they do more than just devastate an area—they shorten days!
In 2008 a team of scientists warned that a large earthquake could hit Haiti. Local geologist Carol Prentice, who was part of that team, discusses how they came to that conclusion and how the Bay Area could be next.