How California is predicting and preparing for the inevitable.
Large aftershocks continue to shake the region
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A scientist due to study the seismic activity near the Three Gorges Dam now turns to listening for the leftovers of the massive Sichuan earthquake
These elite nuclear divers are risking their lives to help save a troubled industry.
Two months worth of shaking hit a peak Friday night in Nevada
The world's longest suspension bridge.
A new energy method could trigger a risky side effect
Oceanography: Scientists get 'em close-up with CaveCam.
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We have the technology to I.D. them near their source, but getting the word out may still be the hardest part
What causes a monster wave? Scientists are drilling seismic hot zones to find out
The devastating earthquake originated close to the surface, thus producing intense shaking
Making a bad situation that much worse