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Standard advice about preparing for disasters focuses on building shelters and stockpiling things like food, water and...
A new study by a team of researchers, including one from the University of California, Riverside, found that the fault...
Santa Monica’s safety rules would go beyond what Los Angeles has done by requiring not only wood apartments and...
Strike-slip faults often seem like the least complex faults out of the bunch compared to thrust and normal faults, but...
Fieldwork is a fundamental part of the geosciences, and there is a longstanding tradition of teaching field methods as...

Recent Earthquakes

Earthquakes can happen at any time! See recent earthquakes of magnitude 2.5 or greater in California and Nevada: