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by clammyc
Comment Count 158 comments on Sun Nov 13, 2005 at 05:36 PM PST with 342 Recommends
Last week the temperature in Fukushima Daiichi's #2 reactor vessel - as measured at the "0" position gage - began rising in an erratic manner. Over the weekend the gage shot over 80ºC, causing ...
by Joieau
Comment Count 259 comments on Wed Feb 15, 2012 at 12:28 PM PST with 323 Recommends
The May 2008 Wenchuan earthquake (Mw 7.9) which killed almost 90,000 people and buried whole villages with landslides may have been triggered by the filling of the Zipingpu reservoir behind a high ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 157 comments on Wed Nov 11, 2009 at 07:18 PM PST with 288 Recommends
From NBC News : Before January 2011, Youngstown, Ohio, which is located on the Marcellus Shale, had never experienced an earthquake, at least not since researchers began observations in 1776. ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 137 comments on Wed Sep 04, 2013 at 06:17 PM PDT with 263 Recommends
by media girl
Comment Count 115 comments on Sun Oct 23, 2005 at 10:45 AM PDT with 222 Recommends
Oklahoma had a very busy weekend, at least according to the richter scale. GUTHRIE, Okla. (AP) -- The U.S. Geological Survey has recorded seven small earthquakes shaking central Oklahoma in a span ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 243 comments on Mon Jul 14, 2014 at 05:20 AM PDT with 212 Recommends
For the last year, I and several others have covered the rise in seismicity in Oklahoma and Kansas . The earthquakes in these two states, coupled with earthquakes in Texas, Colorado, and Ohio, ...
by terrypinder
Comment Count 107 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 03:20 PM PDT with 192 Recommends
In a joint release , the U.S. Geological Survey and the Oklahoma Geological Survey are warning advising that the increase of earthquakes above 3.0 on the Richter Scale since October last year has ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 118 comments on Tue May 06, 2014 at 12:32 PM PDT with 182 Recommends
What caused the M5.6 Sunday Nov. 6 quake, the strongest earthquake in Oklahoma's history? Was it a random natural event? Was it directly caused by hydrofracturing (fracking) or oil and gas activities?
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 113 comments on Thu Nov 10, 2011 at 06:26 PM PST with 166 Recommends
The U.S. Geological Survey has backed-up what scientists have been suggesting for years– that deep injection of wastewater is the primary cause of the dramatic rise in detected earthquakes:
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 102 comments on Mon Feb 23, 2015 at 10:06 AM PST with 164 Recommends
The Kansas Community of Pratt was rocked this afternoon with a 4.6 Earthquake. The earthquake, located about 89 miles west of Wichita and close to nearby Pratt is neither the first or largest ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 81 comments on Sat May 23, 2015 at 02:31 PM PDT with 153 Recommends
As per special request--someone asked me to expand upon a comment at another diary regarding the flub by Bobby Jindal {some time ago} when he strongly suggested that we end our Volcano Hazards ...
by GreenMother
Comment Count 189 comments on Wed Feb 20, 2013 at 06:19 PM PST with 145 Recommends
(phillyworkersvoice) Scientists aren't willing ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 120 comments on Wed Dec 14, 2011 at 06:00 AM PST with 143 Recommends
A series of earthquakes rattled the Irving, Texas area Northern Texas had nine earthquakes in a nine hour period yesterday, ranging from 2.3-3.6-magnitude.
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 219 comments on Wed Jan 07, 2015 at 07:14 AM PST with 136 Recommends
by mataliandy
Comment Count 592 comments on Sun Oct 15, 2006 at 11:16 AM PDT with 136 Recommends
That something strange is going on beneath the central and eastern US is not in doubt. Since 2008, there has been a remarkable rise in seismicity, a good deal of it attributed to anthropogenic causes.
by terrypinder
Comment Count 67 comments on Mon Jul 07, 2014 at 10:25 AM PDT with 120 Recommends
Blame for the surge in earthquakes in Oklahoma over the past five years is ...
by Dartagnan
Comment Count 88 comments on Fri Apr 03, 2015 at 06:12 PM PDT with 116 Recommends
This is an update on the situation at North Anna's two PWRs since the Cuckoo Earthquake of August 23, 2011. For those who aren'...
by Joieau
Comment Count 196 comments on Fri Sep 16, 2011 at 12:51 PM PDT with 99 Recommends
A large area of the midcontinent region of North America may be capable of producing devastating earthquakes like the ones that happened 200 years ago in New Madrid, Missouri according to ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 72 comments on Fri Jan 27, 2012 at 06:10 AM PST with 98 Recommends
A study by researchers at the U.S. Geological Survey just published by the Seismological Society of America has ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 67 comments on Thu Apr 05, 2012 at 12:52 PM PDT with 94 Recommends