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Lassen Peak Eruption

Lassen Peak Began Years Of Eruptions 100 Years Ago, Building To Massive Blasts And A National Park

It quietly built up magma for 27,000 years before beginning years-long series of eruptions on May 30th, 1914 and today the national park around Lassen Peak remains a closely observed volcanic hot spot.

05/29/2014

(CBS)

6.9 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Aegean Sea, Greece

A powerful 6.9 magnitude quake shook the nations of Greece and Turkey overnight, with the most significant shaking felt eleven miles away in Kamariotissa, Greece.

05/24/2014

Image from USGS website showing location of 3.9 earthquake, May 19, 2014. (U.S. Geological Survey)

3.9 Earthquake Rattles San Bernardino County

A 3.9 magnitude earthquake struck an area of Southern California near San Bernardino Monday, according to the U.S. Geologicial Survey.

05/19/2014

California Earthquake generic

Cluster Of Large Bay Area Earthquakes More Likely Instead Of ‘The Big One’

Earthquake research into scenarios for the next ‘big one’ to hit the Bay Area suggests that the region may by hit by more than one large earthquake within a handful of years instead of a single great earthquake which happens once in a century.

05/19/2014

(CBS)

Sizeable Quake Strikes In Water Near Philippines

A powerful earthquake struck the Philippines at 6:16 p.m. local time, 2 a.m. here in the Bay Area.

05/15/2014

Seismometer

Swarm Of Earthquakes Rattles East Bay

There were three earthquakes in five hours in the East Bay Saturday.

05/03/2014

Seismometer

2.7 Magnitude Quake Hits Southeast Of Livermore

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.7 struck about 5 southeast of Livermore Saturday morning.

05/03/2014

(SUTANTA ADITYA/AFP/Getty Images)

3 Minor Earthquakes Strike Near Stanford Overnight

The USGS reports that a pair of very small earthquakes hit near the Santa Clara-San Mateo County borders overnight.

04/24/2014

A magnitude 6.7 earthquake struck near British Columbia's Vancouver Island Wednesday night. (CBS)

Magnitude 6.6 Earthquake Hits Near Vancouver Island

A magnitude 6.6 quake was recorded Wednesday night in the Pacific Ocean off the northwest corner of British Columbia’s Vancouver Island, the U.S. Geological Survey’s National Earthquake Information Center said.

04/23/2014

New Guinea Quake

Strong Earthquake Strikes Off Papua New Guinea, Tsunami Warning Issued

A powerful earthquake has struck off the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage, but a tsunami warning was in effect.

04/19/2014

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