Rescue crews using bulldozers and their bare hands raced to dig out survivors Thursday from a strong earthquake that reduced three central Italian towns to rubble. The death toll rose to 247, but the number of dead and missing ...
Italy's earthquake was a lot weaker than the one in Myanmar, but it did far more damage because it happened at a shallower depth. The Associated Press explains the difference between shallow and deep earthquakes.
A German earthquake monitoring center says that a 7.3 magnitude quake has occurred in the South Atlantic.
Kansas and Oklahoma, which acknowledge that humans are causing earthquakes, have shown they can stop them.