At first, it was 2011 all over again.
Australians rely on government organisations to protect us from and advise us of natural dangers that are reasonably foreseeable.
The tsunami warnings from the latest New Zealand earthquake show how important it is for people to be prepared for such an event.
At least two people have died in the magnitide 7.5 earthquake that struck New Zealand's South Island early on Monday, local time.
Stanford geophysicists have compiled the most detailed maps yet of the geologic forces controlling the locations, types and magnitudes of earthquakes in Texas and Oklahoma.
It's one of those coping skills that come with living in earthquake country: Putting the risk out of your mind until that moment you feel the shaking.
Historical sleuthing has turned up evidence for a possible link between oil production and a handful of damaging earthquakes that took place in the Los Angeles Basin during its oil boom in the early 20th century, according ...
A new publication from the Kentucky Geological Survey at the University of Kentucky concludes that the national earthquake hazard maps developed by the U.S. Geological Survey seriously overstate the hazard in the New Madrid ...
The third powerful earthquake to hit Italy in two months spared human life Sunday but struck at the nation's identity, destroying a Benedictine cathedral, a medieval tower and other beloved landmarks that had survived the ...
The powerful tremors which shook central Italy on Wednesday were the product of a new earthquake rather than aftershocks from one that devastated the town of Amatrice in August, Italian experts say.