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Ben Hutchison investigates if Tuesday's underground fire near the Milwaukee Public Market could be a part of a bigger problem.
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2 hrs ago | Science Daily
Floods of molten lava may sound like the stuff of apocalyptic theorists, but history is littered with evidence of such past events where vast lava outpourings originating deep in the Earth accompany the breakup of continents.
6 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times
UMD creates program for miners on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/minnesota/2014/04/23/umd-creates-program-miners/8055063/ The University of Minnesota Duluth is creating a new program to turn out more graduates who can work in the mining field.
9 hrs ago | The Review
A concerned citizens' group in a northeast Ohio region where earthquakes have been tied to fracking says it won't take the word of state regulators that new permitting guidelines adequately address public safety.
14 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal
Oilsands giant CNRL won approval to resume pumping high-pressure steam into wells on its Cold Lake lease near four sites where bitumen continues to leak to the surface uncontrolled.
A sudden temblor in Erda - the first earthquake with an epicenter in Tooele County since 1997 - has become the talk of the town since it shook up local residents on Saturday.Though small - magnitude 3.2, according to the University of Utah Seismograph Stations - - the earthquake's proximity to Erda gave local residents a good jolt around ... (more)
The Colorado River flows through the Grand Canyon. A federal study found that fish in the Grand Canyon and 20 other national parks in the West have trace amounts of mercury.
According to the Oklahoma Geological Survey , the first one, a 2.9 magnitude earthquake, was recorded at 3:04 a.m. Its epicenter was located three miles south of Langston and eight miles east of Guthrie.
A 4.4-magnitude earthquake has struck Slovenia southwest of the country's capital, Ljubljana, at a depth of 12.4 kilometers, says USGS.
A shallow magnitude 3.2 earthquake was reported early Tuesday morning five miles from Cobb, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey .
Federal scientists studied mercury contamination in 21 Western national parks for years and last week announced bad news for Yosemite National Park -- the worst-tainted fish in the entire study was in a lake not far from Tioga Road.
I have just written the world's worst science research paper: More than incompetent, it's a mess of plagiarism and meaningless garble.
Under the Greenland ice sheet, scientists from the University of Vermont have found evidence of an ancient tundra landscape.
Officials are crediting quick response by deputies in the arrest of two men suspected of burglarizing a home near Clinton.
IN 1896, De Beers was given a monopoly over any discoveries of diamond deposits in Rhodesia.
An earthquake rattled near Edmond, Oklahoma, Sunday afternoon. According to the Oklahoma Geological Survey, a 3.5 magnitude earthquake was recorded at 2:07 p.m. Its epicenter was located eight miles north of Edmond, eight miles south, southwest of Guthrie, 17 miles north, northeast of Warr Acres, and 20 miles north of Oklahoma City, according to ... (more)