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7.9 Magnitude Earthquake in Alaska Triggers Tsunami Warnings, but Quickly Cancelled

An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.9 struck Monday about 15 miles from Little Sitkin Island, Alaska. The earthquake had a depth of 71 miles, according to seismologists. The Alaska earthquake set off a tsunami warning, but it generated only a small wave. The earthquake occurred about 12:53 p.m. local time with officials sending out the initial tsunami warnings for coastal areas from Nikolski to Attu,... 

Videos of Bison Fleeing Yellowstone have People Questioning Volcano Eruption

Viral videos of Bison fleeing Yellowstone National Park have rumors swirling that the super-volcano located under the park would be erupting soon. Yellowstone National Park dismissed those rumors on Friday about the super-volcano erupting soon. Amy Bartlett said the bison were simply running deeper into the park. “It was a spring-like day and they were frisky. Contrary to online reports, it’s... 

4.4 Magnitude Earthquake Shook Fontana California Today

A 4.4 magnitude Earthquake shook sourthern California early today. The earthquake struck at 1:35 a.m. at a depth of just over 3 miles, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The epicenter was 3 miles north-northwest of Fontana and 4 miles west-northwest of Rialto, about 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles, said USGS seismologist Valerie Thomas. Multiple aftershocks were reported following the... 

Earthquake in California Today at 4.6 Magnitude Shakes Santa Barbara Area

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.6 occurred in the Los Angeles, California area today. According to the U.S. Geological Survey the earthquake hit at 7:38 a.m. and was three miles from Isla Vista, five miles WSW from Goleta, and twelve miles west of Santa Barbara. Initial reports indicated that the quake had a magnitude of 4.9, but was quickly downgraded to a 4.6. Officials say that the quake started... 

Earthquake in California at 5.7 Magnitude Felt Across Northern Area

A magnitude 5.7 earthquake hit Northern California and was felt across a large area, according to officials. The earthquake happened around 8:47 p.m. on Thursday night, and its epicenter was 27 miles southwest of Susanville and seven miles west northwest of Greenville, about 150 miles northeast of Sacramento, and zero feet deep, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The California earthquake was... 

Earthquake Today in Ontario, Quebec Canada with Magnitude-5.1

An earthquake in Canada was felt through the Quebec and eastern Ontario areas on Friday morning. Tremors could be felt as far away as Hamilton. Earthquakes Canada reported two earthquake events on Friday morning with the first one being a 5.1 magnitude earthquake at 9:43 a.m. near Shawville, Quebec and a second 4.2 magnitude quake near Braeside, Ontario at 9:53 a.m. Simone Paul who works at the University... 

Oklahoma Earthquake Wakes the State in the Early Morning

Oklahoma was woke up in the wee hours of the morning multiple times because of earthquakes shaking the state. Five earthquakes total shook Oklahoma today, on Tuesday, April 16. USGS geophysicist Jana Pursley says the earthquakes began with a 3.0 magnitude around 1:45 a.m. Tuesday and all were centered northeast of Oklahoma City. A 4.3 magnitude earthquake happened today at 1:56 a.m. with an epicenter... 

Earthquake in California Today: Series of Three Earthquakes with 4.7 Magnitude Felt Across SoCal

A series of three earthquakes trembled Southern California today, Monday, March 11, 2013. The U.S. Geological Survey reported one earthquake measuring at a 4.7 magnitude, and centered 14 miles southwest of La Quinta, Calif., and 23 miles south of Palm Springs, Calif., but was felt over a wide area of Southern California. The quake was at a depth of about eight miles, according to the USGS. According... 

Earthquake in Japan Hours after 2012 Fukushima Aftershock

The US Geological Survey reported a second, weaker earthquake on December 7, 2012 just after midnight JST (6:32am PST) off the east coast of Honshu, Japan. With an estimated magnitude of 4.7, this minor tremor was much smaller than the 7.3 quake that shook northeastern Japan several hours earlier. US Geological Survey reported the epicenter was located at 37.762N 143.637E; or 154 miles east-southeast... 

Climate Reality Project & Al Gore Get Auto Tuned #DirtyWeather #Reality

A pretty big worldwide event has been going on for the past 24 hours and you might have missed it. The finale starts just an hour away at 5:00pm PST 6:00pm CST, 7:00pm EST with Al Gore in NYC. The streaming event was launched on the video streaming platform UStream.tv and promoted on Facebook, Twitter and the website ClimateRealityProject.org. A good breakdown of some of the highlights and how to... 
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