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2014/09/12 18:27
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... with a fan club One hundred years ago, a group of men sailed to the northern coast of Alaska to find a land mass rumored to protrude from the Arctic Ocean. They did not find the land....
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2014/09/10 14:51
2014/09/10 14:51
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... out. The decline was not steady and was most severe in the mid-’80s before moderating, the USGS said. Taylor said the goal of the study, published last week in the online journal Marine...
2014/09/08 19:18
2014/09/08 19:18
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... group of top-priority volcanoes includes 19 High and Moderate threat volcanoes in Alaska and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands that currently have no real-time...
2014/09/05 14:51
2014/09/05 14:51
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One hundred years ago, a group of men sailed to the northern coast of Alaska to find a land mass rumored to protrude from the Arctic Ocean. They did not find the land. After wintering in the north,...
2014/08/29 19:17
2014/08/29 19:17
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... public and scientific government services. According to a recent study commissioned by USGS, enhanced elevation data could generate as much as $13 billion in benefits each year. The...
2014/08/28 22:43
2014/08/28 22:43
18d
... wilderness makes up only about 5 percent of the nation. (If you exclude Alaska and put all the Lower 48's designated wilderness in one state, it would be the size of...
2014/08/28 13:31
2014/08/28 13:31
18d
... size to the volcano at Yellowstone. A new study from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) suggests that the ash cloud from a Yellowstone supereruption would blanket the Rocky Mountains...
2014/08/25 22:34
2014/08/25 22:34
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Oregon on the list of 16 states at the highest risk from earthquakes. The others, according to the USGS, are Alaska, Arkansas, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Kentucky, Missouri, Montana,...
2014/08/25 20:41
2014/08/25 20:41
21d
... cost figures not adjusted for inflation, according to the Insurance Information Institute and USGS: 1. January 17, 1994: The 6.7 quake that hit California's San Fernando Valley has come to be...
2014/08/24 19:32
2014/08/24 19:32
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... places have a 2 percent chance of experiencing very intense shaking over a 50-year lifespan, USGS project chief Mark Petersen said. Those with lower hazard ratings would experience less...
2014/08/24 17:35
2014/08/24 17:35
22d
Sunday's quake is the strongest non-Alaska temblor to hit the U.S. so far this year, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS). On average, about five quakes of this magnitude or...
2014/08/21 20:19
2014/08/21 20:19
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... is forced to the surface, where it either oozes out as a lava flow, or explodes out. (USGS) Volcanic ash isn’t anything like the soft ashes that are left after you put out a campfire....
2014/08/20 03:50
2014/08/20 03:50
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... in Oklahoma more than anywhere else in the lower 48. According to the US Geological Survey (USGS), since the beginning of 2014, Idaho has had 22 earthquakes magnitude 3.0 or greater, they're...
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2014/08/19 19:34
2014/08/19 19:34
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... "one of the most seismically active regions in the United States. Along with California and Alaska, Nevada ranks in the top three states subject to the most large earthquakes over the last 150...
2014/08/15 03:28
2014/08/15 03:28
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... very much appreciate our ability to help them out in this time,” said Schneider. The Alaska Volcano Observatory says it's helped out in this way many times before. It's one of 5...
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2014/08/14 21:50
2014/08/14 21:50
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... height of the river went from 15.20 to 23.3 feet according to the U.S Geological Survey's (USGS) website. The discharge, or volume rate of water flow, increased from 82,000 to 186,000 cubic...
2014/08/14 12:39
2014/08/14 12:39
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Duncan asked. "There's the setup for a perfect storm." Duncan recently traveled to northernmost Alaska with fellow researchers from the U.S. Department of Agriculture and U.S. Geological Survey to...
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