Geology

Strong quake hits east Taiwan, rattles buildings in capital

3 days ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

TAIPEI, Taiwan - A strong 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck Taiwan's east coast Thursday afternoon, according to the island's Central Weather Bureau. TV footage showed at least...
Read more ...

Small fossils with big applications: BP Gulf of Mexico time scale

4 days ago   |   Science Daily

Geologic time scales are critical to understanding the timing, duration, and connection of geologic events. They are not static, and can be improved with research, integration...
Read more ...

Trilobites: It's Warm and Stealthy, and It Killed Yellowstone Trees and Turned Soil Pale

5 days ago   |   NY Times

A growing warm spot in a remote section of the national park was not unexpected, but it sneaked up on the park's volcanologists.
Read more ...

Scientists say Hawaii earthquake unrelated to volcano

5 days ago   |   National Post

KALAOA, Hawaii - Scientists say a weekend earthquake that struck Hawaii was not related to volcanic activity. Researchers at the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory say the...
Read more ...

Boston University professor fired over sex harassment on Antarctica trips

Boston University professor fired over sex harassment on Antarctica trips

6 days ago   |   New York Post

A Boston University geology professor has been fired in connection with sexual harassment allegations from two women during field expeditions to Antarctica, according to...
Read more ...

Professor fired for sexual harassment of student on trip

6 days ago   |   Boston Herald

BOSTON - Boston University has fired a tenured geology professor accused of violating the school's sexual harassment policies during research trips to Antarctica in 1997 and...
Read more ...

Magnitude 5.3 earthquake hits Hawaii; no risk of tsunami

7 days ago   |   National Post

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii - The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 5.3 earthquake hit the west side of the Big Island of Hawaii. The agency says the quake hit about 5 p.m...
Read more ...

Indonesia says tsunami possible after quake off Sulawesi

9 days ago   |   National Post

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Indonesia's geophysics agency said a tsunami is possible after a strong earthquake struck Friday east of Sulawesi island. The U.S. Geological Survey said...
Read more ...

Earthquake: 3.5-magnitude quake hits near San Bernardino, USGS says

10 days ago   |   ABC

A 3.5-magnitude earthquake struck near San Bernardino early Thursday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
Read more ...

Fingerprints of Venus Transformation May Be Hidden in Plain Sight

Fingerprints of Venus Transformation May Be Hidden in Plain Sight

11 days ago   |   Space

The transformation of a water-rich Venus to an overheated world may be preserved in its complex geological features.
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

World leaders including Pope Francis, Donald Trump, and Barack Obama offered...

World leaders including Pope Francis, Donald Trump, and Barack Obama offered their support after Easter Sunday bombings in Sri Lanka claimed hundreds of lives

On Easter Sunday, a series of at least eight bomb attacks went off across Sri Lanka and the main targets were churches and hotels. The attacks reportedly killed at least 207... Read more ...

Pope denounces 'cruel violence' of Sri Lanka Easter attack

Pope denounces 'cruel violence' of Sri Lanka Easter attack

Pope Francis denounced the "cruel violence" of the Easter Sunday slaughter of Christians and foreigners in Sri Lanka as he celebrated the most joyful moment on the Christian... Read more ...

At least 138 dead in Sri Lanka bomb attacks targeting churches on Easter Sunday

At least 138 dead in Sri Lanka bomb attacks targeting churches on Easter Sunday

The blasts, reported to have occurred at churches in Kochchikade, Negombo and Batticaloa, targeted worshippers as they attended Easter services. Read more ...

Sri Lanka Explosions Target Churches and Hotels, Killing At Least 138

Sri Lanka Explosions Target Churches and Hotels, Killing At Least 138

Blasts were reported at three churches and three hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday. Read more ...

At least 2 Americans died in the Sri Lanka Easter Sunday bombings that...

At least 2 Americans died in the Sri Lanka Easter Sunday bombings that claimed hundreds of lives

On Easter Sunday, eight bombs went off across Sri Lanka , killing at least 207 people and injuring more. 27 foreigners were killed in the attacks on churches and hotels... Read more ...

‘Hour of grief': Pakistan's PM Khan condemns ‘horrific terrorist attack' in...

‘Hour of grief': Pakistan's PM Khan condemns ‘horrific terrorist attack' in Sri Lanka

The leader of Pakistan joined international condemnation of the series of bombing attacks, which targeted Sri Lanka's churches and luxury hotels on Easter Sunday. Read more ...

Democrats tiptoe around Trump impeachment question

Democrats tiptoe around Trump impeachment question

Key House Democrats tread carefully on Sunday about whether they should pursue impeachment proceedings against President Trump following the release of special counsel Robert... Read more ...

The architecture of Omaha's St. Cecelia Cathedral

The architecture of Omaha's St. Cecelia Cathedral

This Easter Sunday, KETV NewsWatch 7 looks at the history and architecture of Omaha's St. Cecelia Cathedral. Read more ...

Solskjaer's latest setback as Everton crushes Man United 4-0

Solskjaer's latest setback as Everton crushes Man United 4-0

LIVERPOOL, England - In the latest setback since Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was handed the manager's job on a permanent basis, Everton humiliated Manchester United 4-0 in the Premier... Read more ...

PSG wins French league after 2nd-place Lille fails to win

PSG wins French league after 2nd-place Lille fails to win

PARIS - Paris Saint-Germain clinched the French league title without kicking a ball as second-place Lille could only draw 0-0 at Toulouse on Sunday. Read more ...