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May 7, 2018
S new fissure erupted near fissures 2 and 7, beginning with small lava spattering at about 8:44 p.m. on Saturday, May 5. By 9 p.m., lava fountains as high as about 230 feet were erupting from the fissure. Photo courtesy of the U.S. Geological Survey.play button
'This is heartbreaking': Lava burns more homes on Hawaii's Big Island as new fissures form
May 7, 2018 - 8:12am
May 5, 2018
A photo provided by the U.S. Geological Survey of volcanic ash spewing from the Pu’u ‘O’o crater on Hawaii's Kilauea volcano in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, May 3, 2018. Volcanic eruptions that forced evacuations on the island of Hawaii brought a new threat on Friday: High levels of sulfur dioxide gasses that can be dangerous for children and older adults. (U.S. Geological Survey via The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Hawaii is rocked by strongest earthquake in four decades after volcano erupts
May 5, 2018 - 12:42pm
February 9, 2018
 wastewater injection well in Prague, Okla. Oklahoma is by far the state most affected by earthquakes triggered by human activity — primarily oil and gas operations — according to a map released by the United States Geological Survey on April 23, 2015. (Nick Oxford/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
New breed of fracking earthquakes sends warning to oil drillers
February 9, 2018 - 12:54pm
January 23, 2018
Via the United States Geological Service
Tsunami warnings lifted in some areas after massive quake off Alaska
January 23, 2018 - 7:50am
September 20, 2017
People remove debris from a collapsed building following an earthquake in Mexico City on Sept. 19, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Alejandro Cegarra.
Mexico City residents search through the night for survivors of quake that killed more than 200
September 20, 2017 - 7:04am
September 19, 2017
Buildings topple as 7.2 magnitude quake hits Mexico
September 19, 2017 - 2:57pm
September 8, 2017
People stand in line to register in a shelter after they were evacuated from their coastal town after an earthquake struck off the southern coast, in Tapachula, Mexico September 8, 2017. REUTERS/Jose Torres
At least 58 dead as massive earthquake strikes off Mexico coast
September 8, 2017 - 4:12pm
Fallen trees are seen blocking a road after an earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county, Ngawa prefecture, Sichuan province, China August 8, 2017. CNS/Chen Yunhua via REUTERS
Nine dead, 164 injured in China Sichuan quake
August 8, 2017 - 7:30pm
July 6, 2017
Magnitude-5.8 earthquake strikes in western Montana
July 6, 2017 - 2:27pm
December 8, 2016
USGS reports earthquake magnitude 6.8 off coast of Northern California
December 8, 2016 - 9:12am
November 14, 2016
Local residents Chris and Viv Young look at damage caused by an earthquake along State Highway One near the town of Ward, south of Blenheim on New Zealand's South Island, November 14, 2016. REUTERS/Anthony Phelps
'Utter devastation' after major quake, aftershocks hit New Zealand
November 14, 2016 - 12:20pm
August 25, 2016
A man is rescued alive from the ruins following an earthquake in Amatrice, central Italy, August 24, 2016. REUTERS/Remo Casilli
Italy quake toll hits 250 as rescuers search flattened towns
August 25, 2016 - 1:02pm
August 24, 2016
Rescuers work on a collapsed building following an earthquake in Amatrice, central Italy, August 24, 2016. REUTERS/Ciro De Luca
At least 120 killed as quake flattens towns in central Italy
August 24, 2016 - 3:29pm
April 14, 2016
Firefighters check a collapsed house after an earthquake in Mashiki town, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan, in this photo taken by Kyodo April 15, 2016. Mandatory credit REUTERS/Kyodo
Strong quake in Japan kills at least nine, nuclear plants safe
April 14, 2016 - 6:23pm
May 1, 2015
USD's Nepalese students money for victims of Earthquake
May 1, 2015 - 2:37pm
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