Nov 08, 2020 · In July 2009, McNutt was announced as President Obama's nominee to be the next director of the United States Geological Survey and science adviser to the United States Secretary of the Interior. The Senate unanimously approved her nomination on October 21. 
Nov 17, 2020 · Due to the flat terrain, flooding in Delaware was described by the United States Geological Survey as "comparably mild". Flooding along the Brandywine Creek was at least the fifth highest in 45 years. Flooding was worst in the northernmost portion of the state. Flooding began in many streams in eastern Pennsylvania on August 18.
1 day ago · In the eastern United States, the rock is much older, and earthquake energy can therefore spread farther and have a greater impact. A magnitude 5.5 eastern U.S. earthquake can usually be felt as far as 300 mi (483 km) from its origin, and sometimes causes damage as far away as 25 mi (40 km).
Nov 13, 2020 · Castaic is 38 miles (61 km) northwest of Los Angeles Union Station and directly northwest of the city of Santa Clarita. Castaic is known for its decades-long range war in the late 19th and early 20th centuries that resulted in dozens of deaths before hostilities ceased in 1916.
Nov 02, 2020 · The slope sediments in the Arctic contain a huge quantity of frozen methane and other gases -- known as hydrates. Methane has a warming effect 80 times stronger than carbon dioxide over 20 years. The United States Geological Survey has previously listed Arctic hydrate destabilization as one of four most serious scenarios for abrupt climate change.
Nov 10, 2020 · magnitude 9.0 - 9.1 (Mw) undersea megathrust earthquake off the coast of Japan that occurred at 14:46 JST (05:46 UTC) on 11 March 2011
5 days ago · From Wikipedia: Robert Marshall (January 2, 1901 – November 11, 1939) was an American forester, writer and wilderness activist who is best remembered as the person who spearheaded the 1935 founding of the Wilderness Society in the United States. Marshall developed a love for the outdoors as a young child.
6 days ago · Juli 2010 im Internet Archive) von United States Geological Survey (USGD) (USA) – Seite nicht erreichbar 15. April 2016. April 2016. Alle Erdbeben (einer Intensität ≥ 1) der jeweils letzten Woche (englisch)
El terremoto principal fue posterior a una larga serie de terremotos previos, que comenzaron con un temblor de 7,2 M W el día 9 de marzo de 2011, aproximadamente a 40 kilómetros de distancia de donde se produjo el terremoto del 11 de marzo, y seguido de otros tres el mismo día de la catástrofe que excedieron los 6 M W de magnitud. 
4 days ago · Индијски океан је главна рута која повезује Блиски Исток, Африку и Источну Азију с Европом и Америкама.