A trio of supergiants - red, cool, bright stars at the end of their lives - may be the biggest stars ever identified, astronomers say.
Moderate volcanic earthquakes rocked Taal Volcano on Sunday, causing some residents to flee the area for fear of a possible tsunami, ABS-CBN News learned Monday.
Seeing a meteor is a rare occurrence, although that could be what caught the attention of thousands of north central Wisconsin residents Tuesday night with a bright flash of light and explosive sound.
IT WILL go down as the most extreme example of crying wolf in the history of mankind. Scientists who terrified the life out of millions of people over Christmas by issuing an asteroid strike red ...
The quake occurred at 5:12 a.m. at its epicenter about 60 kilometers (37 miles) southwest of Banda Aceh, the capital of Aceh province, the Survey said on its Web site. A 6.2-magnitude temblor occurred on ...
The Earth is still ringing like a bell about two weeks after the earthquake that shook the Indian Ocean and triggered the tsunamis in Asia, according to Australian scientists here, Xinhua reported.
Merryspring Park's Winter Lecture Series continues on Thursday, January 13th at 2:00 PM with geological consultant Doug Miller of Rockport providing insights to "Roadside and Trailside Geology in the Camden Area".
A leading California geologist repeatedly warned Indonesian officials that an earthquake and tsunami would soon strike their shores, it emerged this weekend.
Culminating more than four years of processing data, NASA and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency have completed Earth's most extensive global topographic map.
Soon after hearing news reports of the tsunami that devastated coastal regions throughout the Indian Ocean, research geophysicist Steven Ward, an expert on tsunami hazards, went to work on his computer.
The location of the recent earthquake that triggered a deadly tsunami in the Indian Ocean came as no surprise to geologists, says Anne Meltzer, a world-renowned seismologist at Lehigh University.
A 9-magnitude undersea earthquake off the west coast of the northern Indonesian island of Sumatra set off massive tidal waves on Sunday morning (26 December), which slammed into coastal towns and villages across south and ...
On the morning of Dec. 26, a 30-foot tsunami crashed into the coasts of Indonesia, Thailand, Sri Lanka and southern India at the speed of a jet plane.
A unique monitoring system in place on the island of Montserrat can record the everyday changes beneath the Soufriere Hills volcano and throughout the island, according to an international team of volcanologists.