- Scientists: Recent LA quakes likely not linked to oil field Updated: May-04-15 1:52 pm
LOS ANGELES - Scientists say recent small earthquakes in southwestern Los Angeles County are likely due to tectonics, not activities at the Inglewood Oil Field.
- 3 Idaho quakes rattle residents from Washington to Montana Updated: Apr-24-15 2:25 pm
BOISE, Idaho - Three earthquakes up to magnitude-4.2 and nearly a half-dozen aftershocks jolted northern Idaho, with residents from Washington state to Montana saying they felt the tremors.
- Oklahoma geology group links earthquakes to oil waste wells Updated: Apr-21-15 6:25 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma Geological Survey said Tuesday it is "very likely" that most of the state's recent earthquakes were triggered by the subsurface injection of wastewater from oil and natural gas drilling operations.
- 'The Rock' - of geology - brings joy to Texas campus Updated: Apr-05-15 11:52 am
WICHITA FALLS, Texas - Geology students at Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls have something new on campus to study: a salmon-colored, nearly 3-ton, 535-million-year old rock discovered on a trash site.