January 2013: Most Popular
February 3, 2013 | Geology.com News
Giant Squid in the North Pacific
Every Field Geologist Should Know This...
Why Lava Has a Red Glow
Falling Water Levels in the Great Lakes
Eruption at Copahue
How Deep Does Magma Form?
M6.1 Earthquake on the Pacific-Antarctic Ridge
2012: Hottest and Second Most Extreme
The Largest US Earthquake
January 21, 2014 | USGS on YouTube
USGS has released a new video that looks back at the Magnitude 9.2 event now known as "The 1964 Great Alaska Earthquake and Tsunami". This event changed scientific understanding of earthquakes because it was the first major earthquake that was studied from a plate tectonics perspective.
M7.8 Earthquake in Iran
April 16, 2013 | CNN
USGS reports that a magnitude 7.8 earthquake occurred in Iran at about 3:14 local time. A BBC article reports on how the earthquake was felt in various parts of the Middle East.