Alamy Last night, a brief earthquake swarm rattled the caldera at Katla in southern Iceland. The largest earthquakes were over M4, ranging from a few kilometers deep to near the surface (although the depth locating..
This May, a massive supercell storm ripped through the countryside just outside of Dodge City, Kansas. It produced more than a dozen tornadoes, upending a semi and ravaging multiple homes. And Max Conrad was right..
Imagine that you had one outfit and one outfit only: a jumpsuit that made you look like a leaf. You’d blend in nicely in a forest or the plant store, sure, but not so much..
Battling Killer Mites, Bees Find an Unlikely Ally: Monsanto Subscribe SCROLL DOWN A Swarm of Controversy In Their Struggle for Survival Against Killer Mites, Bees Get an Unlikely Ally: Monsanto In Their Struggle for Survival..
Remington Arms Works, Bridgeport, Connecticut, circa 1900. MPI/Getty Images This story originally appeared on the Guardian and is part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Continents and oceans in the northern hemisphere began to warm with..
Rescuers clear debris while searching for victims in the Italian town of Arquata del Tronto, on August 24, 2016.Giuseppe Bellini/Getty Images Early Wednesday morning, a big earthquake shook several Italian towns and cities to the..
The 61G ocean entry on Kilauea, seen on August 21, 2016. The lava delta is the wide swath of lava flows as they spread out on the pali (plain). However, another lava delta is constructed..
Some things just aren’t supposed to have hair. Patrick Stewart, for instance, or hairless chihuahuas. And definitely not the ocean floor. But look closer. That hair is actually a sprawling field of wriggling eels. They’re..
The Blue Cut fire is the latest conflagration burning up drought-ridden California, and it’s truly massive. About 60 miles northeast of Los Angeles, it roared to life quickly, starting out at a mere five acres..
Over the weekend, Santa Maria’s Santiaguito dome complex had a few impressive explosions caused by the collapse of the domes that have been growing on the volcano. One of these explosions was captured in great..