earthquake

While You Were Sleeping: North Korea “Perfected” A Hydrogen Bomb

North Korea successfully tested a hydrogen bomb on Sunday while we were sleeping, according to officials in the country. If confirmed, it would be the most powerful nuclear explosion ever achieved by the isolated country. According to Gizmodo, things are moving quickly on the Korean peninsula, and there’s a lot we don’t know, including the…

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BREAKING: Shallow Magnitude 6.3 Quake Strikes Southern Peru

A <span class="articleLocation”>magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck southern Peru on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said. The quake’s epicenter was located 28 miles (45 km) northwest of the town of Juliaca and was relatively shallow being 19.9 miles (32 km) below the Earth’s surface. The USGS originally reported it as a magnitude 6.2. Mayor Nicolas Quispe…

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Is This The Big One? Large-Scale Motion Detected Near San Andreas Fault

As if California doesn’t have enough problems already… The big one is believed to be due every century or so along major fault lines – and California is long overdue. Eventually, there is just too much built up pressure that must be released. Although experts don’t know when a major earthquake may hit the San…

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San Andreas Fault is “Ready to Go” According to Experts

For decades Californians have been warned repeatedly that the “big one” is coming. Someday a massive earthquake is going rip through the San Andreas Fault, possibly causing thousands of casualties and billions of dollars in damage. So far nothing that serious has occurred in recent memory. With the exception of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake,…

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