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DAT 206: Tectonic Sense

For our wearables project we have been tasked with making a concept and a basic prototype for a unique wearable; something that strays away from the cliches. 220 more words


New York state bans fracking for natural gas

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (R) greets fracking protesters outside his office in New York December 17, 2014. (Reuters/Andrew Kelly)

New York has become the first state to enact a ban against fracking despite sitting on rich natural gas deposits, a decision that goes against the energy orthodoxy of the rest of the United States. 350 more words


Quake hits Ala county for second time in a month

EUTAW, Ala. (AP) – A small earthquake has hit a west Alabama county for the second time in a month.

The U.S. Geological survey reports a magnitude 3.4 earthquake occurred in Greene County on Wednesday afternoon. 64 more words


Coachella Valley Preserve And The San Andreas Fault

The motorhome is parked at Thousand Trails Palm Springs RV Resort at Palm Desert, California. Mary remains at home and I expecting her to rejoin me in mid-January. 472 more words

Christchurch - the garden city rising from the rubble

Following the devastating Christchurch earthquakes, four years on from the biggest ones, the city is starting to rebuild itself.  Many novel pop up and creative businesses emerged, such as the RE-Start mall which is still a shopping highlight of the inner city.  657 more words

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Did You Feel That One? Another Quake Hits Irving

IRVING, Texas — Seriously, what the heck is going on?! Another earthquake shook things up in Irving Wednesday afternoon.

The USGS reports this one as a 2.6 magnitude, once again near the old Texas Stadium in Irving. 69 more words