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Earthquake: 3.0 quake strikes near Mammoth Lakes, Calif. - LA Times

A shallow magnitude 3.0 earthquake was reported Monday evening 15 miles from Mammoth Lakes, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 11:10 p.m. 73 more words

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Competition Season Update

So we lost four days of school last week, but we’re back today. The biggest loss though as a result of last Monday night’s earthquake… 138 more words

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5.6-magnitude quake felt on Ecuador-Colombia line

QUITO, Ecuador – A magnitude-5.6 earthquake rattled Ecuador’s border with Colombia on Monday, shaking low-lying buildings and frightening residents in the sparsely-populated area. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage. 180 more words


5.6 Earthquake Shakes Colombia, Ecuador

(CBS SF) — A strong earthquake has shaken an area of South America along the Colombia-Ecuador border region Monday.

The U.S. Geological Survey reported the quake struck at 12:33 Pacific Time with a magnitude of 5.6 and was located about 70 miles northeast of Quito, Ecuador. 191 more words


The Supervillain's Guide to Controlling Natural Disasters

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Nature’s fury is a sight to behold: earthquakes, volcanoes, and landslides can wipe out thousands of people in a single blow.

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Structural Engineers Call For Retrofitting Older LA Buildings

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Hundreds of structural engineers gathered Monday to address the risks posed by earthquakes to some of the oldest buildings in the city of Los Angeles. 224 more words