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Did Alberta Just Break a Fracking Earthquake World Record?

Hydraulic fracturing, a technology used to crack open difficult oil and gas formations, appears to have set off a swarm of earthquakes near Fox Creek, Alberta, including a record-breaking tremor with a felt magnitude of 4.4 last week. 2,115 more words


Magnitude 4.3 Is Latest In Cluster Of Quakes Off Humboldt County

FERNDALE (CBS SF) – A magnitude 4.3 earthquake struck off the coast in the Pacific Ocean at 11:13 a.m. Thursday, the latest in 9 tremors recorded in southern Humboldt county since a… 166 more words



At around 10:30 last night as I was sleeping peacefully. The was an almighty bang which unsurprisingly woke me up. It turns out that there was an earthquake locally with a magnitude of 3.8. 116 more words

Street art in Vitoria-Gasteiz

We decided to spend New Year’s Eve in Bilbao, and it was a very good decision. Basque Country has so much to offer, with Vitoria-Gasteiz* as its capital.  400 more words


Too Big to Handle

I have a daughter in Boston. She sent pictures of Snowmageddon!

I have a daughter in California who was awakened in the night last week by an earthquake. 562 more words


Oakham earthquake felt in Nottingham and throughout East Midlands

An earthquake rocked Nottingham last night with a magnitude of 3.8. Centred on the town of Oakham, many people on the Eastern side of the city felt the tremor. 171 more words


Earthquake Rattles Rutland in East Midlands, England

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English village shaken by magnitude 3.8 earthquake

England’s East Midlands village of Cottesmore in Rutland county was shaken by an earthquake measuring 3.8Mw… 112 more words