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'No Results Found': Thousands of Climate Science Links Purged From USGS Online Database

Source:  Ecowatch.com

Yet another U.S. agency has deleted climate change information from its website. This time, the U.S. Geological Survey’s “Science Explorer” website—a tax-payer funded online database for the public to browse USGS science programs and activities—has been purged of thousands of formerly searchable climate science links. 230 more words

Earthquake in Mexico kills over 200, hope of finding survivors remains

A 7.1 magnitude earthquake in Mexico has killed at least 226 people, including more than 20 children at a collapsed primary school. Rescue teams are working tirelessly to locate survivors trapped under the rubble. 1,132 more words


Strong 7.1-magnitude earthquake strikes Mexico City

A powerful earthquake shook Mexico City today, causing panic among the megalopolis’ 20 million inhabitants on the 32nd anniversary of a devastating 1985 quake.

The US Geological Survey put the quake’s magnitude at 7.1 while Mexico’s Seismological Institute said it measured 6.8 on its scale. 23 more words

Magnitude 6.1 earthquake strikes south of New Zealand: USGS

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SYDNEY: An undersea earthquake with a magnitude of 6.1 magnitude struck in the remote Southern Ocean south of New Zealand on Wednesday (Sep 20), the US Geological Survey said. 41 more words

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In pictures: A look at the damage to Mexico City after devastating earthquake

With over 100 people dead – and the death toll still rising — Mexico City and central Mexico were rattled by a strong 7.1 magnitude earthquake that struck Tuesday afternoon. 729 more words