News Stories relating to "California"
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
As San Francisco commemorates the 25th anniversary of its last serious quake this week, a new report has warned that the city could once again be sitting on top of a ticking seismic time bomb.
Scientists tracking the movements of four highly stressed seismic faults that form part of the Bay Area’s densely populated San Andreas...
Monday, August 25, 2014
The past week has seen a significant level of seismic unrest across the globe.
In Iceland, the volcano Bárðarbunga hit the headlines worldwide but so far only a minor eruption of lava has taken place; however earthquake activity around the site continues.
Monday, July 8, 2013
Changes in coastal ocean temperatures have been much more extreme
over the past 10 years than expected. This could especially affect California, which is a major breadbasket for the rest of the United States.
Researchers have also found that temperature determines...