by Alejandro Davila Fragoso May 19, 2016
A new study documents just how much the fracking process is contributing to earthquakes in Texas.
by Ari Phillips Jul 28, 2015
Earthquake swarms in the state have been tied to wastewater injection wells associated with oil and gas drilling operations.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee May 25, 2015
"The emergency has been funded, but the pipeline has not," an International Organization for Migration (IOM) official stated.
by Kristen Zipperer -- Guest Author May 14, 2015
“When we felt the ground shaking, my mother wanted to run, but I was afraid that we would break our legs if we ran,” said Ngawang Dorjee Tamang, a 17-year-old who fled his village after landslides and avalanches destroyed much of it.
by Beenish Ahmed May 7, 2015
Some studies suggest that women are far more likely than men, boys, or even girls to die when disaster strikes.
by Beenish Ahmed Apr 26, 2015
“We have lost most of the monuments that had been designated as World Heritage Sites," Nepali historian Prushottam Lochan Shrestha said. "They cannot be restored to their original states."
by Emily Atkin Apr 24, 2015
"These earthquakes are occurring at a higher rate than ever before and pose a much greater risk to people living nearby."
by Katie Valentine Feb 16, 2015
The scientist's research adds to a growing body of research on fracking's impact on earthquakes.
by Emily Atkin Jan 26, 2015
The decision could really shake up the way fracking companies do business.
by Emily Atkin Jan 7, 2015
Some are trying to figure out if nearby fracking operations are to blame.