earthquakes

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Report: Man-Made Earthquakes Shake Over A Dozen Areas In US

More than a dozen areas in the United States have been shaken in recent years by small earthquakes triggered by oil and gas drilling, a government report released Thursday found.

04/23/2015

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Residents Say They Knew Azle Quakes Were Caused By Natural Gas Drilling

Tia Moen didn’t need Southern Methodist University experts to tell her what shook her two-story brick and stone home in Azle in the fall of 2013. She already knew.

CBS 11–04/21/2015

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Study Links Texas Quakes To Gas Drilling

Scientists from SMU and the U.S. Geological Survey have linked a swarm of small earthquakes west of Fort Worth to nearby natural gas wells and wastewater injection.

04/21/2015

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Study: More People Could Survive A Tsunami If They Walk Faster

About 5,500 more people could survive a major tsunami hitting the U.S. if they just walk a little faster to higher ground after roads are knocked out, a new study shows.

04/14/2015

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USGS Confirms Earthquake In Irving

The USGS has confirmed a 3.1 magnitude earthquake struck in Irving at 6:18 a.m. Friday morning.

02/27/2015

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Seismologists Say A Fault Is At Fault For Irving Earthquakes

Scientists are discovering what is to blame for the recent earthquakes in Irving.

02/06/2015

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SMU Quake Study Finds Narrow Fault Line

Scientists with SMU and the U.S. Geological Survey released an interim report on Friday sharing the initial results of their study into recent North Texas earthquakes.

02/06/2015

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Colorado Geophysicists Work To Find Cause Of North Texas Quakes

The chandeliers swing, the pictures tilt and the chair shakes. Then people in Irving wait. While they wonder if they just felt another earthquake, someone in a small office 800 miles away, is trying to confirm it.

CBS 11–01/29/2015

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Residents Pack Irving City Hall For Earthquake Meeting

You might say the recent North Texas earthquakes have shaken officials into action. The four earthquakes that rumbled under the city of Irving Tuesday sent an overflow crowd in search of answers.

CBSDFW.COM–01/20/2015

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Multiple Earthquakes Shake Irving

It’s happened again. The U.S. Geological Survey confirms that multiple earthquakes have rattled Irving on Tuesday.

01/20/2015

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Standing Room Crowd For Public Irving Earthquake Meeting

For the first time, seismologists are using the word “swarm” to describe all of the rumbling in and around the city of Irving.

CBSDFW.COM–01/15/2015

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Another Earthquake Shakes Residents In The City Of Irving

Once again — the earth is moving in Irving. The United States Geological Survey has confirmed a 2.3 magnitude tremor happened at 1:02 p.m.

CBSDFW.COM–01/14/2015

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