The Difference Between Deep & Shallow EarthquakesA strong earthquake rocks Italy, flattening towns and killing scores of people. An even bigger quake hits Myanmar on the same day, killing a few people. How can a larger jolt cause far less damage?
4.0 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Central OklahomaThe U.S. Geological Survey says the earthquake had a preliminary magnitude of 4.0. It struck shortly after 6 a.m. Wednesday and had in epicenter in Luther, about 23 miles northeast of Oklahoma City.
Oklahoma Regulators Probing Oil, Gas Near Site Of New EarthquakesOklahoma's oil-and-gas regulators are investigating a recent cluster of earthquakes recorded near Blanchard, about 30 miles south of downtown Oklahoma City, including three of magnitude 3.0 or higher.
Earthquake Risk Increases, Especially In OklahomaFederal scientists said that the chance of damaging earthquakes hitting east of the Rockies has increased significantly, much of it a man-made byproduct of drilling for energy. Oklahoma now has a 1 in 8 chance of damaging quakes in 2016.
2 Earthquakes Shook North Texas This WeekendEarthquakes have become common around the old site of the Cowboys Stadium in Irving.
2.8 Magnitude Quake In Irving Thursday AfternoonSome folks in Irving and Dallas say they felt the ground shake.
2 Injection Wells Shut Down, 1 Curbing Activity After Oklahoma Quakes The Oklahoma Corporation Commission says two oil and gas wastewater injection wells are shutting down and one is reducing operations in the Crescent area following several earthquakes.
Earthquake Rattles North Texas SaturdayLate sleepers were shaken awake this Saturday morning in Irving and Northwest Dallas by a 2.6 earthquake.
3rd Dallas-Area Earthquake In Just Over A Day!Yet another earthquake shook Dallas on Monday morning. The latest temblor struck at 8:58 a.m. and was centered just slightly to the northwest of Dallas Love Field.
Study Links Texas Quakes To Gas DrillingScientists 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.
Three Irving Earthquakes In 24 Hours Three earthquakes shook the Irving area Thursday, the largest was a 3.3 magnitude.
USGS: More Data Needed To Assess Any Fracking-Pollution LinkA new study by the U.S. Geological Survey says more data is needed to be able to say for sure if a link exists between unconventional oil and gas development and degraded water quality.