New Research Finds Small Faults Caused Ridgecrest EarthquakesCaltech researchers now say those two earthquakes, which were felt throughout Southern California and in Nevada, weren’t produced by just one fault – they were the result of 20 or more faults releasing energy seconds apart.
After A Series Of Quakes, Residents Of Glen Avon Are ShakenA swarm of more than 250 earthquakes -- mostly small -- have hit this part of Riverside County since last Saturday.
Researchers Say New Fault Line Discovered Along Salton SeaThe new fault line runs along the eastern edge of the Salton Sea and parallel to the San Andreas Fault, researchers say.
Shakey-Quakey Mobile Earthquake Station Gives Lessons On Preparedness In South RobertsonShakey-Quakey Mobile Earthquake Station Gives Lessons On Preparedness In South Robertson
'The Big One' Could Trigger More Large Quakes On Nearby Faults, Study FindsResearchers also determined that quake faults can stop moving for thousands of years. However, at some point, the pent-up energy stored in rocks will release in a series of sizable earthquakes.
West Coast Congress Members Seek Funding For Quake Warning SystemThree dozen members of Congress from California, Oregon and Washington are urging full funding of a West Coast earthquake early warning system.
Millions To Participate In ‘Great California ShakeOut’Millions of Californians are expected to participate in an annual earthquake preparedness drill on Thursday.
Report Warns Southland Residents To Prepare For Mega QuakeResearchers have discovered some faults near the Salton Sea that they believe could trigger "The Big One".
Experts Say 'The Big One' Will Be Even BiggerResearchers announced Sunday that the San Andreas fault is long overdue for an earthquake, and that when it comes it'll likely be bigger than expected.