Posts in: USGS

Stories in the sediment

Stories in the sediment

Tom Cronin stumbled into studying deep ocean floors, and hopes he can help others find the same curiosity for the unknown

By | Posted February 23, 2015

Otters get the flu, too

Otters get the flu, too

Research shows that sea otters have gotten sick with H1N1, also known as swine flu

By | Posted December 26, 2014

Earthquake in 5... 4... 3...

Earthquake in 5… 4… 3…

Early warning systems are real — and making their American debut

By | Posted February 6, 2014

Mapping the shake, rattle and slip of tectonic plates

Mapping the shake, rattle and slip of tectonic plates

Seismologists can track earthquakes faster, and in more detail, than ever before

By | Posted December 23, 2013