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Reelfoot Lake in Tennessee...remind me again why I live in Arizona? According to the United States Geological Survey, Reelfoot Lake was formed when the region subsided during the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811–1812.

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A map of places in the United States where there are no roads

This 2005 map from the United States Geological Survey shows the distance to…

United States Geological Survey officials said they believe Saturday’s…

The United States Geological Survey told FOX 25 it's discussing whether to…

US Geological Survey - Menlo Park, CA, United States

from FOCUS Online

Tsunami-Warnung: Erdbeben der Stärke 7,1 vor Ostküste Neuseelands

Das United States Geological Survey stufte das Beben mit einer Stärke von 7,1…

A 5.6 magnitude earthquake hit Oklahoma early on Saturday, causing damage and tremors that were felt from Nebraska to Texas. The United States Geological Survey reports that it hit just after 7 a.m. in the north-central region around Pawnee, 74 miles from Oklahoma City. The quake is believed...

Image: Earthquake Shakes Swath of Midwest From Nebraska to Texas

from The Huffington Post

5.6 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Oklahoma

What more Governments need to know to #BanFrackingNow RT 5.6 magnitude earthquake rattles Oklahoma http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/earthquake-oklahoma-large-magnitude_us_57cad23de4b0a22de09631e4 via @HuffPostGreen

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, Aug 18 - A 5.7-magnitude earthquake rattled popular tourist towns stretching across more than 1,000 kilometres (620 miles) of Australia's northeastern coastline on Thursday. The quake hit at a depth of seven kilometres about 54 kilometres off Bowen in Queensland state at 0430 GMT, the United States Geological Survey said. Buildings in Townsville city were evacuated, the Townsville Bulletin reported, but police said there were no reports of major damage. Australia's…