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The Guardian   22 June 2017   Nigeria  
<p>Sir: Collapse of buildings is so rampant in Nigeria that there is hardly any day when it does not happen. This often causes loss of lives and property. This dangerous phenomenon can be caused by many factors.</p>
Montana Standard   20 June 2017   USA   Wise River, Montana  
<p>EarthBook Montana &mdash; a four-week series of Saturday classes on area geology &mdash; starts in the Wise River Community Building in Wise River at 9 a.m. Saturday, June 24.</p>
Newsweek   06 June 2017   USA   Cleveland Utah  
<p>Scientists have finally solved a 100-year-old mystery about a dinosaur graveyard in Cleveland, Utah.<br />The Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry (CLDQ) was first discovered in the 1920s and excavations soon showed it was the densest deposit of Jurassic theropod ...
KATU   18 April 2017   USA   Washington State  
<p>Above average rainfall since October has led to a rash of landslides around northwest Oregon and southwest Washington.<br />Geologists with the Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries (DOGAMI) and the Washington Department of Natural Resources ...
Next Reality   24 March 2017   USA   Washington  
<p>LOOOK, a Seattle-based mixed reality and development studio, can now peer into the future with their new geotechnical engineering visualization application for Microsoft HoloLens.<br /><br />Developed in partnership with BGC Engineering, a geotechnical ...
BBC NEWS   17 March 2017   Netherlands   Europe  
<p>Could circular runways be the future of air travel? Aviation expert Henk Hesselink of the Netherlands Aerospace Centre believes so.</p><p>An interesting approach on circular runways and deriving benefits!</p><p> </p>
Science Alert   28 February 2017   Siberia   Asia  
<p>It's no secret that Siberia's permafrost has been on thin ice lately. Conditions are varying so much that huge holes are appearing out of nowhere, and, in some places, tundra is quite literally bubbling underneath people's feet.</p> <p>But new research ...
The Gazette   15 February 2017   United States   Americas  
<p>Colorado Springs residents might be able to make the 70-mile trip to Denver in less than 10 minutes in the next decade if a Los Angeles-based company selects a Colorado proposal later this year as one of three locations where it will build a supersonic-speed ...
avweb.com   14 February 2017   United Arab Emirates   Middle East  
<p>Just over a year after EHang&rsquo;s passenger-carrying autonomous drone was unveiled in Las Vegas, officials in Dubai said this week they plan to provide flights to the public in the aircraft by this summer. &ldquo;The AAV [autonomous aerial vehicle] on ...
Los Angeles Times   14 February 2017   United States   Americas  
<p>Santa Monica is poised to require safety improvements to as many as 2,000 earthquake-vulnerable buildings in what would be the nation’s most extensive seismic retrofitting effort.</p><p>Santa Monica’s safety rules would go beyond what Los Angeles has done ...