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No national system to track landslide hazards

Unlike the warning systems and elaborate maps that help residents and officials prepare for natural disasters such as floods and hurricanes, there's no national system to monitor slide activity and no effort underway to produce detailed nationwide landslide hazard maps.

Monday - 03/31/2014, 03:29am EDT

Animal mummies displayed at California museum

Dozens of the best surviving specimens have taken up residence at Orange County's Bowers Museum as the centerpiece of ``Soulful Creatures: Animal Mummies in Ancient Egypt.''

Monday - 03/31/2014, 03:24am EDT

Russian craft docks with space station after delay

Russian spacecraft docks with space station after delay; SpaceX launch this weekend postponed

Monday - 03/31/2014, 02:04am EDT

More than 1,000 satellites are flying overhead

As search for Malaysian jetliner highlights their role, some 1,100 satellites orbit Earth

Sunday - 03/30/2014, 08:28pm EDT

Magnitude-4.8 earthquake shakes Yellowstone park

Magnitude-4.8 earthquake shakes Yellowstone National Park; no concerns about supervolcano

Sunday - 03/30/2014, 07:40pm EDT

Seismic readings show Washington had 2 landslides

Seismic readings show 2 landslides within minutes in Washington state, smaller slides for days

Sunday - 03/30/2014, 07:28pm EDT

2018 mission: Mars rover prototype unveiled in UK

2018 mission: Mars rover prototype unveiled in 'Mars Yard' testing ground in UK

Sunday - 03/30/2014, 07:28pm EDT

Washington landslide one of nation's deadliest

Landslide in Washington state one of deadliest in nation's history

Sunday - 03/30/2014, 11:32am EDT

London skeletons reveal secrets of the Black Death

Centuries-old London skeletons reveal secrets of the Black Death, and its victims

Sunday - 03/30/2014, 07:32am EDT

Study says midlife crisis is no excuse, it just may be real

A new study shows midlife crisis may be real.

Sunday - 03/30/2014, 12:21am EDT

UN chief on Greenland climate change visit

UN chief in Greenland to see effects of climate change before September summit in NY

Saturday - 03/29/2014, 02:12pm EDT

Newfound pink world lurks at solar system fringes

Astronomers discover pink new world nicknamed "Biden" at the outer reaches of the solar system

Saturday - 03/29/2014, 02:12pm EDT

Autism may be tied to flawed prenatal brain growth

Autism may be linked to faulty prenatal brain growth in at least some kids, small study says

Friday - 03/28/2014, 07:10pm EDT
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Climate scientists in Japan to study warming risks

Scientists meeting in Japan say global warming brings risks and chance to build better world

Friday - 03/28/2014, 03:54pm EDT

A partial list of Guastavino US sites

A partial list of Guastavino sites around the country

Friday - 03/28/2014, 03:00pm EDT

Russian craft docks with space station after delay

Russian spacecraft docks with space station after delay; SpaceX launch this weekend postponed

Friday - 03/28/2014, 08:34am EDT

Study: Stress of homework hurts students' grades

How much homework is too much? Ann Dolin, president of EC Tutoring and author of the book "Homework Made Simple: Tips, Tools and Solutions for Stress Free Homework," offers guidance by grade level.

Friday - 03/28/2014, 07:40am EDT

NYC jail boss details heating problems after death

NYC jails head tells lawmakers faulty damper, fan belts found after inmate 'baked to death'

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 10:23pm EDT

Camera used on moon landing sold for $758,489

Camera used in 1971 moon landing fetches $758,489 at Austrian auction

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 06:50pm EDT

Big climate report: Warming is big risk for people

It's not polar bears, but humans most at risk from global warming, mega-report says

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 06:50pm EDT
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