Longer, drier summers may mean fewer opportunities for firefighters to safely burn would-be wildfire fuel in the western United States.
Un nuevo centro reunirá a científicos de sismos para estudiar la zona de subducción de Cascadia y aclarar los peligros sísmicos.
A new center will bring together earthquake scientists to study the Cascadia Subduction Zone and clarify seismic hazards.
Scientists analyzed more than 1.2 million trees to assemble chronologies of annually dated rings, which will inform fields ranging from climate science to seismology.
Two studies, conducted 40 years apart, show how combining field observations and thermal modeling can reconstruct the history of massive lava flows and how they altered the surrounding landscape.
Air from thousands of kilometers away spiraled down to drape the Pacific Northwest in blistering heat.
Geodetic measurements indicate that Three Sisters Volcano uplifted by almost 300 millimeters in the past 25 years without significant anomalies at the surface.
The Cormorant Oceanography Project is using sensors deployed on diving marine birds to collect broadly distributed oceanographic data in coastal regions around the world.
Oregon and Washington residents will receive an alert on their cell phones if they are in danger from an incoming quake.
A new optical fiber interferometry strain sensor tested off the Oregon coast holds promising prospects for seafloor geodesy.