Letter: There But for Fortune Such a pity that Willem Lange’s formative years were squandered many moons ago at a rural New England boarding school whose granite ledge foundations are apparently imbued with a miraculous blend of biblical and geological majesty.
June 15, 2013 - Valley News
Magnitude 6.7 quake strikes off Christmas Island: USGS LONDON (Reuters) - A magnitude 6.7 quake struck in the Indian Ocean east-northeast of Christmas Island on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The quake was recorded at a depth of 6.9 miles at a distance of 108 miles east-northeast of the Australian territory at 1647 GMT (12.47 p.m. ET), the USGS said. There was no immediate report of a tsunami warning from the Pacific Tsunami Warning ...
June 13, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
Wen Jiabao in Arizona Republic Premier Wen Jiabao, a geologist by training, called the quake "a major geological disaster," and traveled to the disaster area to oversee rescue and relief operations.
Hilary Benn in Times Online Geological disposal is the internationally preferred approach for managing such waste and is being adopted in many countries including Belgium, Canada, Finland, France, Germany, the United States and Sweden,Mr Benn said.
Bill Clinton in AFP This is a geological monster,Clinton said. "You could stop that well, but what else might you do that might upset the ecostructure of the Gulf?"