This year there was a typical pattern of quake activity up until the end of March, and then things went bonkers.
A comprehensive look at which parts of the world have suffered historically large quakes.
Hundreds of property owners have successfully lobbied to pay less in insurance premiums. But they'll receive the same payout if disaster strikes.
Supercomputers reveal a natural channel in the earth that could bring potent shaking to the megacity.
The world promised a lot of financial assistance after Typhoon Haiyan, but little of the cash has actually materialized.
Young girls have a higher risk than boys of perishing in the months and years after a typhoon, say researchers.
The monster storm hitting the Philippines is causing all kinds of nasty damage.
More than 8,000 buildings and several Seattle neighborhoods are in the potential pathways of devastating landslides.
A burbling volcano of mud rose out of the Arabian Sea like some Lovecraftian nightmare.
Japan faces more than its fair share of risk.
Following recent downpours, the South Platte River swelled so big that it consumed part of a city.
A knee-high morass of mud did not deter this Boulder man from enjoying his morning jog.
The FINDER could change the way we rescue people from natural disasters.
To get away from hurricanes, earthquakes, wildfires, and other calamities, relocate to lovely upstate New York or the fertile fields of Ohio.
With flooding, we have rules about where to build and how to prevent calamity. Why not with fire?
What will Oklahoma's recovery cost?
Oklahoma, Kansas, Missouri, and Arkansas expected to take the next round of brutal thunderstorms and possible tornadoes.
Pulley systems for delivering food in tall buildings, rainwater harvesting, and other smart ideas.
We can now simulate the effects of earthquakes, traffic jams and population expansion. From every angle.
How the world's wealthiest cities can beat back climate change.