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A geologic study warns the New Madrid Fault Line in the central U.S. could still be active. (Getty Images)

Study: New Madrid Fault Zone Alive And Active

Geologists warn there’s a 7 to 10 chance of a large earthquake in the next 50 years.

01/24/2014

A 15 ft. deep sinkhole opened up in the surface of Chouteau in the 2100 block, right across from St. Louis Cremation in September, 2011.

Expert: Mississippi River, Tributaries Compound Area Sinkhole Problem

Dr. J. David Rogers says the phenomenon is nothing new and can be traced back to the Paleozoic Era, beginning roughly 541 million years ago.

12/02/2013

earthquake Getty Images, Andy Ryan

Today Marks Bicentennial of Massive Earthquake

200 years ago, an earthquake of 7.0 magnitude rocked Missouri.

01/23/2012