5 Dead Due to 7.5-Magnitude Afghanistan EarthquakeThe earthquake, with an epicenter in a remote part of northern Afghanistan, was felt in cities across Afghanistan, Pakistan and India.
Missouri Official Says Earthquake Insurance 'Critical'More than 560,000 residences aren't covered in counties with the highest vulnerability to earthquakes.
Magnitude 3.6 Earthquake Rumbles in MissouriNo damage is reported from a magnitude 3.6 earthquake centered in the Bootheel region of Southeast Missouri.
A Smell in the Air, Contaminated Groundwater BelowGroundwater under the radioactive West Lake Landfill is contaminated with high amounts of radium, according to a study by the U.S. Geological Survey.
Earthquake Hazard Increased for Parts of MissouriA new federal earthquake map dials up the shaking hazard just a bit for about one-third of the United States and lowers it for one-tenth.
Asian Carp Demand Still SluggishEfforts to get invasive fish out of Missouri, Mississippi rivers & sell them have not been lucrative.
USGS Studying New Madrid Seismic ZoneThe U.S. Geological Survey plans to begin conducting low-level flights across sections of Missouri, Arkansas and Tennessee this week.
High Lead Levels Found in SE Missouri SongbirdsA study by the U.S. Geological Survey is raising concerns after toxic levels of lead were found in songbirds in mining areas of Missouri.
Small Earthquake Recorded In Missouri BootheelThe epicenter was one mile east of Hayward, Missouri and about four miles southeast of Portageville, Missouri around 10:20 p.m. Tuesday night.