Scientists detect an extra layer of tectonic plates in the mantle of the Earth.
A team of scientists from Japan's JAMSTEC wants to reach the Earth's mantle to study it.
Earthquakes actually have a sound -- like birds or whale songs. However, one has to listen hard.
Japan was hit by a 7.3 magnitude earthquake, causing tremors in Fukushima Daiichi power plant and Onahama port in Iwaki City, and prompted a tsunami threat to residents.
Two powerful earthquakes shook central Italy on Wednesday following the deadly quake in August.
An extinct volcano near Rome, also known as Colli Albani, is now starting to wake up again, according to recent study.
According to seismologists, the famous volcano in Washington state is quite alive and might just erupt.
A mysterious crack in the ground has appeared in Michigan, and now seismologists think they may know what the feature is.
Scientists may have found clues that might help them predict the next megaquake.
A new study is shedding light on catastrophic earthquakes that occurred in Nepal during the Medieval period, where they had magnitudes of Mw 8.
Nepal's earthquake in April 2015 was frightening. Now, though, researchers have announced that there were far fewer landslides from this devastating earthquake than expected-and have found out why that is.