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California is particularly earthquake-prone, hosting the great San Andreas fault zone. Credit: wlscience/flickr, CC BY-SA In recent weeks, California has experienced unusually heavy rainfall. California is also earthquake-prone, hosting the great San Andreas fault zone. If there is an unusual surge of earthquakes in the near future – allowing time […]

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A solidified lava flow over the side of a crater rim of Elysium. Credit: NASA HiRISE image, David Susko, LSU. Mars’ mantle may be more complicated than previously thought. In a new study published today in the Nature-affiliated journal Scientific Reports, researchers at LSU document geochemical changes over time in […]