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Aug 28, 2018
Scientists discover giant, hidden deep-sea coral reef system off US coastA pair of dives in a submersible called Alvin confirmed the existence of the coral reef.
Aug 24, 2018
Powerful 7.1-magnitude earthquake hits Peru-Brazil border; no initial reports of casualties, say officialsThe US Geological Survey said the quake hit at a depth of 609 kilometres on Peru's eastern frontier with Brazil.
Aug 22, 2018
Venezuela coast jolted by 7.3-magnitude earthquake; no casualties reported, international airport briefly closedAn earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter scale has jolted Venezuela's northeast coast, with no immediate reports of casualties.
Aug 20, 2018
Five dead in Indonesia after multiple earthquakes rock Lombok island days after quakes in region killed 500Multiple earthquakes — including a powerful and shallow 6.9-magnitude tremor — have rocked the Indonesian holiday island of Lombok, killing at least five people and setting off fresh waves of panic.
Aug 19, 2018
Earthquake of 6.9 magnitude rocks Indonesia's Lombok island; no casualties or damage reportedA strong earthquake rocked Indonesia's Lombok on Sunday, two weeks after a quake killed more than 480 people on the island
Aug 09, 2018
Lombok earthquake: Indonesian island hit by 5.9-magnitude quake four days after another one killed 160A strong aftershock struck Indonesia's Lombok on Thursday, causing panic among evacuees sheltering after a devastating earthquake killed more than 160 on the holiday island four days earlier.
Aug 06, 2018
Lombok earthquake: At least 82 dead and hundreds more injured after 7.0-magnitude earthquake jolts Indonesian islandAn earthquake of 7 magnitude struck Indonesia's Lombak on Sunday, killing 37 and injuring dozens others
Aug 05, 2018
7.0 magnitude quake hits Indonesia's Lombok island; officials lift tsunami warning, say airports operating normallyA week after a quake killed 17 people on Indonesia's Lombok island, another major earthquake of 7.0 magnitude rocked the holiday island, US Geological Survey reported.
Jul 29, 2018
At least 10 dead as earthquake of 6.4 magnitude strikes Indonesia's Lombok; authorities temporarily shut mount RinjaniThe quake hit Indonesia's Lombok island early in the morning when many people were still sleeping. Around 40 people were injured and many fled into open fields away from collapsed buildings
Jun 13, 2018
US automakers are finding more ways to boost lithium output to cut their dependence on ChinaIn North Carolina, Nevada and other states, miners are working to revive the US lithium industry, once the world’s largest until it fell off in the 1990s.