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Small Earthquake Rattles Parts Of Maryland

A small earthquake rattled parts of Maryland on Saturday night leaving many sounding off on social media.


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USGS: More Data Needed To Assess Any Fracking-Pollution Link

A new study by the U.S. Geological Survey says more data is needed to be able to say for sure if a link exists between unconventional oil and gas development and degraded water quality.



USGS Reports Earthquake In Frederick County Saturday

The United States Geological Survey reports that there was a minor earthquake in eastern Frederick County.


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U.S. To Cut Estimate Of Marcellus Shale Gas Reserves

The Energy Department says it will reduce its estimate of undiscovered natural gas in New York, Pennsylvania and other states following a new report by the U.S. Geological Survey.