A Hidden Water Source Shattered This California Cannabis-Growing Town

NEW! A Hidden Water Source Shattered This California Cannabis-Growing Town

The Shasta Valley, nestled between two mountain ranges in Northern California’s Siskiyou County, is as intricate as it is beautiful. Nearly four years after initially visiting the area, hydrogeologist Brad Gooch is still awestruck by the scenery. It’s not because of Mount Shasta, a 14,000-foot volcano that towers over forest and farming. Gooch, on the…

New! Home Data from Haitian earthquake seismometers

Installed in people’s living rooms, gardens, and businesses across Haiti, a network of low-cost seismometers is assisting scientists in deciphering the inner workings of the magnitude-7.2 earthquake that struck the country’s southern region earlier this month. After the country’s most recent significant earthquake, a magnitude-7 tremor that killed more than 100,000 people in 2010, the…