Although recent missile tests indicate that North Korea has made advancements in missile technology, it’s unknown whether its missiles can deliver an atomic weapon to the continental United States. “The bottom line is we don’t know,” said Ted Postol, a Massachusetts Institute of Technology professor...
Infographic breaks down the technology powering North Korea's missiles, their range and the history behind North Korea's use of Russian technology in its missile program.
A one-of-a-kind statistical model for evaluating earthquake risk is boosting an effort by seismologists to more effectively communicate to the public when the chances of a major earthquake rise.
A draft report prepared by government scientists contains stark warnings about the threat posed by climate change, findings that contradict claims made by President Trump.
The California Geological Survey has released a draft of the Santa Monica fault map, which, when finalized, will restrict development on top of the earthquake fault.