http://www.pinterest.com/pin/7248049373734251/ http://www.pinterest.com/pin/7248049373734283/ http://www.pinterest.com/pin/7248049373734299/ http://www.pinterest.com/pin/7248049373734293/ Dozens Killed in Earthquake in Pakistan - NYTimes.com "The authorities declared a state of emergency in southwestern Baluchistan Province, where the earthquake struck. It had a magnitude of 7.7, according to the United States Geological Survey."
Reelfoot Lake in Tennessee...remind me again why I live in Arizona? According to the United States Geological Survey, Reelfoot Lake was formed when the region subsided during the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811–1812.
Geologist Florence Bascom was typical of the New Woman. She was the first woman to earn a Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins University (1893) and, in 1894, the first woman elected to the Geological Society of America.