Research: Sharp increase in central Oklahoma seismicity

Research: Sharp increase in central Oklahoma seismicity

Oklahoma has had more earthquakes over magnitude 3 in 2014 than California.

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Warning of quake risk from fracking operations

Warning of quake risk from fracking operations

Underground disposal of wastewater from fracking may pose a much greater risk of causing dangerous earthquakes than previously believed.

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Earth increasingly shakes in Oklahoma

Earth increasingly shakes in Oklahoma

Katie Keranen, a geophysics professor at Cornell, says “the evidence is strong” that the earthquakes are caused by fracking and wastewater disposal.

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Links between wastewater injection and 5.7 earthquake

Links between wastewater injection and 5.7 earthquake

Significant earthquakes are increasingly occurring within the continental interior of the United States, linked to fracking wells.

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Keranen explores motion behind earthquakes

Keranen explores motion behind earthquakes

When earthquakes happen, Prof. Katie Keranen of Cornell’s Earth and Atmospheric Systems, watches … measures … and, monitors.

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