Climate change gives rise to usual weather and higher frequency of earthquakes. The U.S. Geological Survey provides earthquake resources, as well as a site for teaching children about earthquakes. Scholastic also provides information about how the Richter scale works — and the devastation caused at each level.
- Washington Monument closed by East Coast Earthquake (Christian Science Monitor)
- East is all shook up after strong earthquake (USA TODAY)
- Earthquake shuts down Virgina nuclear plant (CNN)
- Earthquake strikes Virginia (New York Times)