Geology http://nhpr.org en Merrimack Seismograph Registers High On The Interest Scale http://nhpr.org/post/merrimack-seismograph-registers-high-interest-scale <p></p><p>While New Hampshire may not be known for earthquakes, the town of Merrimack is now host to the <a href="http://www.merrimack.lib.nh.us/news/seismograph.shtml" target="_blank">Granite State’s first seismograph available for public use</a>.</p><p>Library Director Yvette Couser got her introduction to earthquakes about two years ago.</p> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Michael Brindley 52643 at http://nhpr.org Merrimack Seismograph Registers High On The Interest Scale Rare Earthquake Rattles New England http://nhpr.org/post/rare-earthquake-rattles-new-england A rare 4.0 magnitude earthquake rattled New England, last night. Wed, 17 Oct 2012 11:59:00 +0000 14948 at http://nhpr.org Rare Earthquake Rattles New England Quake Hits Maine, Rattles N.H. http://nhpr.org/post/quake-hits-maine-rattles-nh <p></p><p class="ap-story-p">An earthquake has struck southern Maine and rattled nearby New England states.</p><p class="ap-story-p">The <a href="http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/map/" target="_blank">U.S. Geological Survey&nbsp;</a> said the epicenter of the quake was about 3 miles west of Hollis Center, Maine, and about 3 miles deep. That location is about 20 miles west of Portland.</p><p class="ap-story-p">The quake was felt in Vermont, New Hampshire and Massachusetts, including Boston, and as far south as Rhode Island and Connecticut.</p> Tue, 16 Oct 2012 23:59:25 +0000 Associated Press 14926 at http://nhpr.org Quake Hits Maine, Rattles N.H. Postcard from the Rock Swap http://nhpr.org/post/postcard-rock-swap <p>Over the weekend, hundreds of people from around the world showed up in the town of Gilsum, in southwest New Hampshire. Tue, 27 Jun 2006 16:44:17 +0000 Donna Moxley 6701 at http://nhpr.org Postcard from the Rock Swap