Earthquakes http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22622/all en What caused deadly Spanish earthquake? Scientists think deep wells could be to blame http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/science/121022/what-caused-deadly-spanish-earthquake-scientists-think-deep-wells-could Can human intervention cause earthquakes? A group of Canadian scientists suspect that the deadly May 2011 Lorca earthquake was at least in part caused by the intrusion of a very deep well—conjuring up worrisome questions about human culpability in "natural" disasters. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/science/121022/what-caused-deadly-spanish-earthquake-scientists-think-deep-wells-could" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Earthquakes fracking Green Europe Science Spain Mon, 22 Oct 2012 11:38:13 +0000 Faine Greenwood 5723374 at http://www.globalpost.com