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Sinkhole Swallows Corvettes: Video

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

"It is with heavy hearts that we report that eight Corvettes were affected by this incident," reads a statement by the National Corvette Museum.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Please Explain: Sink Holes

Friday, June 28, 2013

After a Florida man disappeared into a sinkhole that swallowed his bedroom, many people began wondering how stable the ground beneath our feet really is. On this week's Please Explain, Randall Orndorff, Director of the USGS Eastern Geology and Paleoclimate Science Center, explains what sinkholes are, why they form, where and when they are most likely to occur and how best to prevent them or predict and prepare for them.

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Far Rockaway, Queens, Copes with Sinkholes

Friday, November 23, 2012

Residents in Far Rockaway, Queens, are now coping with sinkholes in areas that seemed stable before Superstorm Sandy.

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Sinkhole Forms on Brooklyn Street

Thursday, August 02, 2012

Work crews are setting up cones and preparing to fix a huge sinkhole that gaped open in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, Wednesday night.