Earthquakes

  • Is there proof that fracking for oil and natural gas can by itself cause earthquakes?

    Roddy Scheer & Doug Moss EarthTalk Geologists used to believe that “fracking”—or hydraulic fracturing, the process of drilling down into the earth and injecting water, chemicals and sand at high-pressure to release and capture the gas or oil contained in the rock—couldn’t actually cause earthquakes. But conventional wisdom started...
  • Earthquakes Sign 15-Year-Old Defender Jacob Akanyirige to Homegrown Player Contract

    SAN JOSE, Calif. – The San Jose Earthquakes have signed 15-year-old defender Jacob Akanyirige to a Homegrown Player contract. He becomes the youngest-ever signing by the Earthquakes, the third-youngest player currently in MLS (Gianluca Busio – SKC, George Bello – ATL) and the eighth-youngest to ever sign a pro contract...
  • Evidence Grows of Link Between Fracking, Texas Earthquakes

    Mark Richardson Public News Service DALLAS – A new study is adding fuel to the debate over whether recent earthquakes in Texas are caused by oil and gas operations or natural geologic events.  The study by Southern Methodist University and the U.S. Geological Survey points to evidence that injecting wastewater into...
  • Earthquakes Goalkeeper David Bingham Added to USMNT Roster for World Cup Qualifiers

    USA vs. Honduras to play at Avaya Stadium on March 24 SAN JOSE, Calif. – San Jose Earthquakes goalkeeper David Bingham has been added to the United States Men’s National Team roster for the upcoming FIFA World Cup qualifiers. The USMNT will take on Honduras at Avaya Stadium in...
  • Earthquakes to Host Open Tryout on January 29

    SAN JOSE, Calif. – The San Jose Earthquakes announced on Tuesday December 20th, that the club will host an open tryout on Sunday, Jan. 29th, 2017. The tryout will take place from 8 PM – 1 PM. PT at San Jose City College, located at 2100 Moorpark Avenue in...
  • Earthquakes to sign Cole Baker ahead of Seattle match

    Earthquakes/SAN JOSE The San Jose Earthquakes will welcome Cole Baker to the squad for the Sept. 10 match against Seattle Sounders FC, set to kick off at 7:30 p.m. Baker will serve as the honorary captain for the Quakes as they look to move up in the standings in...
  • San Jose Earthquakes vs Pachuca

    ¡VAMOS A GOZAR! Saturday September 3rd, 2016 7:30 pm Avaya Stadium 1123 Coleman Ave, San Jose, CA $25 – $155...
  • Come see your team play at Avaya Stadium

    San Jose Earthquakes vs Pachuca at Avaya Stadium

    Los Earthquakes Enfrentarán Al Pachuca en Avaya Stadium el 3 de Septiembre  Quakes jugarán ante el campeón del Clausura de la Liga MX SAN JOSE, Calif. – Los San Jose Earthquakes enfrentarán al Club de Fútbol Pachuca de la Liga MX en Avaya Stadium el sábado, 3 de septiembre. Pachuca...
  • SAVES for Schools

    San Jose / CALIFORNIA San Jose Earthquakes goalkeeper David Bingham handed over a check for $10,500 to Bracher Elementary School after club sponsor BMW promised to donate $100 for each save he made in the 2015 season. The Bay Area native tallied 105 saves over the campaign and, thanks to...