I hope that you are not worried about a sinkhole forming underneath your home, as they seem to be in the news of late. But, of course, it is nothing more than a panic induced by one big story.
According to geologists, sinkholes have opened up on a daily basis for as long as anyone can remember. But nobody paid them much heed until now.
“I don’t believe we’re having any more today that we’ve had before,” Randall Orndorff, director of the Geology and Paleoclimate Science Center at the United States Geological Survey, said in an interview. “They happen all the time.”