[USGS] M5.5 Earthquake Strikes China 14M Near Weiyuan

Event Time 2014-12-06 10:20:01 UTC 2014-12-06 18:20:01 UTC+08:00 at epicenter 2014-12-06 02:20:01 UTC-08:00 system time Location 23.361°N 100.482°E depth=10.0km (6.2mi) Nearby Cities 23km (14mi) WSW of Weiyuan, China 153km (95mi) N of Jinghong, China...



Dec 6, 9:06 AM EST BY OLIVER TEVES ASSOCIATED PRESS   MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Typhoon Hagupit slammed into the central Philippines’ east coast late Saturday, knocking out power and toppling trees in a...


[Spaceweather] M6-CLASS SOLAR FLARE

M6-CLASS SOLAR FLARE: The magnetic canopy of sunspot AR2222 erupted today, Dec. 4th at 18:25 UT, producing an M6-class solar flare: movie. At the moment there is no sign of a CME emerging from...


[Cnn] NASA’s next giant leap

By Amanda Barnett, CNN updated 8:37 AM EST, Thu December 4, 2014 | Filed under: Innovations   (CNN) — NASA on Thursday morning hopes to enjoy one of its biggest moments since the shuttle...


[Cnn] Volcanic eruption could destroy Japan

A new study says a catastrophic eruption could come without warning, wiping out most of Japan Credit to Cnn Link:  


[peninsulaqatar] Philippine volcano may erupt soon

December 01, 2014 – 12:07:03 am MANILA: Albay’s Mt Mayon continued to show signs of agitation as more earthquakes were recorded in the past 24 hours, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs)...


[Cnn] Drone footage shows remains of Chernobyl

By Emanuella Grinberg, CNN updated 7:22 PM EST, Sun November 30, 2014 (CNN) — Time has effectively stood still in the Ukranian city of Pripyat, which was evacuated in the aftermath of the 1986...


[Twcnews] Small Earthquake Hits Near Lockport

NIAGARA COUNTY, N.Y. — A small earthquake on Saturday centered near Lockport caused a boom heard throughout Western New York. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the magnitude 1.5 quake happened just before 6:30...