Earthquakes

Magnitude 7.2 – NEAR THE SOUTH COAST OF PAPUA, INDONESIA

// Oct 3rd, 2010
Magnitude 7.2 – NEAR THE SOUTH COAST OF PAPUA, INDONESIA 2010 September 29 17:11:24 UTC Date-Time: Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at 17:11:24 UTC Thursday, September 30, 2010 at 02:11:24... 
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Volcanoes

Volcano quiet for 400 years erupts in Indonesia

// Aug 30th, 2010
Mount Sinabung spews volcanic materials into the sky in Karo, North Sumatra, Indonesia, Monday, Aug. 30, 2010. The volcano that had been dormant for more than four centuries erupted for the... 
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Tsunamis

Tsunami in Indonesia and deaths increase after Sumatra quake

// Oct 26th, 2010
More than 100 people have been killed and many are missing after a tsunami triggered by an earthquake off the coast of Sumatra, Indonesia. Scores of houses were destroyed by waves after the... 
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Geological Hazards

Intermountain West Region

// Aug 23rd, 2010
Aerial view of Holocene fault scarp on the Wasatch fault, near American Fork Canyon, Utah The differential motion between the North American, Pacific, and Juan de Fuca plates is causing... 
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Instability

Landslides

// Aug 20th, 2010
Very gradual ground shifts are known to precede major landslides. Often these are on a scale of millimetres – too slight to even be noticed by local observers, but enough to be detected... 
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Science

Transits of Venus 2012

// Jul 10th, 2012
Stargazers from across the globe gathered together to watch one of the rarest astronomical spectacles today. From the U.S. and UK to South Korea, people around the world turned their attention... 
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Technology

Hybrid Car Environment

// Mar 8th, 2013
There are many positive effects of using a hybrid car on the environment, and this is one of the main reasons why many people have chosen to buy a hybrid over a conventional gas-powered automobile.... 
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Environment

Recycling Your Old Handbags

// Mar 8th, 2013
However much we love the newly purchased handbags, they will turn old and would likely be put away or even thrown away by us as new ones are pushing in to replace them. Throwing the old bags... 
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