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Japan Earthquake First to Shake Whole Nation

By<p>Jun Hongo<p>Jun Hongo<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@junhongowsj<p>jun.hongo@wsj.com<p>The large earthquake that struck near the Ogasawara islands in southern Japan on Saturday was the most widely felt temblor on record in the quake-prone country, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency.<p>The …

5/24/2015 — Fracking Earthquakes hit Southern California — Swarm of events near Los Olivos, CA

A new earthquake swarm has developed below another fracking + oil pumping operation in Southern California.<p><i>[editors note: Yes, they are fracking</i> …

Earthquake Magnitude 0.67 occurred 11km NNW of Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, California 2017-11-05T22:12:54.470Z UTC

Magnitude 0.67 occurred 11km NNW of Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, California 2017-11-05T22:12:54.470Z UTC<p>Posted on November 5, 2017<p>This earthquake …

Volcano erupts in dramatic fashion as people stand nearby

Video shows the moment a powerful explosion rocked Nicaragua's Telica volcano, as onlookers stood just metres away from the crater<p>Footage has emerged of a spectacular eruption at the mouth of Nicaragua's most active <b>volcano</b>.<p>Telica began spewing <b>fiery rocks and gas</b>into the air as people stood just …

a global map of wind, weather, and ocean conditions

Date |<p>Data |<p>Scale |<p>Source |<p>Control | Now « – ‹ – › – » ⊕Grid▷HD<p>Mode | Air – Ocean – Chem – Particulates – Space<p>Height | Sfc – 1000 – 850 – 700 – 500 …

Flowchart: What Style of Beer Should You Drink?

It wasn’t long ago when liquor stores carried five or six different beers. A couple of U.S. heavy hitters and maybe an import or two. Times have …

As California's record-setting drought persists, El Niño is rapidly intensifying in the tropical Pacific

Filed in Uncategorized by Daniel Swain on May 10, 2015 • 1,512 Comments<p><b>Recent weather conditions</b><p>As has been the case with much of the 2014-2015 “wet …

Weather

Hundreds of illicit oil wastewater pits found in Kern County

Water officials in Kern County discovered that oil producers have been dumping chemical-laden wastewater into hundreds of unlined pits that are operating without proper permits.<p>Inspections completed this week by the Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board revealed the existence of more …

RT @LiaSteinb: Earthquake: Preliminary 3.7 quake at 8:42 a.m. near Taft. #cawx #Bakersfield #KernCounty @USGS http://t.co/HH4DFRTW5L

3.8 earthquake shakes Los Angeles area

A shallow magnitude 3.8 earthquake was reported Sunday morning one mile from View Park-Windsor Hills, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 4:07 a.m. PDT at a depth of 5.6 miles.<p>The quake was classified by the USGS as "light" but was felt over a wide area of the L.A. …

Baldwin Hills Real Estate Study Plan - Land for Fracking and Oil Mining fileds, the action centre

The real estate industry, like many sectors, has been affected by the advancement in technology. The creation of various software has led to a boom …

Scott C. Smith — Testing the oil drilling wastewater in Kern...

Earthquake: 3.7 quake strikes near Bakersfield

A shallow magnitude 3.7 earthquake was reported Sunday morning 24 miles from Bakersfield, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 8:42 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 0 miles.<p>In the past 10 days, there has been one earthquake of magnitude 3.0 or greater centered nearby.<p>This …

New temperature records highlight global warming's continued rise

<b>(CNN) —</b> New climate change records have come along to remind us that Earth's thermostat is steadily pushing upward.<p>More exactly, there are two global high temperature records and a smattering of climate change low points.<p>March 2015 was the warmest March since record-keeping began in 1880, says the …

5/08/2015 — ELEVEN large volcanic eruptions in 1 days time! South Japan at Sakurajima Volcano

May 8, 2015<p>11 separate large blasts occurred at Sakurajima Volcano on mainland South Japan in just one days time.<p>I have assembled a phenomenal 30 …

Alert Raised at Japan's Hakone as Earthquakes Continue

After last year's tragedy at Ontake, the Japanese Meteorological Agency is taking no chances in alerting people when a volcano is becoming restless. …

A super-hot super-Earth spotted 40 light-years away

Sientists have found an extreme planet where the atmospheric temperature appears to swing wildly from 1,800 to 4,900 degrees Fahrenheit over the course of a two-year period.<p>Astronomers cannot yet say for certain what might be responsible for these drastic shifts in temperature, but in a new study, …

Hawaii volcano explodes after rocks fall into active crater (VIDEO)

A powerful explosion in an active Hawaiian lava crater was captured on webcam by the US Geological Survey. The footage shows how a rock fall prompted …

Undersea volcano: Axial Seamount off Northwest coast is erupting

Axial Seamount, an active underwater volcano located about 300 miles off the coast of Oregon and Washington, appears to be erupting -- after two …

Geology

What would you see in a black hole?

What would it be like to fly a spacecraft into a black hole? Marcus Woo investigates.<p>Something about a black hole just pulls you in. Sure, its gravity is so strong that not even light can elude its grasp. But, there's something else, something harder to pinpoint. Maybe it's a black hole's absolute …

blackholes

5/03/2015 — Metropolitan Los Angeles + Downtown Dallas Texas both hit by FRACKING earthquakes

As if yesterday’s earthquake activity in the United States wasn’t enough, when we saw TWO sets of very rare earthquakes occur in Michigan, and …