Shannon Zwoyer

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Civil Defense, Nuclear War, and Duct Tape | Origins: Current Events in Historical Perspective

<i>Saber-rattling between the current U.S. administration and the North Korean regime and an errant incoming missile alert in Hawaii have focused</i> …

‘Fascinated and horrified’ scientists watched as a killer whale drowned another orca’s calf

By Amy B Wang<p>, Reporter<p>When Jared Towers and two of his colleagues set out to observe a group of orcas off the coast of Vancouver Island, they assumed it would be a routine excursion. In fact, Towers, a cetacean researcher with Fisheries and Oceans Canada, was already familiar with this particular …

Killer Whales

Russia Is Developing An Underseas Nuclear Torpedo That Some Analysts Are Calling A ‘Doomsday’ Weapon

Over the last year, the Russian military has ramped up its activities in both disputed areas as well as international waters. While some in the Oval Office don’t seem to be in a hurry to confront Russia, the Department of Defense issued a report Friday which includes the startling revelation that …

California Mudslides Death Toll Rises To At Least 20, Residents Told To Evacuate

<b>Updated 1:40 p.m. ET on Sunday</b><p>The death toll rose to 20 on Sunday as authorities ramped up search and rescue efforts for those missing in the deadly mudslides in Santa Barbara, Calif. And hope of finding the four remaining missing persons alive, five days after storm devastated the region, is …