Daily Archives: May 7, 2011

More frequent whale strandings leaves experts puzzled

May 7, 2011 – The numbers of beached whales have been gradually rising, peaking in 2009 with 46 whales coming ashore, and The Department of Environment and Conservation is conducting an investigation into what could be causing the rise, reports … Continue reading

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Explosions amidst growing unrest seen at Santiaguito volcano in Guatemala

May 7, 2011 – GUATEMALA – Guatemalan department of Quetzaltenango and Retalhuleu were declared yellow alerts due to the increased activity of the Santiaguito volcano. According to the National Institute for Seismology, Vulcanology, Meteorology and Hydrology of Guatemala, the increase … Continue reading

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Mississippi River swallows land along its banks

May 7, 2011 – MEMPHIS, Tn. – It’s like an ocean,” he said. Meanwhile, the Coast Guard closed a stretch of the swollen Mississippi to barge traffic upstream Friday, then reopened it later in the day. Any prolonged closure could … Continue reading

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25 earthquakes recorded at Philippines’s Taal volcano in 24 hours

May 7, 2011 – MANILA – After being relatively quiet in past days, restive Taal Volcano in Batangas province showed intensified activity anew, with state volcanologists recording 25 volcanic quakes there in the last 24 hours. In its Saturday update, … Continue reading

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Mystery of cosmic ray source bombarding the southern pole of Earth intensifies

May 6, 2011 – ANTARCTICA – Cosmic rays crashing into the Earth over the South Pole appear to be coming from particular locations, rather than being distributed uniformly across the sky. Similar cosmic ray “hotspots” have been seen in the … Continue reading

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