Daily Archives: May 21, 2011

20 presumed dead in series of landslides in Malaysia

May 21, 2011 – MALAYSIA – Two dozen people, mainly children, were buried alive when a landslide took down an orphanage in Malaysia on Saturday, the national news agency said. The victims were mostly orphans and staff of the orphanage … Continue reading

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6.1 earthquake shakes volcanic trench of Kermadec Islands

May 21, 2011 – NEW ZEALAND – A 6.1 magnitude earthquake has struck the Kermadec Islands just north of New Zealand. The quake struck at a depth of 19 km. Seismic tension and volcanic activity has been steadily increasing in … Continue reading

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Iceland’s Grímsvötn volcano explodes- massive swarm of large earthquakes follow

May 21, 2011 – ICELAND – Iceland’s Meteorological Office confirmed Saturday that an eruption had begun, and local media said smoke could be seen coming from the volcano. Grimsvotn lies under the uninhabited Vatnajokull glacier in southeast Iceland. It last … Continue reading

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Yellowstone: the world’s most dangerous volcano is moving

May 21, 2011 – YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyoming – The nation’s oldest park is also one of the most studied. The interest is not just in its amazing vistas and wildlife, but in the volcanic beast below the park. Yellowstone sits … Continue reading

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Endeavour crew hooks up $2 billion cosmic ray detector

May 21, 2011 – CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. —The International Space Station’s signature science experiment, a $2 billion particle physics detector, is securely attached to the outpost. Endeavour astronauts Thursday morning lifted the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer from the shuttle’s payload bay … Continue reading

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Scientists find regions of the earth’s core may be melting

May 21, 2011 – The inner core of the Earth may be melting, scientists now find. This melting could actually be linked to activity at the Earth’s surface, the researchers said, and added that the discovery could help explain how … Continue reading

Posted in Climate unraveling, Earth Changes, Earth Watch, Forecast book quotation, Seismic tremors, Signs of Magnetic Field weakening, Volcano Watch | 22 Comments