Daily Archives: July 5, 2011

Magma on the move: unusual activity reported at Iceland’s Mt. Hekla volcano

July 6, 2011 – ICELAND – Meters around Mt. Hekla in southern Iceland have shown “unusual activity” in recent days. The Public Safety Commission has been alerted. According to RÚV Public Radio there is no reason for action as of … Continue reading

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Crews fighting New Mexico wildfires now fear floods

July 5, 2011 – SANTA FE, New Mexico (Reuters) – As firefighters made progress saving Indian pueblo lands on the north end of New Mexico’s largest wildfire, officials worried on Monday about a possible second punch from Mother Nature — … Continue reading

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More rain, less snow leads to faster Arctic ice melt

July 5, 2011 – ARCTIC CIRCLE – Rising air temperatures in the Arctic region have led to an increase in rainfall and a decrease in snowfall, making the sea ice more susceptible to melting, a new study has revealed. The … Continue reading

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Tons of mysterious smelly seaweed blanket beaches in Sierra Leone

July 5, 2011 – SIERRA LEONE – Massive piles of seaweed have washed ashore along Sierra Leone’s coastline, covering the white sand and raising fears for tourism and the fishing industry, officials said Monday. “People should stay away until we … Continue reading

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27 killed in landslides after days of torrential rains in the Philippines

July 5, 2011 – PHILIPPINES –  Manila: Twenty seven were killed, including 20 missing, in five landslide incidents following days of rains in Bukidnon, southern Philippines, a disaster official said. Seven people were killed in the new landslide incidents in … Continue reading

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Town pond in East Hampton Village turns florescent green

July 5, 2011 – NEW YORK –  Town Pond in the heart of East Hampton Village has turned a bright green. What caused the change in color remains a “phenomenon,” according to Mayor Paul Rickenbach, Jr. He said he noticed … Continue reading

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Australian couple sickened by rare parasitic worms

July 5, 2011 – AUSTRALIA – A VICTORIAN couple endured a health nightmare after tiny worms with teeth began eating through their bodies. It is the first time humans have been infected by the parasite in Australia. It is believed … Continue reading

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Scientists warn volcanoes in Australia are long overdue for an eruption

July 5, 2011 – AUSTRALIA– Scientists are now warning that volcanoes in Western Victoria and South Australia are due to erupt. The prediction comes just hours after two earthquakes hit the state this morning. Using new dating techniques, University of … Continue reading

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