Daily Archives: July 27, 2011

U.S. heat wave claims as many as 64 lives

July 27, 2011 – ILLINOIS  — The massive heat wave that baked half the country in triple digit heat indexes last week may have caused as many as 64 deaths in 15 states, the National Weather Service said late on Tuesday. … Continue reading

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Iceland’s feared Katla volcano shows further signs of eruption?

July 27, 2011 – ICELAND – One of Iceland’s largest volcanoes Katla is showing increased signs of activity as observers today reported an increase in the strength of tell-tale earth tremors. A swarm of earthquakes struck the 9-mile wide volcano, … Continue reading

Posted in Earth Changes, Earth Watch, High-risk potential hazard zone, Potential Earthchange hotspot, Seismic tremors, Volcano Watch | 19 Comments

20,000 homes destroyed by floodwaters in Bangladesh

July 27, 2011 – BANGLADESH –  (IRIN) – Heavy flooding in southeastern Bangladesh has forced more than 20,000 people from their homes in Cox’s Bazar and Teknaf districts, say local authorities. “The homes of more than 20,000 people have been … Continue reading

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Sinkholes – A Sign of the Times?

July 27, 2011 – Bizarre reports of gaping holes in the ground continue to come in from all over the place – in cities, on the open roads, in the countryside. Many of the ‘sinkholes’ you’ll see below have been … Continue reading

Posted in Earth Changes, Earth Watch, Lithosphere collapse & fisssure | 16 Comments

South Korea flooding and landslide leaves 44 dead, dozens injured

July 27, 2011 –  Seoul (CNN) — A landslide near the South Korean town of Chuncheon killed 44 people and injured 24 others, authorities said Wednesday. More than 750 rescue workers had been dispatched to the site after the collapse occurred at … Continue reading

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Turkish cancer villages warn of epidemic to come along North Dakota’s roads

July 26, 2011 – ISTANBUL – In Dunn County, North Dakota, the roads are paved with a unique danger. Over 300 miles of them are covered with gravel taken from the local North Killdeer Mountains. This rock is rich in … Continue reading

Posted in Earth Changes, Earth Watch, Environmental Threat | 10 Comments