Daily Archives: August 29, 2011

Typhoon Nanmadol drops 20 inches of rain on Taiwan- leaves 16 dead in the Philippines

August 29, 2011 – TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) – A typhoon that flooded homes, roads and farmland in Taiwan with more than 20 inches of rain left the island Monday and headed to southeastern China. Scooter riders push their motorbikes through … Continue reading

Posted in Earth Changes, Earth Watch, Extreme Weather Event, Landslide & geological deformation, Strange high tides & freak waves, Unprecedented Flooding | 1 Comment

Mount Lokon erupts 12 times, Mount Merapi emits thick cloud of smoke

August 29, 2011– SULAWESI, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) — Indonesia’s Mount Lokon, located on the northern tip of the island of Sulawesi, showed declining activity on Monday after erupting several times last week, authorities said. Meanwhile, new activity has been reported … Continue reading

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Magma plume: Mount Etna’s eruption intensifies in Italy

August 29, 2011 – SICILY (AP) — Sicily’s Mount Etna volcano is stepping up its eruption, spewing out ash and shooting lava into the air. Italy’s Civil Protection agency says the nation’s geophysics and volcanology institute on Monday registered increased … Continue reading

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U.N. agency warns of possible bird flu resurgence

August 29, 2011 – ROME (Reuters) – The United Nations warned of a possible major resurgence of bird flu and said a mutant strain of the H5N1 virus was spreading in Asia and elsewhere. The UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization … Continue reading

Posted in Civilizations unraveling, Dark Ages, Earth Changes, Earth Watch, Environmental Threat, Pestilence Watch | 7 Comments

Cloud formation on Earth may be linked to cosmic rays

August 29, 2011 – SWITZERLAND – It sounds like a conspiracy theory: ‘cosmic rays’ from deep space might be creating clouds in Earth’s atmosphere and changing the climate. Yet an experiment at CERN, Europe’s high-energy physics laboratory near Geneva, Switzerland, … Continue reading

Posted in Earth Changes, Earth Watch, Solar Event, Space Watch, Unsolved Mystery | 14 Comments

Heavy rains trigger landslide in Uganda- 40 dead

August 29, 2011 – UGANDA – A massive landslide swallowed homes in eastern Uganda early Monday, killing at least 23 people, the Red Cross said. Torrential rains triggered the landslide, Red Cross spokeswoman Catherine Ntabadde said by phone from the … Continue reading

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Amateur astronomer captures picture of Comet Garradd

August 29, 2011 – COMET GARRADD MEETS M71: This weekend, amateur astronomers around the world are watching the green tail of Comet Garradd (C/2009 P1) sweep across golden star cluster M71. Discovered two years ago by Gordon Garradd in Australia, … Continue reading

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Moderate earthquake in northern Pakistan sparks panic

August 29, 2011 – ISLAMABAD – A medium intensity earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale jolted several parts of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa including Peshawar early on Saturday morning. According to the metrological office, the tremors were felt in different districts including … Continue reading

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