Daily Archives: October 25, 2011

Earthquake death-toll jumps dramatically in Turkey as rescuers sift through debris- 534 dead

October 25, 2011 – TURKEY – In a dramatic rescue that gave hope to those praying for the survival of their loved ones, rescuers in eastern Turkey pulled a baby, her mother and her grandmother alive from the rubble Tuesday, … Continue reading

Posted in Earth Changes, Earth Watch, High-risk potential hazard zone, Land fissures, cracks, sinkholes, Seismic tremors | 6 Comments

400 meter-wide asteroid to make pass by Earth

October 25, 2011 – A 1300-foot-wide (400 meters) asteroid, which is more than one and a half times the length of a soccer pitch, will pass within 0.85 lunar distances of the Earth on November 8/9, 2011. Discovered on December … Continue reading

Posted in Earth Changes, Earth Watch, Fireballs, Meteor or Asteroid, Space Watch | 37 Comments

They’re back and scientists aren’t exactly sure why: Red night aurora burst over U.S. skies

October 25, 2011 – AURORAS IN THE USA: A coronal mass ejection (CME) hit Earth on Oct. 24th at approximately 1800 UT (2:00 pm EDT). The impact strongly compressed Earth’s magnetic field, directly exposing geosynchronous satellites to solar wind plasma, … Continue reading

Posted in Earth Changes, Earth Watch, Signs of Magnetic Field weakening, Solar Event, Space Watch, Unsolved Mystery | 26 Comments

4.0 magnitude earthquake strikes 10 km from dormant Costa Rican volcano

October 25, 2011 – COSTA RICA – An earthquake registering 4.0 on the Richter scale shook the area of Sarapiqui, Vara Blanca and Venecia on Sunday. The Observatorio Vulcanológico y Sismológico de Costa Rica (OVSICORI) – national volcano and seismology … Continue reading

Posted in Earth Changes | 6 Comments

Mounting crisis: one-third of Thailand now under water

October 25, 2011 – BANGKOK – Thailand announced a five-day holiday on Tuesday to give people the chance to escape floods closing in on Bangkok as authorities ordered the evacuation of a housing estate on the outskirts of the city … Continue reading

Posted in Cloudburst storms with flashflooding, Earth Changes, Earth Watch, Environmental Threat | 15 Comments

Rina becomes 17th hurricane of the season

October 25, 2011 – MIAMI – Rina grew into a Category 1 hurricane today and is expected to become stronger as it moves toward resorts on Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. Rina’s top winds are now … Continue reading

Posted in Cloudburst storms with flashflooding, Earth Changes, Earth Watch, Extreme Weather Event, Unprecedented Flooding | 4 Comments