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Seismic risk high for Indian-Australian plate and is now under major stress

On July 29, 2012, a magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck off Mexico's Pacific coast close to the Guatemalan border, but there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.The quake occurred at 6:22 am (12:22 GMT) at a depth of 35 kilometers (21 miles), and was

July 30, 2012

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Severe storm warning for Northeast US - damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes possible

A frontal system is on the move out of the Great Lakes and is set to bring a significant threat of severe thunderstorms from the Northeast to the Ohio Valley on Thursday, July 26, 2012.The potential exists for widespread damaging winds from parts of New York and

July 26, 2012


Iceberg tsunami gone wild! The wave nearly took out the tourist boat

As a tourist was filming the Iceberg in Greenland yesterday, a part of the iceberg started to crack and break before their very own eyes. Before they knew it, part of that iceberg started to cave in to the sea. Luckily only a small part of what could have been a much

July 24, 2012

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Heavy rain creates flash floods in New Zealand as more floods continue around the world

Torrential rain that exploded over the Western Bay of Plenty closed one of the region's major highways and left people stranded at home as floodwaters rose and rivers burst their banks. A heavy rain warning is in place and flooding is expected to affect a number of

July 24, 2012

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Mt. Tongariro shows more volcano activity with volcanic gas

Seismicity at Mt. Tongariro, New Zealand looks to have decreased a lot yesterday and today. GNS science reported however today that : “Provisional analysis of the gas samples collected at the weekend indicates the presence of volcanic gas. Our historic sampling has

July 23, 2012

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Volcano alert level raised for Mt. Tongariro volcano, New Zealand

On July 20, 2012, GeoNet raised the Volcano Alert Level at Mt. Tongariro, New Zealand after a series of quakes beneath the volcanic complex. The Aviation Color Code is now at Yellow and Volcanic Alert Code at 1. Small volcanic earthquakes have been recorded beneath...

July 20, 2012