US Sinkhole Map: These Maps Show That Around 40% of the U.S. Lies in Areas Prone to Sinkholes

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Did you know that around 40% of the U.S. lie in areas prone to sinkholes? You don't believe me? Watch these geological US sinkhole maps. This map from the U.S. Geological...

Strange Sounds: Volcano Eruption Produces High-Frequency Hums

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Some volcanoes 'scream' at ever-higher pitches before they erupt. The noise is created by a tremor caused by a swarm of mini earthquakes that precedes the eruption. Scientists analysed an eruption sequence...

Dust Storms in July 2013: These Videos Show Amazing Timelapses of Haboobs in Arizona

I discovered these great videos through a facebook follower. Thank you for your help! On this video, Mike Olbinski, a local Arizona photographer, was able to capture the powerful wall...

US Sinkhole Formation and Other Strange News from July 9 to July 15 2013

In this post you get a compilation of different sinkhole formations that occurred within the last 6 days around the USA. Almost each of the related articles have videos,...

Radioactive Caesium-137 Measured in Lake Biel in Switzerland – Unclear Source

But how could this happen? In an analysis of lake sediment gathered from Lake Biel in Switzerland, geologists from the University of Geneva have surprisingly measured high content of radioactive...

End of Drought? Mexican engineer Sergio J. R. Velasco Creates Powder Which Stores Water in Soil for a YEAR

Every year, people die following famine caused by draughts. Is this the end? A new polymer called "Solid Rain" may help diminishing these natural disasters. Farmers in arid countries could...

Science Magazine: Four Studies Demonstrate That Fracking and Geothermal Power Produce Earthquakes

Since several years now, Sincedutch = Dutchsinse reports on earthquakes related to fracking and oil drilling among other subjects. Now, in this week issue of Science Magazine, four different scientific...

Weather Apocalypse in Colorado: Flash Floods and Mudslides Washes Car Away in Waldo Canyon (VIDEO)

MANITOU SPRINGS, Colo. - Flash flooding in the Waldo Canyon burn scar caused rock and mud slides, closed U.S. Highway 24 and engulfed about two dozen vehicles near Manitou...

Climate Change in Antarctica: Huge Iceberg Eight Times the Size of Manhattan Cracks off Pine Island Glacier

Since I was in this area of the world back in 2006 with the same institution (Alfred Wegener Institute for polar and marine research) as reported in the video...

Fracking and Drinking Water Map: This Map Shows Where You Shouldn’t Drink Tap Water in the USA

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Fracking For Natural Gas is turning the beautiful America into a toxic hell! This map shows two important information: The US rivers in blue and the main US fracking areas...

The Terrible Moment a Flash Flood Swallows a Building with a Guy Trapped on it (VIDEO)

This video was caught in Sichuan, China but I do not know who shot it. It features a guy trapped in collapsing house, which is washed away by sudden...

Preserved Woolly Mammoth Displayed in Tokyo until September 2013

If you are in Japan within the next months, you should stop at an exhibition hall in Yokohama, south of Tokyo to admire the frozen body of a wholly...

Louisiana Sinkhole Update: Take Buyout or Stay and Sue!

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Residents of Bayou Corne, Louisiana, are forcing tough choices as a 22-acre sinkhole from a collapsed salt dome cavern threatens their homes. Operator of the salt dome, is negotiating...

James Lovelock’s Gaia hypothesis is Inconsistent With Modern Evidence Says Scientist in New Book

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Toby Tyrrell is professor of Earth system science at the University of Southampton. And in his new book, On Gaia: A Critical Investigation of the Relationship between Life and Earth, he presents the...

Canada Hazards: Ontario Under Water and Untold Environmental Damage After Train Crash in Quebec

Canada is a large country. During the last two days, the eartern part of this wonderful country was plagued by two different major events: a flooding in Toronto due...

The Yellow Sea in China is Covered by a Gigantic Carpet of Green Algae. And it Stinks Like Hell!

The Yellow Sea in front of Chinese city of Qingdao is covered by a gigantic carpet of algae which looks like a juicy spring meadow from the distance. This algae...

Gondwana Supercontinent Break-up: New Insights by Matching the Geological Boundaries of Each Plate

How did the supercontinent Gondwana broke up 165 million years ago? What were the position of the Australian, Antarctic and Indian tectonic plates at this time? How did these...

Apocalyptic Hailstorm in New Mexico: Over one Foot of Hail Dumped in Santa Rosa!

Have you ever heard or even seen something like this? Surreal isn't it? Well it is a hailstorm and occured on the 3rd of July 2013 in Santa Rosa, N.M.....

Amazing Sinkhole in the USA: Giant Sinkhole Swallows Car and Driver in Toledo Ohio – July 2013

Sinkholes can produce amazing accidents! You probably remember this story of a Vermont family being swallowed by a sinkhole end of April 2013, or this Florida man literaly disappearing...

Strange Sounds, Loud Booms and Mysterious Explosions Compilation – June 2013 and July 2013

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In this post, I post some information about strange sounds and loud booms as well as mysterious explosions heard and witnessed around the world. Loud noises and mysterious booms...