After the deadly earthquake and tsunami, Soputan volcano erupts in Sulawesi, Indonesia

The Soputan volcano has started erupting in Sulawesi, Indonesia, just after the island was struck by a deadly and catastrophic M7.5 earthquake on September 28, 2018. It is unknown if the earthquake has triggered...

Trinidad Is Cracking Up: 6 New Mud Volcanoes Emerge in a Week

Six new mud volcanoes emerged from underground along Trinidad's southwestern coast. The new cones all appeared along the trace of the August 21st 2018 earthquake fault rupture...

Large Earth crack threatens 6 families in Bocas del Toro, Panama

At least six houses are threatened by a large crack that appeared in the village of Almirante in the province of Bocas del Toro, Panama. The crack, first reported on June 11th, was only 3 feet...

Locust APOCALYPSE in Saudi Arabia: Millions of flying insects swarm cities and attack crops, frightening local residents

I have never seen something like that! And I bet it's the same for those driving in their cars and filming this insect apocalypse swarming Yanbu al-Nakheel in the Al Madinah Province of western Saudi...

Massive landslide destroys 53 buildings and a mosque in Turkey (video and pictures)

A massive landslide destroyed 53 buildings and a mosque in the Black Sea province of Ordu in northern Turkey early Thursday. Major landslide destroys 53 buildings and a...

What the heck is this? Mysterious sea creature found on a beach in Texas City after Hurricane Harvey

Okay, biologists, what the heck is this? This mysterious sea creature was found on a beach in Texas City, TX after Hurricane Harvey. The mysterious fanged sea creature that washed up on a beach in Texas...

209 sheep fall down a cliff DEAD after bear attack in the Pyrenees, France

More than 200 sheep have died after they hurtled over the edge of a cliff in the Pyrenees mountains while being chased by a bear. Their deaths have reignited the bitter debate over the presence...

Living giant squid filmed at La Coruña, Spain

A living giant squid was filmed in in the estuary of Porto de Bares, La Coruna, Spain on October 7, 2016. The female Architeuthis dux measures a total of 9 meters and weighs a heavy...

Well, this was deeper than I thought!

The horse and its rider severely underestimated the depth of a beach puddle... And I cannot tell if that's a seagull or a person laughing at their misfortune at the end. :-)

Bald Eagle Power!

Thought we saw an injured bald eagle on the St. Croix River tonight. He wasn't injured! That is just awesome!

This monster tornado was so powerful that it bent the railway tracks near Chapman, Kansas

Perhaps the most impressive part of the tornado damage west of Chapman, Kansas was the bending of Union Pacific Railroad track. It looks similar to after an earthquake. This feat is extremely rare in tornadoes....

Melting permafrost flows like lava through Tibetan Plateau (video)

This more than impressive video shows melting permafrost flowing down like lava on the Tibetan Plateau. Several families and a farm were affected by the incident. The farm had to be evacuated and relocated. The video was...

Six Underwater Volcanoes Newly Discovered Just a Few Kilometers Off Sicily, Italy

A series of six Late Quaternary underwater volcanoes have been discovered just off the SW Sicilian coast. Lurking below a heavily trafficked waterway, the discovery highlights how many...

Anomalous hailstorm creates traffic chaos in Istria, Croatia after 20 centimeters of hail accumulates on streets

It looks like snow in the middle of the summer along the coast of the adriatic in Croatia. But it is hail! Tons of hail that transformed the streets near Plomin, Istria into giant ice...

Mysterious hail streaks in Colorado sky baffle storm watchers

What are these mysterious white streaks in the dark gray sky of Colorado on May 10, 2016? Those are incredible hail streaks created by hailstones falling to the ground in Colorado Springs. But why does it look...

Be prepared: Harvey strengthens into hurricane as Texas takes cover

The U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) upgraded Harvey to a hurricane from a tropical storm on Thursday afternoon. They added it would strengthen into a Category 3 hurricane before hitting the Texas coast late on...

Here’s why hurricanes are rapidly exploding in strength in recent years

The unforgettable thing about record-setting Hurricane Michael will always be how rapidly it became a near-Category 5 storm, perfectly timed for a sneak attack on the Florida Panhandle. On Tuesday morning, Floridians knew a...

There are at least six active wildfires burning in Southern California right now. That’s nearly the total of all large December wildfires from 2000 to 2015

The rainy season in Southern California should have started on October 1, 2017. Since then, however, the region has seen almost no rain and will remain dry until mid-December. Southern California is now a...

27 Children Burn to Death After Fire in Islamic School in Liberia

A fire at an Islamic school outside the Liberian capital has killed at least 27 people. Most of the victims were children.

Crazy thunderstorm in Moscow and region on July 13, 2016 (pictures and videos)

A powerful thunderstorm hit Moscow shortly before midnight on Wednesday, July 13, 2016, with heavy rain instantly flooding streets. The heavy rain with hail and gale force wind was registered in the northwestern part of...

Severe Storms Trigger Deadly Flash Flooding, Avalanches and Traffic Chaos in the Swiss Alps (Video)

Authorities in Switzerland are searching for a man and a girl missing since Sunday. Their car was swept away by flash flooding caused by heavy rain in the...

Mississippi River flooding is longest-lasting since ‘Great Flood’ of 1927

Flooding in at least 8 states along portions of the Mississippi River – due to relentless, record-breaking spring rainfall – is the longest-lasting since the "Great Flood" of 1927, the National Weather Service...

3.7-km-long dyke blown up between two lakes to disperse surging floodwater in China

The 3.7-km-long dyke between Lake Liangzi and Lake Niushan was blown up by officials in central China's Hubei Province Thursday morning to disperse surging floodwater. A total of 1,658 people were evacuated for the explosion. There was...

Imelda Rain Amounts Up to 21″ in Coastal Texas – Tornado Reported in Baytown Area

Heavy rain and street flooding were reported in parts of coastal Texas as Tropical Depression Imelda moved across the state. And on Wednesday evening, a confirmed tornado left...

Iraq: The sky over Basra is tinged with a terrifying deep blood red color!

Basra, a city that has become famous all over the world during the Gulf War, has turned blood red on February 18, 2018. The strange sky phenomenon is most probably linked to a sandstorm...

Deadly wind storm engulfs US Northwest killing 1 and leaving 180,000 people in the dark

Storms have the potential to harm lives and property via storm surge, heavy rain, lightning, wildfires, and strong winds. Yes, seriously folks, wind is one of Mother Nature's deadliest weapons, yet it doesn't seem...

Unprecedented snow falls over Romania and Russia (video)

At least 5 cm of snow fell in the region of Borșa, a small town in eastern Maramureș County, Romania. This is the first time ever in August. On the same day another anomalous snow...

Two meters of snow paralyze traffic in northern Xinjiang, China

Traffic along the provincial highway to northern Xinjiang has come to a standstill for three days now after a massive snowstorm has pounded the mountainous Altay region in the autonomous region in northwest China. The...

Biggest blizzard of the year hits northeast US: 5 feet of snow in parts of Montana, 14 inches in Boston and New York City

Winterstorm Niko is anticipated to bring a foot or more of snow to densely populated areas of the Northeast, including New York City and Boston, causing closures of schools, highways and airports. Meanwhile the final...

Giant sinkhole swallows front yard in Des Moines, Iowa

This giant sinkhole appeared overnight in a front yard of a Des Moines house... And the crater keeps on growing up. Will it swallow the whole house? The cavity started forming at around 12:30 am and...

Biggest wave ever recorded in the Southern Ocean – And higher waves could follow over winter

A New Zealand's buoy recorded the largest ever wave in the Southern Hemisphere on Saturday, May 20, 2017. The 19.4-metre wave - higher than a five-storey building - was measured south of New Zealand. And...

A giant crater opens up out of nowhere in Brazil

Farmers in Coromandel in Alto Paranaíba, Brazil were surprised by a giant crater, measuring more than 20 meters in diameter, that appeared without notice in one of their soybean plantation between Nov. 5th and...

Puerto Rico fears post-Maria murder surge: 32 homicides in 11 days

Thirty-two people have been slain in Puerto Rico in the first 11 days of the year. This is double the number killed over the same period in 2017. If the surge proves to be...

Two Cars Swallowed by Giant Sinkhole (Video)

A huge sinkhole opened up on a road in northern China's Lvliang, swallowing two cars on September 11, 2019. In the video, two cars can be seen inside...

Enormous new river appears overnight in central Argentina (video)

A new watercourse is playing havoc with farmland and roads and even threatening a city. The new, now enormous river appeared overnight after an intense deluge that occurred in 2015. Since then its water...

Meanwhile purple flowers and green grass blanket desert in Saudi Arabia

After a seasonally unusual amount of rainfall, purple desert roses blanket the wide expanse of the city of Rafha, Saudi Arabia. These awesome and unexpected pictures were taken by Saudi photographer Abdul-Aziz Al-Tumiat. Enjoy! That's...

Seals help scientists to solve the mystery of Antarctica’s giant holes

Sometimes, a giant hole suddenly opens up in Antarctica’s sea ice during wintertime but, until now, scientists didn’t know why. To try and explain this mysterious phenomenon, researchers...

40,000 tonnes of salmon and 8,000 tonnes of sardines die along coastal Chile since beginning of 2016

At least 40,000 tonnes of salmon and 8,000 tonnes of sardines died along the Pacific coast of Chile as a result of mysterious red tides caused by the extreme El Niño. 12% of the annual...

Large-Scale Power Outages Hit London and SE England (Video)

Trains ground to a halt and traffic lights were knocked out after a suspected failure of the National Grid left a large area of London and the South East without power.

Neonic pesticides detected in US drinking water for the first time

You really think you drink clean water in the US? Small traces of the world's most widely used insecticides have been detected in US tap water for the first time. Samples taken by scientists in...