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Two Massive and Mysterious Blobs of Ancient Magma Lurking Below Africa and the Pacific Could Bury Earth in 100km Deep Lake of Lava

There are two giant, mysterious blobs full of hot magma lurking at the edge of Earth’s core. They are hidden where the planet’s molten iron core meets its...

Puerto Rico’s 2019-2020 Seismic Swarm Continues and Leaves the Island on Edge

The largest earthquake in Puerto Rico in 100 years struck on a fault discovered only several years ago. The swarm-like earthquake sequence, with a M5.8 foreshock and two...

Lightning Hot Spots In The US And Around The World

According to the 2019 Annual Lightning Report, bolts were detected more than 2.3 billion times worldwide last year. Parts of the Great Plains, Gulf Coast and Florida had...

New Catastrophic Drone Video of Taal Volcano Dramatic Consequences

This exclusive drone video captured by ABS-CBN News cameraman Val Cuenca shows the Taal Volcano spewing steam on Friday at around 9:00 am. The aerial footage also shows...

Hundreds Of Thousands Of Fish Killed After Rain Washes Bushfire Ash Into Macleay River, Australia

Thousands of fish have been killed after rain washed bushfire ash into the Macleay River on the NSW Mid-North coast in Australia. Ash caused "rapid drops" of oxygen...

Weather Bombs From Coast To Coast! Fast-Moving Bombogenesis Packs Major Punch To The West Coast As Bomb Cyclone Explodes Offshore Of New England

A bomb cyclone is currently sweeping across the Northwest with ferocious winds as it moves inland. Meanwhile, on the other coast, another storm is exploding into a bomb...

Rain Drenches Parts Of Australia, Helps Contain Fires – And Even More Rain Is Forecast For The Weekend

Multiple regions across Australia reported Thursday they had received more than a month’s rainfall in just 24 hours. Relief is here for a number of firefighters working across...

Earth Cracks Apart And River Dries Up As Swarm Of Earthquakes Rocks Taal Volcano

The Taal volcano is currently being hit by hundreds of volcanic earthquakes, resulting in deep earth cracks. Meanwhile, the ground is so cracked up that parts of Pansipit...

There Is So Much Snow In Idaho Right Now That It Almost Buried A Fuel Truck

The Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) came to the rescue of a fuel truck Wednesday morning, blocked by meters of fresh snow. The crew cleared a path in the...

Extreme Rain, Flooding And Heavy Snowfall Hit Hawaii With 22 Inches Of Rain In 24 Hours And 4 Feet Deep Snowdrifts

This weekend weather events produced rainfall totals and river peak values not experienced on Big Island since Hurricane Lane in August 2018. The 24-hour rainfall total at...

Will It Be Enough To Put The Fires Out? Five Days of Rain Storms Forecast For NSW and Australia

Australia's east is set to receive its most significant rainfall in months this week, bringing some much-needed relief to bushfire-ravaged communities and firefighters.   Rain is expected for much...

New Major Eruption of La Cumbre Volcano in Galapagos

The La Cumbre volcano, located on Fernandina Island, west of the archipelago, started erupting on January 12, 2020, around 6:15 p.m. The first images show a radial fissure...

Rare M4.0 Earthquake Hits Near Montreal, Canada

Did the earthquake wake you up? A rare M4.0 quake hit just south of Montreal, Canada. Epicenter of the M4.0 earthquake near Montreal,...

Venice Canals Almost Run Dry of Water During Unusually Low Tides Just Months After Unprecedented Flooding

Where's the water gone in Venice canals? The present exceptionally low tides come three months after unprecedented floods the city was flooded by too much water.

Huge Wave Sweeps Family Into Ocean: Daughter Dead and Missing Son as Giant King Tides Produce Dozens of Feet High Waves in the Oregon and southwest Washington Coast

A father and his two children were swept out to sea by a massive wave at Cannon Beach in Oregon. The father survived, but his 7-year-old daughter died...

More Than 10,000 Camels to be Shot in Australia Because They Drink Too Much Water

Some indigenous leaders gave their go-ahead for a massive cull of 10,000 feral camels in remote South Australia The camels are drinking too much water as wildfires...

West Antarctica Melts From Below by Geothermal Heat and From Above Via Changing Wind Patterns

Two new research studies confirm that geothermal heat flow is the dominant cause of West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS). Meanwhile, another study...

Taal Volcano in the Philippines Erupts for First Time in 40 Years in Stunning Electric Display

The Taal volcano has started erupting on Sunday, January 12, 2020, ejecting a large column of ash and prompting the evacuation of nearby communities. Volcanic lightning hit the...

Millions of Americans Brace for Flooding, Tornadoes and Crippling Ice as Severe Storms Continue on the U.S. East Coast – At Least 8 dead

Everyone should be on high alert, as this type of system is rare for January. A system of this magnitude is more common in the spring, when we...

Explosive Bombogenesis Engulfs Iceland

North Atlantic is developing explosive storms, almost on a daily basis. Yet another very intense cyclone developed on January 9, 2020 and the beast is rapidly intensifying into...

Mystery Of Weird Seismic Hum Heard Around The World Solved

A weird and mysterious seismic hum was detected around the world last year. According to a new scientific study, the origin of that strange rumbling noise was an...

Day Turns Into Night As Vicious Sandstorm Sweeps Through Cordoba, Argentina (Videos)

Several locations in Cordoba, Argentina were swept by a vicious dust storm that heavily damaged homes, uprooted trees and turned the day into night.

M6.5 Earthquake Hits 5km of Tallaboa, Puerto Rico

A very shallow, M6.5 earthquake shook the entire island of Puerto Rico on January 7, 2020. This the strongest quake in a flurry of more than 1200 tremors...

The Raging Stratospheric Polar Vortex Reaches Its Coldest Temperature in 40 Years

The stratospheric polar vortex turns beastly, as it reaches its coldest temperature in the past 40 years. It is set to connect down and dominate our weather patterns...

A Jaw-Dropping Mutant Cow Was Filmed With 3 Massive Horns on its Head

There is an amazing video showing a mutant cow in Uganda with three massive horn on its head. Wonders never cease around the world.

Terrifying Demonic Face Appears in the Smoke of Victoria Inferno

This picture was taken in the Gippsland fires near Sarsfield. The demonic apparition in right hand corner of the blaze can’t be unseen. Spooky...

30-Foot-High Piles of Tumbleweeds Bury Cars and a Semi-Truck for Hours on Washington Highway (Video and Pictures)

Piles of tumbleweed strand semi-truck on Washington Highway on December 31 2019. Picture by Trooper Chris Thorson/Washington State Patrol via AP Last...

New Tornado Record for Oklahoma in Tornado Alley Set in 2019

2019 brought a record-setting number of twisters to Oklahoma in Tornado Alley. Yes, in 2019, more tornadoes than ever before were reported in the state.

M4.7 Earthquake Hits Puerto Rico in Rare and Frightening Swarm of More Than 1,100 Quakes

A 4.7-magnitude earthquake hit Puerto Rico on January 2, 2020 in the latest of a rare string of quakes that has frightened many in the U.S. territory.

Australia Fire Map: Week-Long State of Emergency Due to Widespread Extreme Fire Danger Across NSW

New South Wales (NSW) has declared a week-long state emergency as fires continue to spread across Australia. To date, 18 people have tragically lose their lives due to...

Magnetic North Pole Continues Drifting at Unprecedented Speed and Crosses Prime Meridian

The Earth’s magnetic field protects us from the solar wind by deflecting the charged particles. And according to new data, the Earth's magnetic north pole, which has been...

Sky Turns Blood Red as Disastrous Bushfires Devastate NSW, Australia

Photos and videos coming out of Mallacoota on Tuesday morning showed the sky had turned a dark, glowing red as out-of-control bushfires moved in on the small town in the East Gippsland...

Christmas Typhoon Phanfone Kills 41 in Philippines, Destroys Homes, Crops

Typhoon Phanfone killed at least 41 people when it slammed into the central Philippines on Christmas Eve. It is also the 21st cyclone to hit the Southeast Asian...

4 Earthquakes Hit Off Oregon Coast – Is Cascadia Heating Up?

Within the last 12 hours, 4 earthquakes hit off Oregon's Coast - 2 along the Blanco fracture zone and 2 on the Gorda Plate. Cascadia is heating up!

15 Years Ago Today… Indonesia’s M9.3 Mega-Thrust Earthquake and Mega Boxing Day Tsunami – Be Prepared, Because it Will Also Occur Soon in the Pacific Northwest Along the Cascadia Subduction Zone

The 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake was an undersea mega-thrust earthquake that took place at 00:58:53 UTC on December 26, 2004. The M9.3 earthquake triggered a series of devastating...

Bang, Bang, Bang: M6.3, M6.0 and M6.0 hits Canada, Colombia and Argentina as Ring of Fire is Heating up

Three strong earthquakes hit countries lying along the Ring of fire in the last 24 hours. The first M6.0 jolt hit Argentina followed by a M6.0 in Colombia....

It’s So Hot in Australia Right Now That Animals Are Dropping Dead From Trees

Can you imagine surviving 50°C (122°F) without AC? Well these animals just drop dead from trees! It's so hot in Australia right now that...

Seismologists Say Vancouver Island Is Overdue For the Big One After Series of 5 Earthquakes Including Two M6.0 Hit Cascadia Upper End

Yesterday, five earthquakes, including two M6.0 jolts, struck off Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Now seismologists say Vancouver Island is overdue for a M7.0 earthquake and has entered...

Oil Spill in Galapagos Islands After Barge Carrying 600 Gallons of Fuel Sinks Again (Video)

Ecuador was fighting to contain the environmental impact of a fuel spill in the Galapagos Islands after a flatboat carrying 600 gallons of diesel fuel sank. The...

The Largest Mining Operation Ever Is Starting Underwater, and the Consequences Are Unimaginable

Unless you are given to chronic anxiety or suffer from nihilistic despair, you probably haven’t spent much time contemplating the bottom of the ocean. Many people imagine...