720-ton Lighthouse Saved From Eroding Coastline Like Skates on Rails

For 120 years, the Rubjerg Knude lighthouse has been perched on a sand dune on the northern Danish coast. But coastal erosion from North Sea winds threatened to...

The Really Big One: The Next Rupture of the Cascadia Subduction Zone Will Spell the Worst Natural Disaster in the History of North America

An earthquake will destroy a sizable portion of the coastal Northwest. The question is when. And keep in mind: The next full-margin rupture of the Cascadia subduction zone will...

California Is Burning in the Dark

More blackouts in California? Hazardous fire conditions that prompted state-wide blackouts last week are fueling wildfires in Southern California. California is burning in the...

A Colossal Giant From the Deep Ocean Just Wounded a Huge Great White Shark, Making Scientists Wonder What the Hell Made Those Enormous Bite Marks on its Head

A marine research non-profit group recently posted a snap of a great white shark they were tracking with two giant bite marks on its head. Now they wonder what...

Massive Sinkholes Swallow the Shrinking Dead Sea – More Than 6,000 Just in Israel and Craters Forming Daily

Giant sinkholes appear around drying Dead Sea. Will it be 'eaten' by those massive craters? There are now over 6,000 sinkholes around the Dead Sea on the Israeli...

Some Underwater Volcanoes Create Volcanic Gas Bubbles More Than a Quarter-Mile Across

Volcanic eruptions are spewing large plumes of gas and ash in the sky sometimes disturbing aircrafts. A new study shows that when the mostly underwater Bogoslof volcano in...

Deep M6.4 Earthquake Hits Vanuatu Islands – No Tsunami Threats or Warnings

A deep and strong M6.4 earthquake struck off the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu on October 21, 2019. There are no immediate reports of casualties or immediate tsunami...

Swimming Next to a Giant Squid Egg Is Just Spooky

A team of divers filmed a rare glimpse of a huge transparent egg sac containing hundreds of thousands of baby squid. The stunning underwater video was filmed by...

Gigantic Sinkhole Prompts the Evacuation of Hundreds of Homes in El Salvador (Video and Pictures)

A giant sinkhole has opened up in Santa Lucia, El Salvador prompting a massive evacuation of more than 400 homes on October 16, 2019. Drone footage shows...

Dam Collapse at Siberia Gold Mine Kills 15 – Other 14 Missing in Flooded Miner Cabins

At least 15 people have died and 13 others are missing after a dam collapse at a gold mine in Siberia. The dam burst around 2am Moscow...

New Earthquake Risk for California: The Garlock Fault, a Major California Fault Line Capable of Producing M8.0 Earthquakes, Is Shifting for the First Time in History, Baffling Scientists

A major California fault line is shifting for the first time in history, triggered by the series of earthquakes that shook Southern California in July. This is surprising,...

Hundreds of Birds Slam Into NASCAR Hall of Fame building, Killing Themselves

This is again another disturbing phenomenon you don't want to see everyday. Holl Bell filmed hundreds of birds slamming into the NASCAR Hall of Fame building and killing...

Bomb Cyclone With Hurricane Winds Knocks Out Power to 500,000 and Disrupts Travel in the Northeast

More than a half-million people in the Northeast woke up to darkness on Thursday, as an unseasonably strong Nor’easter slammed the region with rain and high winds.

Lebanon Is Literally on Fire

With more than 100 blazes erupting from north to south over the past two days... Lebanon ongoing wildfires are the worst to have hit the country in decades.

Earthquake in Philippines Kills 5, Injures 28, Closes Schools (Videos and Pictures)

A strong and shallow M6.4 earthquake hit 7km ENE of Columbio, Philippines on October 16, 2019, sending people running in the streets. At least five dead with dozens...

Underwater Volcano Erupts in Tonga – Ash and Gas Plume Reaches 17,000ft – Aviation VONA Alert Increased to Orange

The Metis Shoal Volcano, Ha'apai, in Tonga erupted on October 15, 2019, sending a plume of ash and gas 15,000-17000ft above the summit. As of 10:20 a.m., the...

Unusual Blizzard Buries North Dakota in Historic Amounts of Snow – Farmers Devastated

A record-setting four-day fall snowstorm moved out of North Dakota on Sunday, leaving behind historic amounts of snow in some areas. Bismarck got 17.1 inches of snow and...

Earthquakes Continue in New Madrid Fault as Central States Prepare For the Great Central U.S. ShakeOut Earthquake Drill

After yesterday's M3.0 quake, several tremors hit inside the New Madrid Fault today. The New Madrid Seismic Zone is constantly shaking since about 1 month, now. Meanwhile Missouri...

Tsunamis Spread Deadly Diseases

A major earthquake in Alaska in 1964 triggered tsunamis that washed ashore a deadly tropical fungus. Researchers believe it then evolved to survive in the coasts and...

More Than 1,600 Dead in India’s Worst Monsoon in 25 Years

The heaviest monsoon rains to lash India in 25 years have killed more than 1,600 people since June. The monsoon, which typically lasts between June and September, has...

Where do you live on Pangea?

Take Pangea, the supercontinent that formed roughly 300 million years ago, and add the current geopolitical borders. And now, where would you live on Pangea?

Food Crisis 2019: It’s Looking Bad, Bad, Bad at a Global Level

The global food system is collapsing. Be ready for food and water shortages. Be prepared for food price dramatic increase. Here some recent shocks on the global food...

A Last Quake to Make Los Angeles a Radioactive Dead Zone

The likely human death toll would be in the millions. The likely property loss would be in the trillions. The forever damage to our species’ food supply, ecological...

Intense Eruption of Poas Volcano Prompts Park Closure in Costa Rica

The Poás Volcano in Costa Rica erupted on Monday, October 1, 2019. The volcanic explosion has prompted officials to temporarily close the popular tourist attraction because of a...

Shiveluch Volcano Erupts Strongly in Kamchatka – Ash Plume Rises to 30,000 ft Into the Air – Pyroclastic Flow (Video)

Shiveluch volcano, situted in Kamchatka, Russia, had a large eruption on October 1-2, sending a plume of ash to 30,000 ft into the air. The powerful eruption...

Widespread Flooding Hits UK – A Week of Rain in Just an Hour

Torrential rains have swept across the UK bringing floods, closing roads and railways, and leading to some places being evacuated. Dozens of flood warnings had been issued and...

Very Shallow Earthquake Series Swarms Lilbourn, Missouri, Right in the New Madrid Seismic Zone

The New Madrid Fault Line is constantly releasing pressure these days. Already 9 very shallow earthquakes have hit near Lilbourn, Missouri since September 30, 2019.

Mystery Oil Spill Kills Animals in Brazil

Brazil’s beaches are awash with oil but no one knows quite where it’s coming from. The oil spill is affecting a number of beaches on Brazil’s north-eastern coastline,...

315-Billion-Ton Iceberg D-28 Calves in Antarctica – No Link To Climate Change

A massive iceberg weighing 315 billion tons has broken away from the Amery Ice Shelf in Antarctica. The giant piece of ice has a surface of 1,636 square...

Deadly Heatwave From Hell Engulfs Australia This Week and Will Last Until December

A red-hot weather map shows how Australia is set to sizzle through a blistering spring. The Bureau of Meteorology says all of the country's mainland is 'highly likely'...

Residents Flee After Ulawun Volcano Newly Erupts in Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea's volatile Ulawun volcano erupted early Tuesday, October 1, sending a column of red lava shooting up into the sky and forcing the evacuation of recently returned residents.

More Than 100 Dead in New India Flood Chaos

More than 100 people have died due to flooding caused by heavy rains in the Indian states of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar. Railway traffic, vehicular movement, healthcare services,...

God I Love Snow

Some people grab their rakes and leaf blowers during the first few weeks of fall. Montanans broke out their snow shovels instead. Montana's governor declared an emergency Sept....

Hurricane Lorenzo Becomes a Category 5 – Strongest Hurricane on Record So Far North and East in the Atlantic Ocean

Lorenzo's intensity over the weekend was unlike anything in the record books so far east in the Atlantic Ocean. Lorenzo has now weakened but is still a danger...

M5.6 Earthquake Hits Off El Hierro, Canary Islands – Tremors Felt In Tenerife 250 Miles Away – Next Magma Intrusion Begins

A M5.6 earthquake hit 180km (112 miles) east of El Hierro, the smallest and youngest island of the Canary Islands, on September 26, 2019. The tremors were recorded...

M6.8 Earthquake Hits Off Maule, Chile – Video Compilation

A strong M6.8 earthquake hit off the coast of Maule, Chile at 15:57 UTC (10:57 local time) on September 29, 2019. No tsunami expected although the quake...

The Loudest Sound in History Was Produced by the Krakatoa Eruption and Heard 3,100 Miles Away, Shattering Eardrums of Sailers 40 Miles Away

A volcanic eruption produced the loudest sound in the world. The sound of the Krakatoa eruption in 1883 caused shock waves 10,000 times more powerful than that of...

The World is Unprepared For the Next Major Eruption

The world needs to do more to prepare for the next huge volcanic eruption, a team of leading scientists says. They insist we need to do more to...

Dozens of Whales Beach Themselves near Savannah, Georgia: 15 Dead

Roughly two dozen pilot whales beached themselves on and near a Georgia barrier island, leaving 15 dead. This is the whale species' second mass stranding along the state's...

The Real Risk at Yellowstone Is Not a Super-Eruption But a Powerful Earthquake

Despite all the attention directed toward the supervolcano, experts monitoring activity at the park around the clock say it isn’t an eruption we should be immediately concerned about... It’s earthquakes.