And suddenly the sea in Tasmania became electric blue

And suddenly, the sea along the north-west coast of the Australian island of Tasmania became electric blue at night. This phenomenon, also known as bioluminescence, is caused by billions of single-cell algae or plankton called...

Two albino alligators produce world’s first 19 albino eggs in Florida wild Park

A wildlife park in Florida is now home to one of the rarest batch of alligator eggs in history. Its two albino alligators, Snowflake and Blizzard, have produced...

‘Supermoms’ Produce Most of the Elephant Seal Population

Most of the pups born in an elephant seal colony in California over a span of five decades were produced by a relatively small number of long-lived "supermoms."

Deadliest US tornado outbreak since 1969 exceeds entire 2016 death toll in two days

Following last weekend's severe weather outbreak, January 2017 is already the deadliest for tornadoes in any January since 1969. The number of tornado-related deaths in those two days also exceeds what was seen in all...

France hit by brutal thunderstorms bringing more than 100,000 lightning strikes in 12 hours (video)

On August 28th, more than 100,000 lightnings in less than 12 hours lit up the sky over France, from which 40,000 struck in the northern part of the country. Meteo France announced storm warnings...

The ground around the Yellowstone supervolcano has deformed after 1,500 quakes this summer

Since the swarm began on June 12, there have been over 1,562 earthquakes. The quakes release uplift-causing pressure, allowing ground to sink back down. Still, experts say the risk of an eruption remains low, with...

Risk of catastrophic explosion at Lake Kivu as DRC and Rwanda agree to explore for oil

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Rwanda have signed a five-year joint exploration agreement for oil under Lake Kivu, an exploding lake. If it explodes, the CO2 at the bottom of lake Kivu could suffocate...

Freak hailstorm buries cars in one meter of hail and turns beach white in Mercin, Turkey

This is not snow. It is hail! And, on Nov 19th, the hailstorm was so severe that it buried cars in one meter of hail stones. Some parts of the city of Mersin were...

Downtown Houston is gone if Addicks Reservoir breaks (video)

Barker and Addick reservoirs are filling rapidly, nearing capacity for the first time, putting thousands of homes and entire communities at risk. A controlled release will begin tonight at 2am. If NOT, a 30ft wall...

Typhoon Megi wreaks havok in Taiwan (pictures and videos)

Typhoon Megi crashed ashore in Taiwan Tuesday at Category 4 strength with wind gusts over 120 mph and rainfall over 30 inches. Life-threatening flooding and landslides are likely in Taiwan as Megi is heading to...

The biggest wildfire in Los Angeles history looks like a giant volcanic eruption

The La Tuna Fire has now became the largest blaze by acreage in Los Angeles city history. And the apocalyptic fire looks like a giant volcanic ash cloud. Fueled by hot conditions and shifting winds, a...

Five provinces on emergency alert for 269 forest fires in Indonesia – And their numbers is increasing daily

Indonesia’s National Disaster Mitigation Agency issued emergency alerts on Wednesday, July 26, for the five provinces of Riau, Jambi, South Sumatra, West Kalimantan, and South Kalimantan for the potential spread of forest fires. The number...

‘Fire-floods’ are the new threat in California disasters

Brent Larson awoke at 4 a.m. to the shake and rumble of what felt like a freight train rolling down the hill toward his Santa Barbara County home. He leaped from his bed and...

Furious ‘BOMB CYCLONE’ that dropped first snow in years onto Los Angeles and Las Vegas roars across eastern US creating widespread CHAOS

Ferocious winds from a potent "bomb cyclone" roared across the eastern United States, and 550,000 homes and businesses were still without power Monday. At midday, nearly 80 million people were under high-wind...

Six-storey building collapses due to deadly floods in Nairobi, Kenya

A six-storey building has collapsed following heavy floods in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi on April 29, 2016. According to local news networks, 130 people have been rescued from the rubble so far; at least 10 confirmed dead. But...

Flooding from Michigan to the South damages homes, sends Mississippi River to 157-year-high in Davenport, Iowa

Scatter severe thunderstorms stretching from Texas to Ohio Valley brought tornadoes and flooding across several states. The storms overturned trucks, damaged homes and forced many to seek high ground. At least seven...

Intense sandstorms engulf Cairo and Alexandria, Egypt

Multiple strong sandstorms hit Cairo and Alexandria among other cities in Egypt on March 13, 2016. The unexpected dust storms were followed by heavy rains, lightning and thunder, after days of unseasonable hot temperatures. The sandstorms...

MONTHS of drought have left Rhine river and Danube river at a record low, revealing bombs, gold coins and other treasures from the past

MONTHS of drought have left the Rhine river and the Danube river at a record low, dealing a blow to the economy and exposing relics from the past. THE docks are eerily quiet at Cologne’s...

Giant Sinkhole Swallows Australian Family Jeep – Todler Saved (Video)

This is the terrifying moment a huge sinkhole swallowed two cars in the city of Yogyakarta, Indonesia. In one of the cars, an Australian family with a 20-month...

Mysterious methane bubbling in Condamine River intensifies and burns

Condamine River's mysterious methane bubbling is intensifying. But the State Government is unable to find the cause of methane gas seeps in this major river of Queensland, Australia. Landholders in Queensland are calling on the State...

Mother Nature forms snow rollers in Canada (video)

These 'snow rollers' were filmed in Newtown, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada yesterday. This rare weather phenomenon requires a highly specific set of circumstances to form: strong winds + a few centimetres of snow topped with...

Terrifying rogue waves are real and almost unpredictable

For centuries sailors told stories of enormous waves tens of metres tall. They were dismissed as tall tales, but in fact they are alarmingly common. There are mysterious giant underwater waves baffling scientists around the world....

200 meters of road collapse in giant sinkhole in Colombia

On July 16th, about 200 meters (600ft) of a street literally collapsed in a giant hole in Colombia. This almost unbelievable natural disaster hasn't swallowed up any vehicules but will close the road for a...

No snow shortage here! Back-to-back-to-back Nor’easters hammer New Brunswick, Canada (pictures)

Canada's New Brunswick province was slammed this month by a trio of nor'easters, and the pictures from the snowdrift are just unreal. More than 5,500 residents in the province found themselves without power Wednesday...

Terrifying video: Two women swallowed as sinkhole devours pavement in Turkey (video)

Two women were slightly injured after a sidewalk collapsed underneath them on Wednesday, October 24, 2018, in Diyarbakır, Turkey. OMG! That was terrifying! Follow us: Facebook and Twitter or become a Patron on Patreon / donate through Paypal. Please and thank you.

The heat wave in Europe is so intense that a weather map of France looks like a screaming skull of death

The intense heat wave blasting Europe with record-breaking temperatures manifested on a recent weather forecast as a screaming heat skull of death looming over France. A forecast map...

Let’s talk about WEATHER CHAOS: Winter 2019 smashes record after record

Record snow, record wind, record rain! Winter 2019 smashes record after record and goes out-of-control while officials try to control / engineer it. Don’t slam the door! Lots...

Deadly California parade of storms is not over yet: Downpours and heavy snowfall in higher elevations, forced evacuations in several burn areas, mudslides, floods… And the worse is to come

Evacuation warnings were issued Tuesday through Thursday for the community of Pulga at the Camp Fire burn scar near Paradise. In Southern California, mandatory evacuations went into effect for burn areas in...

150 melon-headed whales strand on a beach in Japan (video)

Rescuers have been forced to abandon efforts to save around 150 melon-headed whales that became stranded on a beach in Hokota, Japan. Only three of the animals that had beached have been saved! The rest of...

The Arctic Permafrost Is Thawing Fast and That Affects Us All

Sergey Zimov, an ecologist by training, tossed a woolly mammoth bone on the pile. He was squatting in mud along the cool, wide Kolyma River, below a towering cliff of crumbling...

Thousands of red tuna crabs wash up on Mission Beach, San Diego

Thousands of red tuna crabs washed ashore on June 7, 2016 in Mission Beach, San Diego, California. Visitors in the area around the South Shores Park Boat Launch found beaches covered with the crabs. Red tuna...

Dichlor Leak Triggers Businesses Evacuation in Chandler, Arizona

Several businesses in Chandler have been evacuated after a Dichlor leak. The Chandler Fire Department says Dichlor is a type of chlorine used to service pools.

Family of panicking deer commits suicide jumping from a bridge in Cedar Rapids, Iowa (video)

I don't know what is happening here along the 80th Street SW bridge over U.S. Highway 30 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa on December 10, 2017! Why is this herd of deer panicking such a way they...

Neapolis discovery in Tunisia: Huge ‘Tsunami-Sunk’ Roman ruins found underwater in Tunisia

Twenty hectares of the remains of Roman ruins under the sea have been discovered in Nabeul, Tunisia. This is a major archeological discovery which confirms ancient stories that a tsunami swallowed up part of the...

Series of powerful earthquakes rocks the world within 14 hours: M7.7 in Russia, M6.2 in Russia and M6.4 in Peru

The world has shaken violently within the last 14 hours between July 17th and July 18th. A series of powerful quakes rocked Russia (M7.7, M6.2) and Peru (M6.4). It all started on July 17, 2017 as...

M4.7 earthquake strikes near Redoubt volcano and Iliamna volcano, Alaska on May 1, 2016

A M4.7 earthquake hit near the Redoubt volcano and the Iliamna volcano on May 1, 2016 at 20:38:45 (UTC). Both volcanic peaks are active stratovolcano in the volcanic Aleutian Range of the U.S. state of Alaska....

Largest earthquake swarm in years rattles Fagradalsfjall volcano with more than 500 quakes in Iceland

The largest seismic swarm in years is currently rattling the Reykjanes Peninsula in Iceland northeast of the Fagradalsfjall volcano since the morning of July 26. Since 24 hours, already more than 500 earthquakes - with...

Giant volcano Katla hit by powerful 4.3 magnitude earthquake

A powerful 4.3 magnitude earthquake hit the center of the Katla caldera today at 15:14. The major earthquake which hit the subglacial volcano was followed by a second 3.0 magnitude quake one minute later and a dozen...

Very Strong Dangerous M6.8 Earthquake Hits off Mindanao coast, Philippines

A very strong and shallow M6.8 earthquake hit off the coast of Mindanao, Philippines at 20:23 UTC on April 28, 2017 at a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). There are 1 802 246 people...

Unrest at Öræfajökull, Iceland’s second deadliest volcano, continues to grow – March 2018 is most active month on record

After lying dormant for nearly more than 250 years the volcano suddenly began showing signs of growing activity in the fall of 2016. Since then the seismic activity has been picking up. The seismic...