Two miles of Birch Bay recedes in Washington
WE ALL MAY NEED TO TAKE A STEP BACK.. Everyone. Weather forecasters.. News media folks.. Bloggers and Tweets and even the social justice warriors among us. The whole lot. While Fox News’ Shepard Smith was covering Hurricane Matthew, he went far.. Very far. He not only warned that people in the affected area would die, … Read moreThe you're all gonna die hurricane
A fearful headline is gracing my computer screen this Sunday morning.. It was filed a few days back, but its importance has not diminished with days. Notice all of those stories about volcanoes lately? The Pacific Ring of fire especially? People leaving their homes, forced out from the land… escaping the fire and gas being … Read moreThe dire ring of fire
Starting on June 7th, FEMA will be conducting a large scale drill that has been named “Cascadia Rising” that will simulate the effects of a magnitude 9.0 earthquake along the Cascadia Subduction Zone and an accompanying west coast tsunami dozens of feet tall. According to the official flyer for the event, more than “50 counties, … Read moreSummer blockbuster: Cascadia Rising drill prepped for June 7
As so many areas of the ring of fire began to burn, there are newfound fears of a mega quake and tsunami in places that haven’t seen them in lifetimes: The pacific coast of the United States.. Foreign press reporting that new efforts are being made to try to deal with the threat.. Cameras, sensors, … Read moreLions and tigers and tsunamis oh my
From the New York Times report: By NICHOLAS CASEY APRIL 21, 2016 MONTECRISTI, Ecuador — The earth shook and the steeple fell, taking most of the bell tower with it. A white facade gave way, leaving the pews open to the street. But amid the wreckage at the basilica, one object remained untouched: Our Mother of Monserrate, … Read moreThe Virgin Mary: A hillside symbol of strength in quake torn Ecuador
This is a good resource to check out where volcanoes are erupting on the planet earth right now: http://www.volcanodiscovery.com/erupting_volcanoes.html A few points..there are 38 (my count) erupting volcanoes at the present moment.. Just this past weekend when Japan began seemingly splitting into two there were three volcanoes worldwide that joined the list..
This troubling developing story breaking today: Japan’s Sakurajima volcano, about 50km from the Sendai nuclear station, has erupted. Japan’s Meteorological Agency has issued an orange warning not to approach the volcano. MORE// NHK reports volcanic eruption in southern Japan on Kagoshima’s Sakurajima around 6:55 p.m. JST…