By: Michael Totten
On March 11, 2011, at 2:46 pm, a megathrust earthquake measuring 9.0 Mw struck 81 miles off the east coast of Japan. Among the hardest hit areas of Japan was Sendai, the capital city of Miyagi Prefecture and the largest city in the Tohoku...
By: Terrence Aym
Emerging science of the titanic forces that trigger earthquakes and volcanoes suggests that underground lightning may play a significant role.Earth is like a gigantic capacitor. The planet can be charged and discharged by rotating external electric fields that are in a state of flux...
By: Terrence Aym
Professor Raymond Wheeler, from the University of Kansas, at first almost stumbled into the frightening data. The connection was initially discovered by noted Russian scientist Alexander Chizhevsky during 1915: solar storms trigger conflict, wars and death. A vortex of death.Chizhevsky found after intense research...
Determined scientists vow to drill into Earth's mantle
By: Terrence Aym
French and English scientists Dr. Benoit Ildefonse of the Montpellier University in France and Dr. Damon Teagle of the National Oceanography Center in Southampton, England have announced a bold and dangerous plan to drill through the Earth's crust deep into the unknown: the high-pressure, superheated...
How planet Earth was formed
By: Jordan Cropper
Planet Earth is the most amazing place in the universe. It is the only planet that we know of upon which all manner of life has evolved to colonise every conceivable corner, on land, in the sea and even in the air. Ever since one...
By: Terrence Aym
What if a super-quake set off other super-quakes around the world in a cascading cacophony of catastrophe?Since the mega-thrust quake that struck northeastern Japan during March 2011, that question is on the lips of many.Clusters of earthquake cascadesSome researchers believe that non-local earthquake...
By: Terrence Aym
Geophysicist Richard Aster from the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology is concerned—very concerned. Evidence he's amassed leads him to the inescapable belief that the Earth has plunged into a terribly dangerous period of huge, devastating earthquakes.The prominent scientist—the current president...
By: Lenna Gonya
The earth is made up of four distinct layers, and the top two, the mantle and the crust are constructed from a collection of pieces called plates. These tectonic plates, shift, move, press against one another, and become wedged together. When they become unstuck, they...
By: Ray Thomas
The ground upon which people stand is neither as stable nor as still as it seems. The earth’s surface, or crust, is in constant motion though at a rate many hundreds of times slower than even a snail’s pace. The crust is the...
By: Terrence Aym
The dangerous supervolcano that once destroyed much of what's now the USA is much bigger than vulcanologists previously thought.That's the disturbing information confirmed by an important new study published in the prestigious journal of Geophysical Research Letters.The volcano has been producing ominous warning...

 

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