Tag Archive: Earthquakes

Risk of earthquake increased for about half of US

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new federal earthquake map dials up the shaking hazard just a bit for about half of the United States and lowers it for nearly a quarter of the nation.… Continue reading

Subsea Volcanic Eruption Underway Near El Hierro (The Canary Islands)

Those that perished at the great flood drowned, but this time, it is going to be a burn off for those left behind. After the nations are crushed, Yahweh is going to make… Continue reading

New And Ongoing World Volcanic Activity – El Hierro, Anak Krakatau, Shiveluch, Mount Etna

Isaiah 24:1 [ The Earth Judged ] Look, the LORD is stripping the earth bare and making it desolate. He will twist its surface and scatter its inhabitants: This happens with tornadoes, hurricanes and earthquakes to name only a few of natures arsenal being… Continue reading

Mysterious ‘booming sounds’ perplex scientists

Mysterious booming sounds are occasionally heard on the North Carolina coast, often powerful enough to rattle windows and doors. They cannot be explained by thunderstorms or any manmade sources — their source is… Continue reading

Sea-floor spreading rates: Are we seeing signs the process is becoming more active?

September 25, 2011 – CHILE – To the casual observer, they’re just more remote earthquakes in the middle of the ocean, however, on closer examination; four moderate earthquakes have erupted on tectonic plate boundaries where the sea-floor… Continue reading

Death-toll from 6.9 earthquake in Sikkim surpasses 100

The death toll from the weekend earthquake in the Himalayas crossed 100 Wednesday as rescue workers struggled to reach remote villages and helicopters airlifted the injured and stranded. Sunday’s 6.9-magnitude quake struck the border… Continue reading

4.4 magnitude earthquake rattles West Texas

A 4.4 M earthquake Sunday morning shook the ground across Scurry County and parts of West Texas. The USGS reports the quake was centered 11 miles northeast of Snyder and had a depth of 6.4… Continue reading

Are the Number of Earthquakes Increasing?

Is the number of earthquakes increasing?  Are major earthquakes becoming more frequent?  In the aftermath of the magnitude-5.8 earthquake in Virginia, a whole lot of people are asking those questions.  All over the… Continue reading

Earthquake prediction still eludes scientists – so don’t depend on them to warn of earthchanges

Despite decades of research, earthquake prediction remains elusive. As much as society would like scientists to tell us when a jolt is coming, mainstream seismologists are generally pessimistic about ever having that ability.… Continue reading

Scientists dismayed by unending string of disasters plaguing U.S.

September 3, 2011 – WASHINGTON, DC – Nature is pummeling the United States this year with extremes. Unprecedented triple-digit Fahrenheit (38-plus degree Celsius) heat and devastating drought. Deadly tornadoes leveling towns. Massive rivers overflowing. A billion-dollar… Continue reading

7.1 Alaska Quake Triggers Warning In Aleutian Islands

Residents of southern Alaska awoke Friday morning to a major earthquake. It triggered a tsunami warning near the Aleutian Islands. But no damage has been reported and there was no tsunami. For the… Continue reading

Small tremors rattle central California

A cluster of mild earthquakes rumbled early on Saturday near Pinnacles National Monument, site of an ancient volcano in central California, and were widely felt in and around the Monterrey Bay area. The… Continue reading

10,000 earthquakes in swarm reported on German-Czech border- magma on the move say geologists

The Geophysical Institute, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic says it has recorded almost 10,000 earthquakes during the last three days in West Bohemia, a region located close to the Czech Republic’s… Continue reading

Is God Trying To Say Something?

There are times you just have to wonder. A hurricane that appears to be taking dead aim at both Washington DC and Wall Street? Gee, I wonder if there’s an embedded message in… Continue reading

Third 7.0 in Four Days and Other Major Earthquake Activity

This is a compilation of several stories in the news today that bring attention to some major seismic events of the past few days. As we’ve already reported on the D.C. Earthquake, we’ll… Continue reading

Signs of the Times: Natural Disasters Prevalent in 2011

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — The year 2011 began with a flood in Australia so vast it turned an area almost twice as large as Texas into a disaster zone. The first half of… Continue reading

Solar Flare Strength + Lunar Blocking of Solar Wind = Massive Earthquakes, Volcanic Eruptions, Bitter Cold

While my knowledge is far from superior on this matter from the readings and research I have done of Piers Corbyn’s work, Astrophysicist and Meteorologist from http://www.weatheraction.com and Joe Bastardi from http://www.weatherbell.com, both… Continue reading

Magma plume report: A barometer of the planet indicates earth changes are accelerating

The most frequent question I’m asked is how much time do we have left before something major occurs? Not long, as you’ll shortly see. I included this map in my book so everyone… Continue reading

Russian solar probe to predict Earthly cataclysms

Some scientists believe bursts of solar activity cause natural disasters on our planet, but until now the star has been too difficult to reach or explore in any detail. Some Russian researchers think… Continue reading

2011 on Target to Record Largest Number of Earthquakes

2011 is on target to record the largest number of earthquakes in a single year for at least 12 years reported Irish Weather Online, using data from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), has… Continue reading

Tectonic plate tension increasing for the potential of another large quake

July 15, 2011 – A string of moderate earthquakes across the globe indicates tectonic plate tension is once again increasing uniformly. The list of moderate earthquakes shaking the globe include a 5.6 in… Continue reading

Triple string of moderate earthquakes near volcano rock Costa Rica

July 12, 2011 – COSTA RICA – A triple string of moderate 5.0+ earthquakes have struck the region of Costa Rica. The earthquakes range in magnitude from 5.1 to 5.6 and are clear… Continue reading

Deepening seismic tension agitating tectonic plates across the globe

July 6, 2011- MOZAMBIQUE – The tension is nigh universal. In South America, double earthquakes have hit Colombia- a 4.7 and a 4.1. A 4.4 similarly has rattled Nicaragua. The Caribbean is unsettled with… Continue reading

Warnings of Volcanic Eruptions

Scientists are now warning that volcanoes in Western Victoria and South Australia are due to erupt. The prediction comes just hours after two earthquakes hit the state this morning. Using new dating techniques,… Continue reading

Earth in the Balance, Humankind on the Edge

Complacency is baked into our species. We can’t resist thinking that recent experience defines the future. Give us a run of good luck, and we are apt to turn that into an implicit… Continue reading