Sunday, August 9, 2020
The 7.4 magnitude earthquake hit about 75 miles south of Chignik in Alaska. Officials have now issued a tsunami warning for South Alaska and the Alaska Peninsula, from Kennedy Entrance to Unimak Pass.The US Tsunami Warning System said tsunami...
Deep inside the Earth, liquid iron is flowing and generating the Earth’s magnetic field, which protects our atmosphere and satellites against harmful radiation from the Sun. This field changes over time, and also behaves differently in different parts of...
More than a hundred earthquakes struck Yellowstone in the past month, sparking fears of a devastating eruption from the volatile super-volcano. Mike Poland, the chief scientist in charge of the Yellowstone Volcano Observatory, revealed the number of recent earthquakes...
If you thought 2020 was out of curveballs to throw, how about a potentially historic heatwave?The National Weather Service Climate Prediction Center said Tuesday that July could see record-breaking heat in most of the country.“Our final outlook for July 2020...
The coast of southern Mexico was rattled by a powerful earthquake on Tuesday morning that killed at least one person and triggered a tsunami alert for Pacific coastlines along Central America.The United States Geological Survey (USGS) said the quake...
NASA has revealed three major asteroids will whiz passed the planet in the next few days, all of which the space agency has described as "near Earth". Near-Earth Objects (NEO) occasionally make a "close approach" to Earth, however, they pose no threat...
The Yellowstone volcano was dubbed a supervolcano due to its capability to inflict global devastation during a supereruption, something that has happened three times in the past – 2.1 million years ago, 1.3 million years ago and 640,000 years ago. Its latest event, which created...
Monitoring services from the US Geological Survey (USGS) has revealed that 274 tremors have hit Yellowstone National Park in the past 28 days. The tremors have been relatively small with the largest registering at a magnitude 3.1 on May 29. And...
Yellowstone volcano: Earthquake swarm blasts National Park - fears supervolcano may erupt And some social media users said they were fearful the increased activity around Yellowstone could be a sign the supervolcano is set to blow.One person wrote on Twitter: "Multiple earthquakes...
A magnitude 6.5 earthquake struck in remote western Nevada early Friday, according to the U.S. Geological Service, shaking people from Utah to California — and some pointing out it happened near Area 51. The temblor was reported at 4:03 a.m. about 35 miles outside Tonopah,...

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