Friday, June 24, 2022
Seas and Waves Roaring

Seas and Waves Roaring

Scientists are warning that a key system that drives oceanic currents, including the Gulf Stream, is being driven to the brink of collapse in large part due to human-caused climate change, The Washington Post reports — and it could cause a wave...
The largest Alaska earthquake since 1965 caused a tsunami warning and local evacuations along the southwest Gulf of Alaska coast late Wednesday. After tsunami waves of less than 1 foot arrived onshore, the warning was canceled and coastal residents...
Torrents of murky brown water gushed past the train window, flowing fast through the subway tunnel. Inside, passengers stood on top of seats, clutching their phones overhead as the muddy tide rose past their chests. Some gasped for air....
High-tide flooding threatens to inundate US coastal cities in the mid-2030s, scientists have warned. According to a worrying NASA report, the gravitational pull of the Moon on Earth will amplify rising sea levels caused by climate change. The study, led by NASA's...
Ocean currents control the world's climate. When they suddenly stop, it unleashes a cascade of weather disasters, including blizzards, superstorms, wildfires, widespread drought, and rapid sea level risehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YLC3hDg4Jhk&t=2174s"Doomsday: 10 Ways the World Will End" looks at apocalyptic disasters so...
The Russian president issued the stark warning during a televised Q&A on Wednesday, during which he also boasted that even if Russia had sunk HMS Defender it would not have caused World War Three.Putin boldly claimed his navy could...
Japanese defense minister Yasuhide Nakayama gave a chilling assessment of the situation as discussed threats from China to Taiwan and potentially to Hawaii from Russia.Mr Nakayama was speaking at the Hudson Institute and reportedly claimed China and Russia are preparing jointly for...
In a story reminiscent of that of Biblical Jonah, a veteran lobster diver was swallowed whole by a humpback whale on Friday off the Massachusetts coast and survived to tell the tale.Michael Packard, 56, was diving near the Herring Cove...
Scientists have warned that if global temperatures were to reach 4C above pre-industrial levels, it would unleash 'unimaginable amounts of water'.More than a third of all Antarctic ice shelves would be at risk of collapsing as well.In a study...
Super Typhoon Surigae surged in intensity from a Category 1 storm on Friday to a beastly Category 5 monster on Saturday, with maximum sustained winds estimated at 190 mph with higher gusts.Why it matters: This storm — known as Typhoon...

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