Saturday, October 24, 2020
Nyiragongo, a volcano on the border of the Democratic Republic of Congo and Rwanda, is seeing its lava lake filling at an alarming rate. Volcanologists have warned the rise in lava levels could spell disaster for nearby communities. Nyiragongo last erupted...
Located inside Yellowstone National Park, the caldera is dubbed a supervolcano due to its capability to inflict untold devastation on a global scale in the event of a supereruption. It was formed during the last three big events – the...
In physical cosmology and astronomy, dark energy is a mysterious unknown force that affects the universe. The first observational evidence for its existence came from supernovae measurements showing the universe does not expand at a constant rate, instead, it is accelerating. Measurements of the cosmic microwave...
Scientists fear the resulting event could happen "within the next year" and would drastically outclass the 1958 Lituya Bay Mega Tsunami in Alaska. The 1958 cataclysm was triggered by a magnitude 7.8 earthquake and produced a 1,700ft wave that is believed...
CHINA ON WEDNESDAY levied new threats at Taiwan and appears poised to escalate its military efforts to bring to heel what it considers a renegade province, following an attempt by the island nation's opposition party to bring it into closer...
Leading epidemiologists have launched a petition calling for an end to lockdowns of the healthy and, instead, focusing on protecting the people who are vulnerable to the coronavirus.Professors Dr. Martin Kulldorff of Harvard, Dr. Sunetra Gupta of Oxford and...
The "seemingly crazed idea" that the US dollar will collapse against other major currencies in the post-pandemic global economy is not so crazy anymore, the economist Stephen Roach told CNBC's "Trading Nation" on Wednesday.Roach, a former chairman of Morgan Stanley Asia, also said...
The cosmic phenomenons are formed when massive stars collapse and can continue to grow by absorbing and merging with other black holes. This interaction has been observed for for years and scientists use it to identify their presence, as radiation is...
Saudi Arabia has discovered enough uranium to potentially kickstart a nuclear weapons programme, according to reports.Geologists have identified reserves that could produce over 90,000 tonnes of uranium from three deposits in the centre and north-west of the country, according to...
Scientists recently spotted an asteroid on a direct collision course to Earth — projected to hit a day before the presidential elections in November.The flying space object, known as 2018VP1, is expected on Nov. 2, according to the Center...

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