Monthly Archives: December 2011

Happy New Year – 2012.

January 1, 2012 – Captain of my Soul: Invictus Out of the night that covers me, Black as the pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever Gods may be For my unconquerable soul. In the fell clutch of circumstance … Continue reading

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Cyclone Thane Makes Landfall in Southern India.

December 30, 2011 – Cyclone Thane Makes Landfall in Southern India: Cyclone Thane ripped through coastal districts in southern India Friday, killing at least 33 people and damaging thousands of homes. The storm over the Bay of Bengal made landfall … Continue reading

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Crude Oil Prices Exceed $100 a Barrel Again.

December 30, 2011 – Crude Oil Prices exceed $100 a Barrel Again: The United States economy managed to cope this year despite triple-digit prices for barrels of oil. The lessons may come in handy, economists say, because those prices will … Continue reading

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The Mount Cleveland Volcano Heats up Again.

December 29, 2011 – Mount Cleveland Volcano Heat up Again: An ash cloud erupted some 15,000 feet into the air from Alaska’s Mount Cleveland Volcano, according to satellite images and the Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO). The volcano, located in the … Continue reading

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Eathquakes and “Moon Wobble.”

December 29, 2011 – Earthquakes and “Moon Wobble:” The internet is full of claims that “Moon Wobble” causes all kinds of man-made and natural disasters. Moon Wobble occurs when the Sun is aligned (conjunct or zero degrees) with, opposite (180 … Continue reading

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Iran Threatens to Block the Strait of Hormuz.

December 28, 2011 – Iran Threatens to Block The Strait of Hormuz: Iran issued a blunt warning on Tuesday, stating that it would block the Strait of Hormuz, the world’s most important oil transit point, if Western powers attempt to … Continue reading

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A 6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Southwestern Russia, Less than one hour Ago.

December 27, 2011 – A 6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Southwestern Siberia, Russia: The quake occurred at 10:22PM at the epicenter. It was 10:22AM in New York, 9:22AM in Chicago, 8:22AM in Denver and 7:22AM in Los Angeles. The tremor was … Continue reading

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Mount Lokon Erupts in Indonesia.

December 27, 2011 – Mount Lokon Erupts in Indonesia: One of Indonesia’s most active volcanoes erupted Tuesday (December 27th), spewing clouds of ash and panicking villagers. The first eruption at Mount Lokon was at 3:07 am (19:07 GMT Monday), followed … Continue reading

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Let Every Day be Christmas.

December 25, 2011 – Merry Christmas and Happy Honokaa from the Master of Disaster Team: “Christmas is forever, not for just one day, for loving, sharing, giving, are not to put away like bells and lights and tinsel, in some … Continue reading

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The USS Kentucky in Close call near the Juan de Fuca Strait.

December 24, 2011 – The USS Kentucky in Close Call near the Juan de Fuca Strait: A freighter captain’s keen eye helped avert a run-in with a nuclear-powered American submarine in the Juan de Fuca Strait, a body of water … Continue reading

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