Daily Archives: April 6, 2012

A 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the New Ireland Region of Papua New Guinea

April 6, 2012 – A 6.2 Magnitude Quake Hit Near New Ireland: New Ireland is part of the country of Papua New Guinea (PNG), and additionally occupies the eastern half of the Island of New Guinea (see map below). This … Continue reading

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A Smaller Navy Ship With Troubles, but President’s Backing – NYTimes.com

April 6, 2012 – The Darth Vader of the Sea:  The Navy’s newest ship is designed to battle Iranian attack boats, clear mines from the Strait of Hormuz, chase down Somali pirates and keep watch on China’s warships. The ones … Continue reading

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