Daily Archives: June 22, 2012

The Planetary “Odd Couple.”

June 22, 2012 – Astronomers Discover Planetary Odd Couple: Pictured below, an artist’s conception shows Kepler–36c as it might look from the surface of neighboring Kepler-36b. (Image credit: Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics/David Aguilar). Astronomers have discovered a pair of neighboring … Continue reading

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A 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Struck 1,163 Miles Southwest of Wellington, New Zealand.

June 22, 2012 – A 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the Macquarie Island Region: The quake occurred at a depth of nine kilometers (five miles), at 3:31PM at the epicenter. It was 12:31AM in New York (June 22nd), 11:31PM in Chicago … Continue reading

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