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Song of the Day – Back in The USSR – From Red Square – Paul McCartney

June 28, 2014 – Song of the Day: Paul McCartney “Back in the USSR” from Red Square – Moscow, Russia. The Master of Disaster

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Eruption of Russia’s Kliuchevskoi Volcano With Video.

December 8, 2013 – Eruption of Russia’s Kliuchevskoi Volcano Filmed in Time-lapse: A German photographer has captured Russia’s Mount Kliuchevskoi erupting in stunning time-lapse footage (additional picture below). Volcano Eruption Video The spectacular scenes were recorded by photographer Martin Rietze … Continue reading

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Weekly Global Volcano Report (September 4 to 10, 2013).

September 15, 2013 – Weekly Volcano Activity Report: Activity for the week of 4 September-10 September 2013 – The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report is a cooperative project between the Smithsonian’s Global Volcanism Program and the US Geological Survey’s Volcano Hazards … Continue reading

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Major Global Earthquakes and Tsuamis over the Last 4,000 Years.

July 30, 2013 – Major Global Earthquakes and Tsunamis by Latitude: The key division for north and south latitude is the equator. North of the equator is considered north latitude. North America, Europe, Asia and Russia are in North Latitude. … Continue reading

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18 Dead and 25 Injured in Russian Vehicle Accident

July 14, 2013 – 18 Dead and 25 Injured in Russian Vehicle Accident: Eighteen people are dead after a truck carrying stones used for pavement ran into a passenger bus in an outlying area of Moscow. The Emergency Services Ministry … Continue reading

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352 Global Earthquakes, >= 7.0 Magnitude by Country.

June 18, 2013 – Significant Global Earthquakes by Country: I downloaded 352 global earthquakes from 1973 to 2012, greater than or equal to (>=) 7.0 magnitude. I sorted the quantity by country from highest to lowest and graphed the results you … Continue reading

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Global Earthquakes by Month and Day Over the Last 40 Years.

May 26, 2013 – Global Earthquakes by Month and Day:  I updated my Global Earthquakes Database.  The two graphs, above, reflect global earthquake greater than or equal to 6.0 magnitude; from 1973 to May 25, 2013.  The 5,685 earthquakes are … Continue reading

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Powerful Earthquakes Strike in the South and Northwest Pacific.

May 24, 2013 – Extremely Powerful Earthquakes Strike the Pacific Ring of Fire: Three earthquakes hit the “Ring of Fire,” picture above outlined in red. Two are slightly off the map and are shown by the red dash arrow. A … Continue reading

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Russian Scientists Bore into Ancient Antarctic Fresh Water Lake.

May 5, 2013 – Russian Scientists Bore Into Ancient Antarctic Fresh Water Lake: In the coldest spot on the earth’s coldest continent, Russian scientists have reached a freshwater lake the size of Lake Ontario after spending a decade drilling through … Continue reading

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Picture of the Day – Volcanoes of the Russian Kamchatka Peninsula.

April 21, 2013 – Picture of the Day: In this striking picture from Russia (2006), a tundra valley extends between Tolbachik and Kamen Volcanoes in the Kamchatka Peninsula. A line of clouds separates a 2,600 foot crater from the huge … Continue reading

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