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A Powerful 7.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the Kuril Islands Russia.

April 19, 2013 – A Powerful 7.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the Kuril Islands in Russia: The quake struck at 3:05AM GMT on April 19th, at a depth of 122 kilometers (76 miles). The deep quake precluded a tsunami; however, it … Continue reading

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5,293 Global Earthquakes from 1973 to 2013.

April 9, 2013: 5,293 Global Earthquakes from 1973 to 2013: I downloaded all earthquakes, with a magnitude of 6.0 or greater, from January 1, 1973 to April 8, 2013. This produced a data set of 5,293 global earthquakes, which I … Continue reading

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Meteor Fragments Rain Down on Siberia – Hundreds of Injuries Reported – NYTimes.com

February 16, 2013 – A Blast From the Past: Similiar to the “Tunguska Event of 1908” a snall meteor exploded over Siberia yesterday, injuring 1,200 and causing significant property damage.  Click the link below for six videos of the event: … Continue reading

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Meteorite Hits Russia, Causing Panic.

February 15, 2013 – Meteorite Hits Russia, Causing Panic: Amateur videos broadcast on state television showed an object streaking across the sky around 9:20 a.m. local time before bursting into a fireball. Residents in the city of Chelyabinsk, the largest … Continue reading

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A 6.7 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Eastern Siberia.

February 14, 2013 – A 6.7 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Eastern Siberia: Russia’s Emergency Situations Ministry says that a magnitude 6.7 earthquake has hit a sparsely populated area in Eastern Siberia. There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage. The … Continue reading

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40 Years of Global Earthquakes by Region.

February 3, 2013 – 40 Years of Global Earthquakes by Region: The chart above reflects global earthquakes, greater than or equal to 7.0 magnitude, by five regions of the world over the last 40 years. The SW (south-west) Pacific was the … Continue reading

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Selected Interest Rates for the 13 Biggest World Economies

September 5, 2012 – Selected Interest Rates Around the World – A Tale of Wow: Pictured above are four key interest rates for the worlds 13 biggest economies, with total GDP (Gross Domestic Product) of $55 trillion. The blue bars … Continue reading

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Wreckage of Russian Superjet 100 Found in Indonesia – NYTimes.com

May 11, 2012 – Russian Superjet 100 Found in Indonesian Jungle:  Rescuers who hiked Thursday to the remote slope of a dormant Indonesian volcano where a new-model Russian passenger jet crashed found no signs that any of the 50 people … Continue reading

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For BRICS, Plan of Action Proves Elusive – NYTimes.com

March 29, 2012 – The BRICS are Coming – The BRICS are Coming:  As the shock waves of the global recession convulsed Europe and the United States three years ago, the leaders of Brazil, Russia, India and China gathered for … Continue reading

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Vladimir Putin Launches Tirade Against the United States.

February 28, 2012 – Putin launches tirade against US: It may be more than two decades since the end of the cold war but Vladimir Putin started his last week of campaigning before presidential elections on Sunday with an onslaught … Continue reading

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