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North Korea Says It Will Launch Satellite Into Orbit – NYTimes.com

March 17, 2012 – North Korea to Launch Satellite: North Korea announced Friday that it planned to launch a┬ásatellite into orbit next month, threatening to scuttle a new agreement with the United States that had briefly raised hopes of easing … Continue reading

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A 6.9 Magnitude Earthquake Struck North-East of Taiwan.

November 8, 2011 – A 6.9 Magnitude Earthquake Struck in the East China Sea: The 6.9 magnitude tremor stuck at 11:59AM at the epicenter. It was 9:59PM (Nov. 7th) in New York, 8:59PM in Chicago, 7:59PM in Denver and 6:59PM … Continue reading

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Tropical Depression Muifa Aims for Shanghai!

August 4, 2011 – – Tropical Depression Muifa Aims for Shanghai: Tropical Depression Muifa has its sights set on Shanghai, China. Currently, Muifa has sustained winds of 56 MPH, with gusts to 68 MPH and by August 5th; winds and … Continue reading

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Super Tropical Storm Muifa Heads Northwest Toward Shangai.

August 3, 2011 – – Super Tropical Depression Muifa Heads Northwest Toward Shanghai: Muifa is no longer classified as a Typhoon (Hurricane) because sustained winds have dropped below 74 MPH. However, it is still a potent Tropical Depression, capable of … Continue reading

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Super Typhoon Muifa Heads Toward Shanghai.

August 3, 2011 – – Super Typhoon Muifa Spares Shanghai: Typhoon Muifa (Chinese for Plum Blossom) is losing strength in the northwest Pacific and will spare Shanghai, China. Apparently, Muifa took its name seriously, as it neared Shanghai, and turned … Continue reading

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Super Typhoon Muifa Set to Wreak Havoc in Asia.

July 30, 2011 – – Super Typhoon Muifa Set to Wreak Havoc in Asia: The map above tells the tale. Super Typhoon Muifa is currently a Category IV storm with sustained winds of 133 MPH, gusting to 161. By July … Continue reading

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