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Plane Search Shows World's Oceans Are Full of Trash

Mon, 2014-04-07 05:05
A plastic bag floats underwater at Pulau Bunaken, Indonesia; marine life ingests such debris, with catastrophic consequences. Pic: Paul Kennedy/Getty Images Before Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 went missing, sea trash was not a global headliner.

Plane Search Shows World's Oceans Are Full of Trash

Mon, 2014-04-07 01:55
A plastic bag floats underwater at Pulau Bunaken, Indonesia; marine life ingests such debris, with catastrophic consequences. Pic: Paul Kennedy/Getty Images Before Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 went missing, sea trash was not a global headliner.

Indonesia could be hit by Chile tsunami

Sun, 2014-04-06 00:29
Indonesia has warned it could be hit by a small tsunami generated by an 8.2-magnitude earthquake in Chile.

Indonesia train derails in landslide; 3 dead

Fri, 2014-04-04 21:43
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A railway official says at least three people were killed when a passenger train hit mounds of mud after heavy rain triggered a landslide in central Indonesia. Two others are in critical condition.        

Indonesia train derails in landslide; 3 dead

Fri, 2014-04-04 21:35
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A railway official says at least three people were killed when a passenger train hit mounds of mud after heavy rain triggered a landslide in central Indonesia. Two others are in critical condition.        

Unimap Turns Volcanic Mud Into Building Material

Fri, 2014-04-04 00:22
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- The mud and steaming hot water that squirted up from the belly of the earth in Sidoarjo, Indonesia on May 29, 2006, marked the birth of the world's most destructive mud volcano.

Earthquake off the coast of Chile

Thu, 2014-04-03 17:34
A powerful 8.2 magnitude earthquake hit the Chile coast late April 1 that caused a small tsunami. Six people died and over 900,00 residents were...

Earthquake off the coast of Chile

Thu, 2014-04-03 16:21
A powerful 8.2 magnitude earthquake hit the Chile coast late April 1 that caused a small tsunami. Six people died and over 900,00 residents were evacuated along the coast. Strong aftershocks shook the region for the following days, including a 7.2 magnitude quake a day later. -- Leanne Burden Seidel ( 28 photos total ) Fishermen look to salvage any remains destroyed overnight in the port of ...

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Wed, 2014-04-02 17:55
Small tsunami waves hit northern Japan early today, following a powerful 8.2-magnitude earthquake thousands of kilometres away across the Pacific Ocean in Chile, officials said. The Japan Meteorological Agency said waves of 20 centimetres were monitored in Kuji, Iwate prefecture, at 6:52 am (2152 GMT Wednesday). Minor tsunamis were also...

What Caused the Chilean Earthquake? Faults Explained

Wed, 2014-04-02 10:32
What was that you felt? Faults deep underground produce different kinds of earthquakes.

Indonesia says could be hit by small tsunami from Chile quake

Wed, 2014-04-02 09:19
Indonesia warned Wednesday that it could be hit by a small tsunami generated by an 8.2-magnitude earthquake that struck off Chile's Pacific coast, telling residents to stay away from beaches. Tsunami waves up to half a metre (1.6 feet) high "will possibly affect several areas in Indonesia" from early Thursday, said disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho. The quake struck late Tuesday ...

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Wed, 2014-04-02 08:53
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Six Dead in 8.2 Chile Earthquake

Wed, 2014-04-02 07:25
UPDATE — At least six people were killed in Tuesday’s 8.2 magnitude earthquake that hit northern Chile, the Chilean Office of National Emergency said Wednesday. The earlier toll was five. (CNN) — Here’s some background information about earthquakes worldwide. According …

Chile Quake Triggers Indonesia Tsunami Warning

Wed, 2014-04-02 06:26
Indonesians have been warned stay off beaches amid fears a tsunami could hit the coast hours after being generated by an earthquake off Chile. Six people were reported killed in the powerful 8.2 magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami in northern Chile. Waves measuring up to seven feet were reported and a mass evacuation began as Chile's president Michelle Bachelet declared a state of ...

Chile earthquake: rush to evacuate coast after tsunami warning - as it happened

Wed, 2014-04-02 05:32
Evacuations ordered after powerful 8.2-magnitude earthquake strikes off northern coast        

Indonesia Says Could Be Hit By Small Tsunami From Chile Quake

Wed, 2014-04-02 04:55
Pic:Reuters JAKARTA: Indonesia warned today that it could be hit by a small tsunami generated by an 8.2-magnitude earthquake that struck off Chile’s Pacific coast, and told residents to stay away from beaches.

Indonesia could be hit by Chile tsunami

Wed, 2014-04-02 03:26
Indonesia has warned it could be hit by a small tsunami generated by an 8.2-magnitude earthquake in Chile.

Indonesia says could be hit by small tsunami from Chile quake

Wed, 2014-04-02 02:51
JAKARTA, April 02, 2014 (AFP) - Indonesia warned Wednesday that it could be hit by a small tsunami generated by an 8.2-magnitude earthquake that struck off Chile's Pacific coast, and told residents to stay away from beaches.

Indonesia says could be hit by small tsunami from Chile quake

Wed, 2014-04-02 02:30
JAKARTA - Indonesia warned Wednesday that it could be hit by a small tsunami generated by an 8.2-magnitude earthquake that struck off Chile's Pacific coast, and told residents to stay away from beaches. Tsunami waves up to half a metre (1.6 feet) high "will possibly affect several areas in Indonesia" from early Thursday, said disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho. The quake struck late ...

Indonesia says could be hit by small tsunami from Chile quake

Wed, 2014-04-02 02:10
  JAKARTA — Indonesia warned Wednesday that it could be hit by a small tsunami generated by an 8.2-magnitude earthquake that struck off Chile's Pacific coast, and told residents to stay away from beaches.   Tsunami waves up to half a meter (1.6 feet) high "will possibly affect several areas in Indonesia" from early Thursday, said disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho.   The quake struck ...
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