Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Video: Massive and Rare Fall Tornado in Italy

11-28-12 - "A tornado was seen, pointed at the industrial port of Taranto, that lifted considerable material from the ground." "There have been a number of tornadoes in unusual parts of the world in the last couple of months," AccuWeather Enterprise Solution Senior Vice President Mike Smith said. "That is partly because there are no tornadoes occurring here [in the United States]. Because we have unusual high pressure over the U.S., there is low pressure in unusual areas on other parts of the hemisphere."

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Massive Solar Eruption Spotted by NASA Observatory

Nov. 21 - NASA announced this week that a coronal mass ejection (CME) erupted on the sun early Tuesday morning. The phenomenon can send solar particles flying into space, some of which can affect electronic systems in satellites orbiting Earth.

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Quake alert: 6.1 earthquake Chile

6.1 earthquake, 82km SW of Vallenar, Chile. Nov 14 16:02 at epicenter (20m ago, depth 62km).

UFO filmed by news station in Denver

November 13, 2012 - Strange objects are caught on camera flying in the sky over Denver. KDVR reports.

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Quake alert: 4.5M Utah

4.5 earthquake, 18km NNE of Coalville, Utah. Nov 7 09:42 at epicenter (3m ago, depth 14km).

Quake Alert: 7.5 M Guatemala

7.5 earthquake, 49km SW of Champerico, Guatemala. Nov 7 10:35 at epicenter

Monday, November 5, 2012

Skywatch: Incoming... Taurid fireballs in night sky

TAURID FIREBALLS: Sky watchers should be alert for fireballs in the nights ahead. Forecasters say Earth is entering a swarm of gravelly debris from comet Encke. Meteoroids the size of pebbles and small stones hitting Earth's atmosphere at 25 km/s are producing a slow drizzle of very bright fireballs flying out of the constellation Taurus. The display is expected to peak with a few fireballs every hour during the nights of Nov. 5-12.

Nor'easter likely to hamper Hurricane Sandy recovery

A nor'easter low pressure system developing along the coast of the Carolinas is expected to move toward the hard-hit Hurricane Sandy areas bringing heavy rain and strong winds Wednesday into Thursday to New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, the National Weather Service reports.

Northern N.J. hit by small earthquake

The Associated Press - November 05, 2012 — Some residents in northern New Jersey awoke to a small earthquake early today. The temblor, with a magnitude of 2.0, struck at 1:19 a.m. and was centered in Ringwood, a community that's still dealing with downed trees and power outages from Sandy.