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Japan warns of increased activity at volcano near nuclear plant

October 2014JAPAN - Japan warned on Friday that a volcano in southern Japan located roughly 64 km (40 miles) from a nuclear plant was showing signs of increased activity that could possibly lead to a small-scale eruption and warned people to stay away from the summit. 245 more words
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7.3 magnitude earthquake strikes off coast of El Salvador killing 1

October 2014EL SALVADOR - A powerful 7.4-magnitude quake shook the Pacific coast of Central America on Tuesday, causing some damage and killing at least one person in El Salvador. 127 more words
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Sun hurls two CMEs at Earth, possibly supercharging the Northern Lights

September 2014SPACE - On Sept. 10, our sun ramped up its activity. The sunspot AR2158 erupted, producing an X1.6-class solar flare. The resulting flash of ultraviolet radiation from the explosion ionized the upper layers of Earth’s atmosphere and actually disturbed HF radio communications for more than an hour. 281 more words
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