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Scientists at Large Hadron Collider hope to make contact with parallel universe in days

 
March 2015GENEVA – The staggeringly complex LHC ‘atom smasher’ at the CERN centre in Geneva, Switzerland, will be fired up to its highest energy levels ever in a bid to detect – or even create – miniature black holes. 422 more words
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46: Volcanic eruption slows at Costa Rica's Turrialba Volcano

March 2015COSTA RICA – Volcanic eruptions have slowed at the Turrialba volcano in Costa Rica. Last week’s eruptions spread ash across parts of Costa Rica, forced the cancellation of schools in the Turrialba area and temporarily closed Costa Rica’s main airport. 60 more words
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Blizzard of 2015 blankets portions of US Northeast with a meter of snow

January 2015NORTHEAST - The Blizzard of 2015 might have been a disappointment for New York, but it will go down in the record books for eastern Massachusetts after as much as 36 inches of snow fell between Monday and Tuesday, making it the snowiest storm on record in Worcester, Mass., and the snowiest January storm for Boston. 237 more words
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First notable flare of 2015 as dramatic 'mid-level' eruption takes place on the solar surface

January 2015SPACE WEATHER – The first notable solar flare of 2015 has been spotted on the sun, NASA has said. An image of the event shows the powerful burst of radiation on the surface. 302 more words
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Powerful X-Class solar flares hit Earth, cause radio blackouts – largest sunspot seen in 24 years

October 2014SPACE - At 17:09 UT (12:09 p.m. EDT) today (Saturday), active region (AR) 2192 erupted with another X-class flare directed at Earth. This is the second powerful eruption in less than 24 hours to be triggered from the large sunspot that occupies the region. 447 more words
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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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