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Water shortages for Arizona, Nevada and California to begin in 2016 as Lake Mead reservoir plummets

Source: Natural News, by J. D. Heyes

If warning after warning is issued but no one listens, does that make it any less dire? That’s a great question and one the nation will soon discover the answer to, if the drought situation in the West continues to worsen. 215 more words

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When an Antarctic Iceberg the Size of a Country Breaks Away, What Happens Next?

Source: The Epoch Times, By Mark Brandon

You never forget the first time you see an iceberg. The horizon of a ship at sea is a two dimensional space and to see a three dimensional piece of ice appear in the ocean is quite something. 243 more words

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51 years ago today...

On March 27, 1964, at 5:35 pm,residents of Alaska were heading home from work, making dinner for their families, getting ready to attend services (it was Good Friday).  283 more words

Everyone! To the Bunker!

Five days ago, the people of Nigeria began broadcasting messages to friends and family. The messages advise everyone to:
1. Stock up on at least a week’s supply of food and water. 221 more words

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On this day: the 1812 Caracas earthquake

At 4:37pm on the 26th of March, 1812, an earthquake hit Caracas, Venezuela. Measuring 7.7 on the Richter scale, it killed between 15 000 and 20 000 people. 13 more words

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