JAKARTA, Indonesia — A strong earthquake rocked parts of Indonesia’s main island of Java on Friday, causing panic, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damages. 177 more words
Tags » Tsunami
Tokyo (CNN)–Cleaning up Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, which suffered catastrophic meltdowns after an earthquake and tsunami hit in 2011, may take up to 40 years. 341 more words
Picture relaxing by the beach, Mojito in one hand, while a super-hot individual is gently rubbing your shoulders. Fantasy? Most likely. Don’t want to ruin its chances of happening? 1,026 more words
The day after returning from my scuba diving course, I went to the Volunteer Teacher Thailand office for orientation. There I met Ken Hyde, the organisation’s founder, and his assistant Sunny, as well as my teaching partners for the next two weeks, Barbara and Mark from San Francisco. 1,070 more words
The strong tremor struck the town of Panguna in Papua New Guinea today, according to seismologists.
The earthquake, at 2.19 a.m. local time was 58 miles southwest of the town of Panguna on Bougainville Island. 43 more words