Up to 13 Feared Dead in Volcanic Eruption off New Zealand

A volcano off the New Zealand coast erupted Monday with a towering blast of ash and scalding steam...

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As it happened: Eruption at Whakaari / White Island

At least five people are dead after today's eruption on Whakaari / White Island in the Eastern Bay of Plenty. See how the day's events unfolded with...

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The conceptual mistake that lies at the heart of economics

Two of North America’s most fearsome earthquake zones could be linked. Controversial analysis of...

discovered 3 months ago on Nature
New Zealand volcano: 'No signs of life' as at least five are killed in White Island eruption

New Zealand Police said that they believe "anyone who could have been taken from the island alive...

discovered 3 months ago on The Telegraph via Yahoo News UK
Deaths at New Zealand's White Island Show the Dangers of Volcano Tourism

Earlier today, White Island (Whakaari) in New Zealand's Bay of Plenty had a moderate explosive...

discovered 3 months ago on Discover
In the Field with Kate Scharer

Scharers’s area of expertise is “paleoseismology,” the study of old earthquakes. To do this, she combines Quaternary geochronologic data with field...

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Today in History: December 7

Marcus Tullius Cicero, a statesman, philosopher, lawyer, scholar and the greatest orator of the late Roman Republic, was assassinated in Formiae. Cicero...

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Red Hat Wins 2019 Ford IT Innovation Award

The forward-looking statements included in this press release represent the Company's views as of the date of this press release and these views could change. However, while the Company may ...

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What is a cone volcano? The science behind the deadly New Zealand eruption

The volcano erupted as tourists were exploring the moon-like surface. "Our monitoring data shows...

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New Action Plan Presents Path to Cut Gas Pollution from California’s Homes and Buildings

OAKLAND, CA -- Today, the Sierra Club released the Building Electrification Action Plan for Climate...

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OpenText Expands Cloud Infrastructure in Japan to Support Enterprise Solutions

With today's announcement OpenText will offer customers a full range of domestic hosting options. The OpenText Cloud also ensures Japanese customers are prepared in the event ...

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The Advantages Of Insulated Concrete Form Foundations

Plywood or plain boards are built into forms that contain steel reinforcing bars (rebar) and into which wet concrete is poured. When the concrete hardens, or cures, the forms are ripped off ...

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Will The UK’s Temporary Ban On Natural Gas Fracking Impact U.S. Policy?

PRESTON NEW ROAD, PRESTON, LANCASHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM - 2018/06/28: Two local Anti Frack Protesters...

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La-Z-Boy Reports Fiscal 2020 Second-Quarter Results

...policies, including new or increased duties, tariffs, retaliatory tariffs, trade limitations and termination or renegotiation of bilateral and multilateral trade agreements impacting our business; (k) adoption of new accounting principles; (l) fires, severe weather or other natural events such as...

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Earthquake measuring 6.1 in magnitude hits Laos

There have been no reports of damages or casualties, reported WAToday. The quake struck at a depth of 10km. A map showing where the earthquake struck in...

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Spontaneous 'micro-earthquakes' in the brain are helping you sleep

Here's what a good night's sleep and earthquakes have in common. Upon first glance, sleep appears to...

discovered 4 months ago on Inverse
Climate Change Disasters And Your Municipal Bonds

Disasters like wild fires can devastate a municipality's financial stability. There are numerous details for municipal bond investors to stress over:...

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'Not everyone's the star': Inside Landon Donovan's decision to coach the USL's San Diego Loyal

Donovan will be introduced as San Diego Loyal’s first manager today. The news is surprising;...

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Aflac Incorporated Promotes Frederick J. Crawford to President and Chief Operating Officer and Max...

COLUMBUS, Ga., Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac Incorporated AFL, +0.41% announced today that Frederick J. Crawford, who currently serves as executive vice president and ...

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Atlantic: Milder conditions give way to quickly plunging temps, icy night

Buckle up for a wild weather ride with heavy snow, rain and ice spreading across Atlantic Canada

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Newsletter: Building the case against Trump

On Day 1 of the public impeachment inquiry hearings into President Trump, Democrats succeeded in more directly connecting Trump to alleged misconduct...

discovered 4 months ago on Los Angeles Times
A G.O.P. Star Emerges in Impeachment Hearings. Democratic Donors Notice.

Shortly after the impeachment hearing began on Friday, Representative Elise Stefanik, a New York...

discovered 4 months ago on New York Times
Fracking in the UK was doomed a decade ago – Tories have wasted precious time on a fossil fuel...

It’s a truth universally acknowledged that a single man in the possession of a good fortune may well...

discovered 4 months ago on The Conversation via Yahoo News UK
Duke Energy announces public offering of common stock with a forward component

...well as stranded costs; advancements in technology; additional competition in electric and natural gas markets and continued industry consolidation; the influence of weather and other natural phenomena on operations, including the economic, operational and other effects of severe storms,...

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Earthquakes are making Japan think twice about banning smartphones in schools — Contributions

Flooding is a tragic reality for many parts of the UK today – and flooding will also become more common and more extreme with climate change. The Met Office believes that ...

discovered 4 months ago on Quartz
Report: Trump Migrant Crackdown Weighed Impact on 2020 Race

As the Trump administration in its early days tried to push through hardline immigration policies,...

discovered 4 months ago on US News & World Report
How Governments Use AI To Create Better Experiences For Citizens

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is opening up a new frontier by combining human creativity with...

discovered 4 months ago on Forbes
Sean Penn’s CORE Expands Beyond Haiti to the Bahamas

Penn’s efforts, supported with an initial $1 million donation from the philanthropist Diana Jenkins, turned out to be the early days of CORE, which at...

discovered 4 months ago on Market Watch
Red Hat Ups the IQ of the Intelligent Operating System with the Latest Release of Red Hat Enterprise...

The forward-looking statements included in this press release represent the Company's views as of the date of this press release and these views could change. However, while the Company may ...

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Each time Seattle scored in the MLS Cup final, the fans' reaction registered on earthquake measuring...

(CNN)The Seattle Sounders FC scored three goals in their win over Toronto FC in the MLS Cup...

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Manchester United runs past Partizan

AZ Alkmaar also won today and has eight points to the Red Devils’ 10.

discovered 4 months ago on NBC Sports Soccer
30 U.S. State Facts Everyone Gets Wrong

Think you're a United States trivia pro? Check to see if you've ever fallen for these U.S. state blunders! The post 30 U.S. State Facts Everyone Gets...

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Swarm of earthquakes hits Ventura

A swarm of weak earthquakes has been rattling Ventura for at least two days, including a magnitude 3.6 temblor that hit before dawn Friday. More than 20 earthquakes ...

discovered 4 months ago on Los Angeles Times
Strongest in a Series of Earthquakes Shakes the Ventura County Coast

Earthquakes of magnitude-3.6 and 3.5 were reported early Friday west of Ventura, where dozens of...

discovered 4 months ago on NBC San Diego
Swarm of earthquakes rattles El Centro; strongest at 4.0 magnitude

A swarm of earthquakes shook El Centro Monday night.

discovered 4 months ago on The Desert Sun