Health Conditions Worsen As Aid Trickles Into Remote Hait
In this most western tip of Haiti, 300 patients with festering wounds lay silently on beds
Hurricane Matthew: Hundreds Dead In Haiti Storm Disaster
The death toll in Haiti from Hurricane Matthew, the most powerful Caribbean storm in a decade, soars past 300 as Florida braces for landfall.
Lightning Strike Kills More Than 300 Reindeer In Norway
STOCKHOLM (AP) — More than 300 wild reindeer have been killed by lightning in central Norway. The Norwegian Environment Agency has released eerie
The Mountain
"The Mountain" - amazing and relaxing video of nature including trees, mountains, stars and our beautiful Earth.
Artist envisions apocalyptic world after natural disasters
Russian visual artist Evgeny Kazantsev doesn't have a crystal ball, but he predicted the future of the planet with illustrations that could be considered completely surreal, if it wasn’t for the natur...
Mysterious Cosmic Radio Waves Could Have Come From A Starquake, Study Finds
For almost 10 years, astronomers have been trying to track down the source of mysterious cosmic radiowaves called Fast Radio Bursts (FRBs), which are brighter than our Sun, packed with energy, and fla...
Patricia, Strongest Hurricane In History, Nears Mexico Landfall
Over the past day or so, a phenomenal episode of strengthening has pushed Hurricane Patricia into the record books. Now, as the strongest hurricane ever measured—with 200 mph sustained winds—Patricia ...
Could ‘The Day After Tomorrow’ Happen?
A researcher from the University of Southampton has produced a scientific study of the climate scenario featured in the disaster movie ‘The Day After Tomorrow’. In the 2004 film, climate warming cause...
French Riviera Floods Leave 16 Dead And Trail Of Destruction
Local residents describe apocalyptic scenes as violent storms spark flash floods, submerging homes, overturning cars and knocking out electricity. A family of three were reportedly among 16 people kil...
Scientists Find Evidence Of An 800 Foot MEGATSUNAMI Caused By A Collapsing Volcano
Scientists working off west Africa in the Cape Verde Islands (pictured) have found evidence of a megatsunami that dwarfs anything humans have ever seen. They say the sudden collapse of a volcano aroun...
Hundreds Feared Dead After Landslide In Guatemala
Heavy rains have caused a landslide on the outskirts of Guatemala's capital, Guatemala City, killing at least 26 people and injuring 36 more. A hillside about 300ft high collapsed on the residential n...
The THREE Asteroids Nasa Admits Could Have Earth's Name On Them
FORGET doommongers' predictions a 2.5-miles asteroid NASA knows nothing about will hit Earth this month, because scientists admit these THREE very real space rocks actually could hit our planet and ca...
Hurricane Joaquin Lurks As Meteorologists Disagree Over Threat to U.S.
Joaquin strengthened into a Category 1 hurricane Wednesday. On that, the meteorologists agree. But the precarious path that the storm will take in the coming days — belting the East Coast or straying ...
Powerful Earthquake Rocks Chile
A deadly 8.3-magnitude earthquake struck Chile, forcing a million to evacuate and triggering tsunami warnings in California and Hawaii. Chile's emergency office said there were no initial reports of c...
Duckweed Survival House is the future of emergency shelters
The Duckweed Survival House is a new design concept created by Zhou Ying and Niu Yuntao. This design was aimed at aiding survival and assistance during natural disasters involving a large body of wate...
Natural disaster
A natural disaster is a major adverse event resulting from natural processes of the Earth; examples include floods, volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, tsunamis, and other geologic processes. A natural d...
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List of famines
This is a selective list of known major famines, ordered by date.Between 108 BC and 1911 AD there were no fewer than 1,828 major famines in China, or one nearly every year in one or another province; ...
Winter solstice
Winter solstice is an astronomical phenomenon which marks the shortest day and the longest night of the year. Winter solstice occurs for the Northern Hemisphere in December and for the Southern Hemisp...
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Opposition surge
The opposition surge (sometimes known as the opposition effect, opposition spike or Seeliger effect) is the brightening of a rough surface, or an object with many particles, when illuminated from dire...
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Grazing occultation
An occultation is an astronomical event that occurs when one celestial object is hidden by another celestial object that passes between it and the observer. A grazing occultation is a special type of ...
List of natural disasters
A natural disaster is a sudden event that causes widespread destruction, lots of collateral damage or loss of life, brought about by forces other than the acts of human beings. A natural disaster migh...
Disaster risk reduction
Disaster risk reduction (DRR) is a systematic approach to identifying, assessing and reducing the risks of disaster. It aims to reduce socio-economic vulnerabilities to disaster as well as dealing wit...
Supernova impostor
Supernova impostors are stellar explosions that appear at first to be a type of supernova but do not destroy their progenitor stars. As such, they are a class of extra-powerful novae. They are also kn...
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Great conjunction
A Great Conjunction is a conjunction of the planets Jupiter and Saturn. The last Great Conjunction took place on May 31, 2000, while the next one will be in late December 2020. Great Conjunctions take...
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Giant Fire Tornado Whirls Above Idaho’s Soda Blaze
Looking like a twister out of Hell, a giant “fire tornado” was filmed above Idaho’s Soda Fire late last week and has now whipped across the Internet. “This sucker was shooting flames 100 ft in the air...