So sorry – We really don’t want to control every aspect of your life. We have no choice. It is just that to keep you safe, because you are so irresponsible and infantile in your thinking, and because the world is such a dangerous place, and because we are so clever (much more than you), […]
Video from CNN shows the March 2011 tsunami crashing into Fukushima nuclear site. Another site, at Scientific American, gives facts and figures regarding this disaster. And below is a simulation from NOAA, showing the propagation of the tsunami from its source. The response by the dark green environmentalist crowd to this horrific […]
Thank the Lord the death toll is incredibly low. One could easily imagine millions perished in this disaster, but as of today 6,539 were killed in the disasters, mainly in the tsunami.
This volcano, and some others that I hope to blog on, erupted shortly after the 9.0 quake shattered Japan. The 1,421-metre (4,689-feet) Shinmoedake volcano in the Kirishima range saw its first major eruption for 52 years in January. There had not been any major activity at the site since March 1.
Today the largest earthquake in its history struck Japan. A magnitude 9.1 quake struck at 38.322 lat., 142.369 lon., with a focus 24.4 km beneath the ground, making this the fourth largest recorded earthquake in history. It occurred off the east coast of the island of Honshu. The USGS provides a list of the earthquake […]