29 Aug 11 – “Vermont is reeling today from what is becoming the state’s worst natural disaster since the epic flood of 1927,”
27 Aug 11 – Though Irene has been downgraded to a Category 1 hurricane, Federal officials are warning residents in its path to not underestimate the mammoth storm.
9 Aug 11 – Leaves layer of lava more than 12 feet thick and a mile across in some places.
25 Aug 11 – Hurricane Irene could strike a devastating blow to a large section of the East Coast
On Wednesday, Oklahoma Sen. Jim Inhofe, a leading climate skeptic, said he plans to formally endorse Texas Gov. Rick Perry — in part because of Perry’s environmental record.
24 Aug 11 – Romney now says: ‘I don’t know if it’s mostly caused by humans.’
23 Aug 11 – An unusually strong earthquake struck central Virginia today, forcing evacuation of hundreds of thousands.
Ice-age maps for North America and other parts of the world.
Magnitude 4.1 and 4.6 – These earthquakes come on top of the hundreds of others during the past two weeks.
Near ancient Long Valley Supervolcano – Seismologists are keeping a close eye on an area southwest of Hawthorne, Nevada where hundreds of earthquakes – the largest a 4.4-magnitude – have struck since Sunday.