Strong Earthquake Hits Northern Argentina

A strong earthquake rattled northern Argentina Thursday morning shortly after 8 o’clock. The U.S. Geological Survey reports the 6.2 magnitude tremor was centered in Jujuy about 87 miles east-northeast of Salta and about 40 miles from the small to ...

Rocklin Sportsman’s Warehouse Sponsors Waterfowl Weekend Family Event

The Rocklin Sportsman’s Warehouse will sponsor the 2011 Waterfowl Weekend Event Saturday and Sunday, October 1st and 2nd. Activities will include educational seminars, presentations, and children’s activities related to waterfowl hunting and call ...

Chattanooga Sportsman’s Warehouse Wins Best of the Best Award

(CHATTANOOGA, TN, Sept. 23, 2011) Sportsman’s Warehouse has won the prestigious Chattanooga Times Free Press Best of the Best Award in the category of Outdoor Retailer for the second year in a row. The award winner is based on voting from the new ...

Shower your Sweetie with Gifts and Flowers from Carithers Flowers on Sweetest Day

Shop Carithers Flowers for Sweetest Day gifts on October 15

Ghana's tree planting project supported by FRA

The Ghanaian Forestry Commission’s announcement that it will establish 10,000 hectares of forest plantations has attracted praise from Forestry Research Associates (FRA).

A Super SuperNova!

A Bright New Supernova in a Nearby Galaxy

Northern Peru Struck By 6.8 magnitude Earthquake

A remote region of northern Peru was rattled by a 6.8 magnitude earthquake Wednesday afternoon. The U.S. Geological Survey reports the tremor’s epicenter was located near the Brazilian border about 50 miles north of Pucallpa and about 350 miles n ...

5.9 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Virginia, DC, NYC

A 5.9 magnitude earthquake struck central Virginia Tuesday afternoon just before 2 o’clock, the U.S. Geological Survey has confirmed. The epicenter was located 4 miles south of Louisa, Virginia near the town of Mineral. The tremor was felt in New ...

Japanese Teen Presumed Dead After Being Swept Over Niagara Falls

A 19-year-old Japanese girl is presumed dead after being swept over Niagara Falls Sunday night. Authorities say the girl was visiting the Canadian side of Niagara River with a friend when she climbed onto metal railing and sat down. She apparentl ...

Juno Spacecraft Waves Earth Goodbye

Two GRAS telescopes in Spain have been used to capture CCD images of the departing JUNO Spacecraft.

Hiker Hayley LaFlamme Falls To Death At Yosemite National Park

For the second time in less than two weeks a hiker has died at Yosemite National Park in California. Park officials confirmed the death of 26-year-old Hayley LaFlamme on Monday.


Leading Atlanta Florist, Carithers Flowers, Undergoing Renovations to Marietta, GA Showroom

Carithers Flowers expands Marietta Showroom and offers cutting-edge technology to online customers

Great White Shark Jumps Onto Research Boat in South Africa

A 1,100 pound Great White shark became trapped on a research boat off the coast of South Africa Tuesday after it jumped out of the water and landed on the stern of the vessel.

Leopard Dies In India After Mauling 11

A leopard died Tuesday after mauling 11 people in West Bengal, India. The male cat had apparently wandered into the village of Prakash Nagar from a nearby national park. It attacked 6 villagers before turning on forest guards and policemen who tr ...

Grizzly Bear Kills Hiker At Yellowstone National Park

A female grizzly bear apparently trying to protect her cubs attacked and killed a 57-year-old man Wednesday at Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming. The National Park Service said the unidentified man and his wife were hiking on the Wapiti Lake t ...

A Very Close Asteroid - 2011 MD

Asteroid to Zip Close to Earth Tonight

Two Florida Forest Rangers Killed in Blue Ribbon Wildfire

The Florida Division of Forestry has confirmed two forest rangers died in the Blue Ribbon wildfire on Monday. Josh Burch, 31, and Brett Fulton, 52, were cutting a “fire line” near Jasper when the fire shifted and trapped them. Two other rangers ...

Chile Volcano Erupts, Prompts Airport and School Closings

The eruption of the Puyehue Cordon Caulle volcano in Rancho Province, Chile has grounded flights, prompted school closings and forced the evacuation of thousands of residents. Puyehue-Cordon Caulle began spewing smoke and ash over 6 miles into t ...

Thailand Authorities Find Suitcases Filled With Baby Animals

Authorities in Thailand arrested a man at Suvarnabhumi International Airport in Bangkok after discovering drugged baaby animals in his suitcases. Authorities say the suspect, who has been identified as Noor Mahmoodr, was trying to smuggle two leo ...

Nova Caught in the Act!

Ernesto & Giovanni catch a Nova in Outburst!