Radioactive disaster areas are a concern for many, particularly those near Fukushima; the idea of ‘half life’ is not just interesting, but also important.
This week’s earthquakes included a shallow subduction-related tremor in Alaska – and an unusual M4.0 in the English Channel.
Weather Around The World: Urban Tornado; Deadly Lightning; Record Cold; Tropical Storms; And The Future Of Hockey
There’s unusual weather at opposite ends of the US and a record cold spell in between. The tropics heat up, and global warming will affect hockey. Find out what, where, and why.
The earthquake which struck west of Seattle on 28 july is just one of many types of ‘quake which can occur off the Pacific coast of the north west USA.
Local reporter Sean Bergin’s comments about crime and fatherless youth in the black community raised a firestorm of criticism, but was he right or wrong?
The Ebola outbreak is severe; now concentrated in major African cities which have direct links to the United States through international air routes.