Kilauea Volcano Opened Up

  The Kilauea volcano opened up and streamed across Hawaii’s Leilani Estates neighborhood on May 3, 2018. More than 20 fissures have opened on Kilauea’s Lower Rift Zone. Most of these lava flows were small and short-lived. But for one particular crack in the Earth, Fissure 8, has been steadily generating large fountains of lava that soar tens to hundreds…

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Watching a Black Widow Pulsar

On May 23, 2018 astronomers in Toronto claim to have performed one of the highest resolution observations in astronomical history. They claim to have observed two intense regions of radiation, around twelve miles apart, around a star, a rapidly spinning pulsar PSR B1957+20, or the Black Widow pulsar, that is 6,500 light-years away. “It was like seeing a flee on the…

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Heat Wave at the North Pole

[wpdevart_youtube width=”640″ height=”385″ autoplay=”0″ theme=”light” loop_video=”0″ enable_fullscreen=”1″ show_related=”1″ show_popup=”0″ thumb_popup_width=”213″ thumb_popup_height=”128″ show_title=”1″ show_youtube_icon=”1″ show_annotations=”1″ show_progress_bar_color=”red” autohide_parameters=”1″ set_initial_volume=”false” initial_volume=”100″ disable_keyboard=”0″]BsmSF1Gm_kU[/wpdevart_youtube] HEATWAVE HITS THE NORTH POLE Recently, unseasonably warm temperatures at the North Pole has soared to the point of melting of ice, around  30 – 35 degrees F above the normal range. According to a May 7, 2018 report from a…

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NASA Satellites Reveal Major Shifts in Global Freshwater

In a first-of-its-kind study, scientists have combined an array of NASA satellite observations of Earth with data on human activities to map locations where freshwater is changing around the globe and to determine why. The study, published Wednesday in the journal Nature, finds that Earth’s wet land areas are getting wetter and dry areas are getting drier due to a…

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Urban Loop Begins: Elon Musk says his LA tunnel will be ready to open soon.

Elon Musk announced that his Boring Company has almost completed a tunnel under LA through a short video he posted on Instagram last Thursday, May 11, 2018. The tunnel for transit, which he has been described as an antidote for LA’s gridlock, will open soon, Musk boldly predicts. Is this the test phase of Musk’s more comprehensive plans for a large…

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The Mystery Of The Missing Magnetic Monopoles

    The Mystery Of The Missing Magnetic Monopoles By Judith E Braffman-Miller The night sky above Earth blazes with the distant fierce fires of countless stars, and when we stare up at this magnificent spectacle of stellar fireworks, we cannot help but wonder how this show came to be. What scientists know now, or at least what they think…

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