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(Julia Whitty, Mother Jones, Jan 13, 2010) [CLICK the above credit line for the full article] Science Now reportsthat yesterday’s 7.0 temblor ruptured only a part of the same segment that 240 years ago unleashed a 7.5 quake—20 times more powerful than yesterday’s. . . . Worse, the potential for even greater destruction exists. In 1751, a […]
Large amounts of a powerful greenhouse gas are bubbling up from a long-frozen seabed north of Siberia, raising fears of far bigger leaks that could stoke global warming, scientists said. . . . It was unclear, however, if the Arctic emissions of methane gas were new or had been going on unnoticed for centuries — […]
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