1. Magnitude-6.9 quake strikes off N. California

    QUAKE

    ... at 10:18 p.m. PT (1:18 a.m ET), was initially reported as magnitude 6.1 on the Richter scale

  2. Solar flares like 'flash bulbs at a rock concert'

    SolarSun

    ... a Richter scale for earthquakes, each letter represents a 10-fold increase in energy output. X-class ... around our plant," according to a NOAA statement. Scientists said the "behemoth" sunspot AR 1654 ... NASA says the damage could cost the United States alone up to $2 trillion in the first year

  3. Whole lotta shakin'going on in 2004

    ... as a result of the quake, which the Meteorology and Geophysics Agency said measured 6.1 on the Richter scale ... of the Earthquake Alert System told local radio stations. The quake, measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale, had ... was momentarily cut in the region. An aftershock reached 5 on the Richter scale. It was felt in the western

  4. Unusual quake activity increasing

    ... of the U.S. Geological Survey, 13 earthquakes ranging between 5.5 and 6.3 in magnitude on the Richter ... Scale have hit the already devastated and overwhelmed nation of Pakistan since Friday's temblor ... and learned that only two remotely similar examples could be found. Between Sept. 29 and Oct. 2

  5. WND report blows Iran nuke program wide open

    Fordow

    ... the report with a headline, "Expert reports severe explosion at nuclear plant." "According ... explosion took place which destroyed large parts of the plant," Die Welt said. "Kahlili says he got ... News of an explosion at one of Iran's nuclear facilities broken exclusively by WND

  6. Texas plant explosion a bombing?

    130510westfertilizerexplosion

    ... fatal, April 17 fertilizer-plant explosion – have reopened speculation that the deadly blast may ... not that type of person." The April 17 plant explosion began with a fire in the fertilizer and seed ... team, was taken into custody at about 2:15 a.m. on Friday and was turned over to federal officials

  7. Obama's Texas Muslim cover-up?

    ... , as the cause for the explosion of a fertilizer plant in West, Texas, just two days later, on April 17. Here ... on the Richter scale and shook the ground over 70 miles from the town. "On April 17, 2013 ... explosion. And, the explosion at the fertilizer plant in West, Texas, comes on top of the proximity

  8. Texas plant explosion a bombing?

    130510westfertilizerexplosion

    ... a criminal investigation into the town's fatal, April 17 fertilizer-plant explosion have reopened ... , giving guy. I mean, wow. He's totally not that type of person." The April 17 plant explosion ... of West's Emergency Medical Services team, was taken into custody at about 2:15 a.m. on Friday

  9. Haiti's avoidable death toll

    ... on the Richter scale, about eight times more violent than Haiti's, and cost 3,000 lives. As tragic ... ? Northern California's 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake was more violent, measuring 7.1 on the Richter ... scale, resulting in 63 deaths and 3,757 injuries. The 1906 San Francisco earthquake measured 7.8

  10. Huffington and McCain

    ... . Add that to the list. That hardly registers on my Richter scale of concerns about McCain. What