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Volcanic islands at boiling point

There is nothing we can do about flank collapses except have a good early warning system. Don’t worry about it ”, the mainstream media are running the risk that the volcanic eruption in La Palma, in the Canary Islands, turns into a mega-tsunami. The media definitely overstated this risk when it was first suggested twenty […]

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The victim of the NT gunman tried to escape | Blue Mountain Gazette

The first man killed when an amorous gunman raged through Darwin attempted to defend himself with a frying pan, a forensic expert has said in court. Benjamin Glenn Hoffmann, 47, pleaded not guilty to four counts of murder in four locations on the afternoon of June 4, 2019. The first man killed in the hour-long […]

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Dog weighed down with cement under water | Blue Mountain Gazette

A Sydney man has pleaded not guilty to animal cruelty charges after a dead dog was found weighed down underwater with a block of cement. Swimmers found the dog at Yowie Bay in southern Sydney on Saturday and called police. Police divers recovered the two-year-old Belgian Malinois and took him to a veterinarian for a […]

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Keeping Our Mountains Safe: Helly Hansen takes us into the life of a ski patroller

What does it take to be a ski tracker? And what is the job really like? With this movie, you can spend a day in the life of a tracker to get those answers. Hannah Baybutt works as a ski patroller and first responder in Sun Valley, Idaho. She makes sure that the mountains are […]

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Accused NT murderer borrowed EU and ammunition | Blue Mountain Gazette

A man who left shotgun ammunition in a ute he loaned accused murderer Benjamin Glenn Hoffmann before he shot four people in Darwin says he did not give him the gun. The 47-year-old pleaded not guilty to four counts of murder in less than an hour on the afternoon of June 4, 2019. Earlier today, […]

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Sierra Nevada mountains – WorldAtlas

The Sierra Nevada Mountains, sometimes referred to as the “Range of Light,” are one of the most beautiful continuous mountain ranges in the United States. Although the Rockies are the longest mountain range in the United States, the Sierra Nevada is the longest continuous, unified mountain range. The mountain range is located in the western […]

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Satellite captures rare weather phenomenon after volcanic eruption

Cumbre Vieja volcano, located on the Spanish island of La Palma, has been erupting since mid-September. In addition to the destructive lava flows and airport closures, the volcano produced a fascinating cloud formation when it erupted on October 4. On Thursday, La Palma airport was closed for the second time in about two weeks due […]

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If I could go anywhere: the deep mountains and mysterious valleys of the Nezu Museum in Tokyo

© Nezu Museum In this series, we pay homage to the art we want to visit – and hope to see once the travel restrictions are lifted. A nimble row of bamboo grows between the street and the grounds of the Nezu 根 津 子術館 Museum in Minami-Aoyama, Tokyo. The softly murmuring greenery leads you […]

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the deep mountains and mysterious valleys of Tokyo’s Nezu Museum

In this series, we pay homage to the art we want to visit – and hope to see once the travel restrictions are lifted. A nimble row of bamboo grows between the street and the grounds of the Nezu 根 津 子術館 Museum in Minami-Aoyama, Tokyo. The softly murmuring greenery leads you gently along the […]

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Crypto Value Soars After El Salvador Uses Volcanic Energy To Mine Bitcoin

The Izalco volcano in El Savador. Credit: David Stanley, CC BY 2.0 The price of cryptocurrencies is skyrocketing after El Salvador’s President Nayib Bukele announced on Friday that the country is using volcanic energy to mine Bitcoin. The news came via Bukele’s Twitter account, where the president posted a video of a geothermal mining facility […]