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After snow, heat, quakes: will asteroid smack Oklahoma?

====== UPDATES Previous Story. ====== The asteroid passed by uneventfully. You didn’t even look up at the sky, did you? ====== If outlandish events related to Mother Nature are the new norm, the aircraft carrier-sized asteroid heading toward Earth will … Continue reading

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East Coast weathers quake, waits for hurricane.

Mother Nature has enough to go around, apparently. On the East Coast, Hurricane Irene is making noises that are worrying residents from North Carolina to New York. The storm comes on the heels of an earthquake that out-shook all the … Continue reading

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Nuke Plume creates radioactive milk.

When the nuke plume drifted across the Pacific from the Japanese nuclear reactors, US officials gave assurances that it would disperse before reaching US soil. It has been detected in rainwater as far east as Massachusetts. Now, it’s in the … Continue reading

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Japan reactors to be retired.

Perhaps the announcement wasn’t necessary. Tokyo Electric Power (TEPCO) has cleared the air – if not of the traveling nuke plume – of any questions regarding the future of the four crippled reactors at Fukushima. When TEPCO officials authorized the … Continue reading

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