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2 hrs ago | The La Grande Observer

Air support key to fighting fire in canyon country

The LaGrande Observer is now online in a Replica E-edition form and publishes Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

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Related Topix: Fire, Joseph, OR, Wallowa, OR, Natural Disasters, Wallowa County, OR, Imnaha, OR

6 hrs ago | KPUA-AM Hilo

Hikers rescued in Volcano forest reserve

Eight people are safe and sound today after a County helicopter airlifted them Wednesday from the Kahaualea Trail in a Volcano rain forest, where they had gone to view the lava flow.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Volcano, HI

7 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

Libya seeks ceasefire as south Tripoli a militia 'war zone'

Black plumes of smoke marked shell blasts and bulldozed earthen barricades mapped out the frontlines around Tripoli's largest airport, now at the heart of a standoff between the country's powerful militias.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Natural Disasters, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi), Fire

12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

11 of the World's Most Extreme Vineyards

From the depths of the caldera of a recently active volcano and up nearly 10,000 feet above sea level, there doesn't seem to be anywhere we won't try to grow wine .

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Drink, Wine

13 hrs ago | Switched

This Might Be The Hottest Selfie You've Ever Seen -- Because It's From Inside A Volcano

Unless you're on top of a very high place or next to one of the most influential men in the world , any selfie you take is probably not going to be that remarkable.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, US National Parks

14 hrs ago | Suria

Japan volcanic island smouldering and...

A volcanic island off Japan's southern coast continues to smoulder with lava flowing from its craters into the sea, new aerial images showed Friday.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters

16 hrs ago | Beverage Industry

Waiakea Water releases inaugural commercial

In celebration of its second anniversary, Waiakea Water has released its inaugural commercial.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Free Republic

Mount Rainier Could Be On The Brink Of A Monstrous Eruption

Mount Rainier, one of the most dangerous volcanoes in the U.S. and in the world, is widely expected to erupt again.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Mount Rainier, MD

Earthweek

Mount Fuji Rocked to Critical State by 2011 Japanese Temblor

The March 2011 temblor that triggered a tsunami disaster in Japan may have also stirred the country's Mount Fuji to a higher risk of eruption.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters

Live Science

'Whistling' Volcanic Lightning Heard Halfway Around the World

The Earth sings every day, with an electric chorus. With the right tuning, radios can eavesdrop on this sizzling symphony of crackles, pops and whistles - the melody of millions of lightning bolts.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, New Zealand Travel, Travel, Pacific Travel, New Zealand, World News, UC Los Angeles, Weather, South Africa Travel, Africa Travel

The Lincolnite

Lincoln pupils ready to trek across Iceland for challenge

Ready to walk: A group of Lincoln pupils are ready to walk across rough terrain in Iceland later this month as part of a school challenge.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Homer News

Lake Clark staff offer several free programs

Everyone is invited to learn the recent history of the mysterious and beautiful volcanoes, the events and hazards associated with eruptions, and post-eruption safety measures during the free presentation "Don't Judge a Volcano by its Cover" offered by the Lake Clark National Park and Preserve at 3 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday at the Alaska ... (more)

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, US National Parks, Lake Clark National Park And Preserve

Science Daily

How much magma is hiding beneath our feet? Mysteries of Earth's crust pierced

Molten rock, or magma, has a strong influence on our planet and its inhabitants, causing destructive volcanic eruptions and generating some of the giant mineral deposits.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters

Wired

Massive Landslide inside the Askja Caldera

Deposits and scarp from the July 21, 2014 landslide in the Askja caldera, Iceland.

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Related Topix: Landslide, Natural Disasters, Tsunami

AccuWeather.com

The Sun, Moon and Stars Enable Life on Earth

The sun, moon and vast array of stars littering the night sky were all essential in generating life on Earth.

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Related Topix: Astronomy, Science, Science / Technology, Space, NASA, Natural Disasters

MobyGames

New Game: Guacamelee!: Super Turbo Championship Edition

Guacamelee!: Super Turbo Championship Edition is the third version of the game, following the PlayStation exclusive Guacamelee! and the PC exclusive Guacamelee!: Gold Edition .

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Related Topix: DrinkBox Studios, Guacamelee!, Natural Disasters

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Columbian

Mount. St. Helens to become blast zone

When they set out to help chart the inaccessible regions far below a volcano, Nick Lock was swinging a pick and Leah Sabbeth was holding a GPS unit.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Vancouver, WA, Earthquake

Los Angeles Times

Explosions, 500-foot flames erupt at North Dakota oil supply business

A huge fire with 500-foot flames erupted at an oil industry supply business early Tuesday in the town of Williston, N.D., prompting a half-mile radius evacuation zone around the blaze that is expected to burn for up to 48 hours, officials said.

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Related Topix: Fire, Natural Disasters, Williston, ND, Williams County, ND

Wired

Science and Sensationalism: Is Japan's Fuji in a "Critical State" for an Eruption?

Sometimes, it's the sales pitch that gets you rather than the actual car. That seems to be the case with the latest rash of media coverage over the "critical state" at Japan's Fuji .

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Earthquake

EurekAlert!

Jeju Island is a live volcano

Thse are pictures of the sedimentary layer containing charcoal found on a stony mountain developing site in Sangchang-ri, and the carbonized wood sample used for the radiocarbon dating.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, South Korea, World News,

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