A meteor shower has rained down on central Russia, reportedly injuring hundreds of people and causing widespread damage. The event is not related to the asteroid set to pass over the Earth late Friday. The Russian Interior Ministry announced that about 1,000 people were injured early Friday when meteor fragments hit the sparsely populated … Continue reading Russia Hit by Meteor Shower Videos
Google issued a Public Alert on the Earthquake measuring 7.3 Richter 1 hour, 19 minutes agoLocation: 176 miles (284 km) E of Sendai, Honshu, Japan; 184 miles (296 km) ENE of Iwaki, Honshu, Japan; 198 miles (319 km) E of Fukushima, Honshu, Japan; 285 miles (459 km) NE of TOKYO, Japan. Source: U.S. Geological Survey. What to do … Continue reading Google Public Alerts M 7.3 Earthquake Hits Japan Video
Superstorm Sandy. Sandy is a major storm, previously a hurricane, that has caused extensive flooding, power and transportation outages, and physical damage to the US East Coast and Caribbean. More than 100 deaths have been linked to the storm. Googlehas come up with details of Helpline on Power Outage,Crisis Management,Road Work Advisories, New Jersey food … Continue reading Helpline for Super Storm Sandy US By Google
NYS Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services (DHSES) Commissioner Jerome M. Hauer announced Sunday that the state's Hurricane Sandy Helpline is operational for New York state residents in anticipation of the storm’s landfall. Residents can call 1–888-769-7243 or 518-485-1159 for information about preparing for the hurricane and its impact. Information will also be available … Continue reading Hurricane ‘Sandy’ Helpline.Phone Number,1-888-697-6972.
The video embedded above shows an explosion at the Con Ed plant at 14th Street and the FDR. It was first posted on the web by TrillianMedia. Power currently is out in much of lower Manhattan following what authorities say was the brunt of Hurricane Sandy. So far, authorities the storm has claimed five lives, … Continue reading Hurricane ‘Sandy Explodes Con-Ed. Video