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Storm-stricken Victorians hurt by delayed reconstruction | Blue Mountain Gazette

Residents of Victoria’s Dandenong Ranges have been hit by wilder weather, even as they struggle to recover from devastating storms five months ago. The Emerald SES handled 70 calls for help on Friday, while the eastern part of the state had more than 100,000 homes without electricity. But the region is still grappling with cleaning […]

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Red-Hot ‘Lava Bomb’ rolling down volcanic slope seems to come straight from hell

The 3-foot-wide lava bomb rolls down the slope of the Cumbre Vieja volcano in La Palma, Spain. GIF: Harri Geiger / Gizmodo Rocks rolling down mountains at high speed are a frightening sight, and even more frightening when they are still glowing with volcanic heat. Geochemist Harri Geiger from Albert-Ludwigs University in Germany is currently […]

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Barnaby and billionaire clash over climate | Blue Mountain Gazette

Acting Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce and Australian tech billionaire Mike Cannon-Brookes have clashed over the government’s net zero emissions plan. In an often tense exchange at the Daily Telegraph’s virtual bush summit, the tech boss has repeatedly asked the leader of the Nationals how the government is going to meet its emissions targets. The co-founder […]

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Relatives recount pain from fatal stab wounds | Blue Mountain Gazette

The grieving family of a murdered man in a high-rise public housing in downtown Sydney have shared with a judge their grief over losing such a kind and gentle soul. “We will never be able to understand or deal with the fact that his life has been taken from him in such a malicious and […]

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Baldwin gun fired a lead projectile: sheriff | Blue Mountain Gazette

American actor Alec Baldwin fired a vintage Colt pistol loaded with a lead bullet in the accidental fatal shooting last week of a cinematographer on the set of his movie Rust in New Mexico, according to authorities. Santa Fe County Sheriff Adan Mendoza and District Attorney Mary Carmack-Altwies held a briefing six days after Baldwin […]

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Darwin killer accused protecting his ex-lover | Blue Mountain Gazette

In the days that followed a man in love who allegedly murdered four people in a drug-fueled rampage across Darwin, he expressed no remorse and remained unsure if he had killed his target. Benjamin Glenn Hoffmann also admitted that he may have killed innocent people as he tried to “punish” those he believed responsible for […]

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Magnificent views and a tranquil lifestyle in Leura | Blue Mountain Gazette

news, property, Leura, Blue Mountains National Park, for sale, real estate, chapman real estate 4 BEDROOMS | 3 BATH | 2 CAR This peaceful property is perfectly positioned to enjoy the Blue Mountains National Park and its extensive bush walks and magnificent views. The magnificent one-level wooden residence has a Colorbond roof and airy verandas […]

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Forest fires triggered by volcanic activity ravaged Antarctica 75 million years ago, study finds

Forest fires triggered by volcanic explosions ravaged Antarctica’s James Ross Island – once home to lush vegetation and dinosaurs – 75 million years ago, study finds Late Cretaceous fossil plants discovered in Antarctica Scientists analyzed the samples and found the charcoal characteristics This means that Antarctica experienced forest fires 75 million years ago. They were […]

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More volcanoes found around Santorini, but they are inactive | archives, greece, history & science

ATHENS – After American and Greek researchers warned in early 2021 that Santorini, home to a now dormant volcano that erupted 3,666 years ago, could explode again, researchers have discovered other inactive volcanoes around the island. A seismic study of the seabed, using sound waves, revealed the discovery buried under volcanic eruption deposits to the […]

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La Palma’s volcanic ash spreads across the Atlantic

European Space Agency published fascinating footage from last week showing how the ash plume of the La Palma volcano eruption charge west across the Atlantic Ocean. The ash is crossing the atmosphere just at the end of the high hurricane season. Considering that things have been (luckily) calm in the Atlantic in recent weeks with […]

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USGS monitors four U.S. volcanoes showing signs of activity and unrest

The USGS continues to closely monitor volcanoes around the United States, with four now at Orange / Watch elevated due to noted activity on all four of them. The Great Sitkin, Pavlof, Semisopochnoi and Kilauea are the four volcanoes showing signs of trouble. With the exception of Hawaii’s Mauna Loa, which remains yellow / advisory, […]

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A 24 km hike through thick forests, mountains and streams

Deep in the Sainj Valley in the Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh, a polling station that can only be reached after a strenuous 24 km hike through a track that crosses high altitude valleys, streams fed by glaciers and thick forests rich in wildlife and biodiversity, is worthy of grabbing the national spotlight. The polling […]

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Lassen volcanic highway closed to through traffic for winter season – Red Bluff Daily News

MINERAL – The road to Lassen Volcanic National Park is closed to traffic during the winter and the snow season in the spring, as autumn storms continue to bring rain, snow and ice to the road to high altitude. The park remains open throughout the snow season. Vehicle access is limited to one mile from […]

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Junction 142 needs help funding shower services for the homeless | Blue Mountain Gazette

As many activities closed during the COVID lockdown, the laundry and shower service at junction 142 on Katoomba Street has exploded. Helping the Homeless of the Mountains: Stephen Bradley in Court Junction 142 in Katoomba with guests from the shower and laundry service. They are launching a call for funding. Services manager Stephen Bradley said […]

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Views of Sydney to the Blue Mountains at the New Rooftop Bar

Lady Banks Rooftop Bar is a stunning new venue, located atop the Flinders Center in the heart of Bankstown, offering food and drink as delicious as the view of the Sydney skyline and continuing to the Blue Mountains. Floor-to-ceiling folding doors open onto the spectacular outdoor terrace, outfitted with a mix of wood-slatted high and […]

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Indonesia’s Covid-19 medical waste floods mountains with garbage around the country

The South China Morning Post published this video clip, titled “Indonesia’s Covid-19 medical waste floods the country’s mountains of garbage” – below is their description. Medical waste generated by the Covid-19 pandemic is swamping Indonesian landfills. Surgical masks, personal protective equipment (PPE) and syringes can be found mixed with ordinary waste at Burangkeng, one of […]

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From climbing mountains to crossing seas: How India administered 100 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses

Health workers ensured that the coronavirus vaccine reached every nook and corner of the country – turning malls, temples, markets and even buses into vaccination camps 1/ 8 India passed the milestone of administering 100 crore doses of COVID-19 vaccine on Thursday. The government has ensured that the vaccines reach every corner of the country, […]

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The disease may pose a threat to wild mountain gorillas in Volcanoes National Park

Transmission electron micrograph of SARS-CoV-2 virus particles isolated from a patient. Credit: NIAID A COVID-19 outbreak among wild mountain gorillas in the Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda, could lead to population collapse, according to a modeling study published in Scientific reports. SARS-CoV-2 infections have previously been identified among captive western lowland gorillas, however, the potential risk […]

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Inmate hospitalized with COVID-19 | Blue Mountain Gazette

A lawyer defending those held at a Melbourne hotel with patients infected with COVID-19 has told a court their lives are in danger. Daniel Taylor has asked the Federal Circuit Court for an urgent injunction to prevent Australian Border Force officials from preventing paramedics from assessing detainees if ambulances are called. ABF confirmed this week […]

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Morrison defends the blocking of the Porter investigation | Blue Mountain Gazette

Scott Morrison has defended blocking an investigation into former Attorney General Christian Porter receiving anonymous donations for legal fees. The Prime Minister argues that the government’s decision to support a broader investigation into the crowdfunding of MPs’ court fees will solve the problem. House Speaker Tony Smith said it seemed appropriate to refer the issue […]

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Australia attacks Chinese trade bloc at WTO | Blue Mountain Gazette

Australian officials have lashed out at China’s tough trade policies against the nation, warning that the economic punishment measures risked undermining global confidence in Beijing. In a strong statement to the World Trade Organization, Australian Ambassador George Mina said China is increasingly testing global trade rules. It comes after China imposed export bans on a […]

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Rising COVID-19 cases in New South Wales | Blue Mountain Gazette

NSW will emerge from COVID torpor as fully vaccinated people embrace new freedoms that are likely to see daily cases increase in the weeks to come. Treasurer Matt Kean on Thursday unveiled a $ 2.8 billion plan to help the state’s economy recover from a “once-in-a-lifetime economic disaster.” Prime Minister Dominic Perrottet said it was […]

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Weapons network reported by the money watchdog | Blue Mountain Gazette

The money moved by “weapons of mass destruction networks” has been recovered by the Australian financial watchdog. Patterns of transactions within the Australian financial system that attempted to cover up what these networks wanted to buy were reported by Austrac as recently as last fiscal year. There has been a threefold increase in the number […]

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China says moon rocks offer new clues to lunar volcanic activity

ASSOCIATED PRESS Li Xianhua speaks near a screen showing volcano activities on the moon during a press briefing on the Chang’e 5 lunar mission, at the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing. BEIJING >> Moon rocks brought back to Earth by a Chinese robotic spacecraft last year have provided new insights into ancient lunar […]

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Payday loans without a credit check: Ipass explains the reality

Applying for a loan has never been easier. You can complete an application online or over the phone and receive your funds within 24 hours. So why would you need to submit a credit check? To find out if this is possible, we spoke with Orville L. Bennett about Ipass.net. “Lenders are more likely to […]

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Battle of Iwo Jima WWII ships resurrected from water graves – Taiwan English News

Eruptions of volcanoes in Japan’s Ogasawara Islands have caused movement in the earth’s crust, created a new island and lifted ships sunk during the Battle of Iwo Jima above the sea surface, according to Japan Asahi Television. According to Asahi Television report, the Fukutoku-Okanoba submarine volcano, located about 50 kilometers south of Iwo Jima, erupted […]

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La Garrotxa: the Spanish region containing 40 volcanic cones – and there is an isolated church in a

The Spanish Costa Brava is rightly coveted for its stunning beaches and beautiful coastline. But visitors to the area should get away from the sands and sangria and add a diversion a short distance inland to their itinerary – to the beautiful La Garrotxa Volcanic Zone Natural Park. It is about an hour’s drive from […]

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Mercedes-Benz dealers take legal action | Blue Mountain Gazette

Australian Mercedes-Benz dealers have launched legal action against the German auto giant, seeking to block major changes to their operations. The Australian Automotive Dealers Association reports that 80 percent of the company’s dealers have joined the action related to the proposed introduction of new contractual agreements. The changes shift dealerships from independent, self-managed companies with […]

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Black holes give shape to bubbles, rings and filaments of “intergalactic smoke”

The researchers observed for the first time the evolution of hot gas coming from an active black hole: they were able to observe these structures, strongly reminiscent of the smoke flows produced by volcanic eruptions with unprecedented precision and at a scale of hundred million time. year. Credit: University of Bologna An international team of […]

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Lassen Volcanic National Park braces for prescribed burn – Red Bluff Daily News

Lassen Volcanic National Park will use the forecasted precipitation to complete the prescribed burn in the park. “These prescribed burns are part of a decades-long fire management program to reduce the intensity and severity of future forest fires in the park,” said Mike Klimek, fire management manager. “The fall weather favors prescribed burns of low […]

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Shame of the murder of the accused NT on his dead companion | Blue Mountain Gazette

As a forensic scientist detailed the horrific gunshot wounds sustained by a man found dead in a Darwin parking lot, the man accused of pulling the trigger hid his face in his hands. Benjamin Glenn Hoffmann, 47, pleaded not guilty to four counts of murder in less than an hour at four locations on June […]

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NT quadruple murder trial to resume | Blue Mountain Gazette

The trial of a loving-sick man accused of murdering four people in a shootout across Darwin is set to resume after a three-day delay. Benjamin Glenn Hoffmann, 47, pleaded not guilty to four counts of murder in less than an hour at four locations on June 4, 2019. The Crown says Hoffmann was looking for […]

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Seismic “telescope” reveals titanic tree-like plume fueling Earth’s volcanoes

About 75% of the world’s volcanoes live along the aptly named Ring of Fire. It’s logic. Squeezing a boundary between tectonic plates, the Ring of Fire is an open seam within the planet. But then there’s Hawaii, a chain of volcanic islands right in the middle of the Pacific Plate, far from any border. What […]

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Albaro Amaral sentenced to life in prison for murder of Santa Cruz Mountains – Santa Cruz Sentinel

SANTA CRUZ – Judge John Salazar on Friday sentenced Albaro Amaral Jr., of San José, to life in prison for the murder of Kevin Medina-Lopez in the Santa Cruz Mountains and other related charges. Amaral, 30, was arrested by the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office on July 9 for his alleged involvement in the fatal […]

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Beyond the lava: where are volcanoes erupting and how long can they last? – National

The incandescent lava spurting from the Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to wreak havoc on the Spanish island of La Palma, destroying buildings and forcing massive evacuations. The volcanic eruption of La Palma which began on September 19 is one of more than 50 in the world that are marked as “continuous” as of October 12, […]

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Samples from China find younger volcanic rocks on Moon

Last week, we discussed the first results of analysis of lunar samples reported by the Chinese Chang’e-5 mission, which revealed that about 10% of these rocks did not come from the landing site of Oceanus Procellarum. This landing site is primarily known to be solidified lava near an ancient volcanic eruption. But while these so-called […]

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A wildfire rages in the coastal mountains of southern California

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — A raging wildfire in the coastal mountains of southern California threatened ranches and rural homes and kept a major highway closed on Wednesday as the fire-scarred state faced a fresh round of winds droughts that increase the risk of hells. The Alisal Fire covered more than 24 square miles (62 square […]

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Palmer loses High Court battle against WA | Blue Mountain Gazette

The Western Australian government will seize mine tycoon Clive Palmer’s plane if it flies within the state before paying a legal bill of $ 2 million, the attorney general has said. John Quigley’s warning comes as Mr Palmer lost his High Court battle with WA over legislation to prevent him and his company Mineralogy from […]

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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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A Guide to Visiting Lassen Volcanic National Park in Northern California

This national park is home to some of the most unique landscapes in all of California, and here’s what to do while there. Lassen Volcanic National Park is one of the national parks in Northern California. The main attraction is Lassen Peak, one of the largest plug-in dome volcanoes in the world. Lassen Peak is […]

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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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Volcanic ash meets the Saharan air layer in a unique display above La Palma

Volcanic ash meets the Saharan air layer in a unique display above La Palma Mother Nature can work in mysterious ways to create a work of art out of something that seems nothing out of the ordinary. In the case of the Cumbre Vieja volcano on the island of La Palma in the Canary Islands, […]

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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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The explosive story of “space volcanoes” on 9 worlds close to “fire and ice”

Lava flows from Maat Mons, an 8 km high volcano located on the planet Venus. | Location: Venus. … [+] (Photo by Lee Corkran / Sygma via Getty Images) Sygma via Getty Images First it was Fagradalsfjall in Iceland. Now Cumbre Vieja is erupting in La Palma in the Canary Islands. 2021 has been an […]

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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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Extinct style of plate tectonics explains the flat mountains of early Earth

Source: Geophysical research letters Geochemical and geological records provide key information about the tectonic history of the Earth, but in the case of mountains during the Proterozoic Eon, the records conflict with each other: geochemical evidence indicates that the crust was thin and warm, generally indicating that mountains could not have formed, but rocks left […]

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Inside volcanoes, in front of trains: 10 stunning football fields around the world

It has now been two years since the first wave of the rise of the novel coronavirus in China was flatly ignored by virtually everyone. This has changed. We are now trying to follow the infection curves, to immerse ourselves in vaccine technology, to delve deep into the nature of zoonotics. Because, well, all (and […]

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Volcan Fuego, Popocatépetl, Reventador, Kilauea, Sangay, L … / VolcanoDiscovery

Wed Oct 6, 2021, 9:00 PM 9:00 p.m. | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS Map of today’s active volcanoes View of the eruption on La Palma this morning (Image: live broadcast from Canarias TV) Ash plume from the eruption of La Palma on the evening of October 5, 2021 Satellite image of Lewotolo volcano on October 6, […]

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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 æ ¹ æ´¥ 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 æ ¹ æ´¥ 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 […]

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The “mountains of garbage” in the cities will be removed: PM Narendra Modi

The Swachh Bharat Mission 2.0 intends to make Indian cities waste free. AMRUT 2.0 aims to accelerate wastewater treatment and provide 100% coverage of water supply to all households. Speaking on urban water security, Prime Minister Modi said the goal is to expand the management of wastewater and septic tanks, and ensure that no sewage […]

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Volcanoes in El Salvador have started mining Bitcoin

Key points to remember Salvadoran President Nayib Bukele has announced that the country has started leveraging volcanic energy to mine Bitcoin. El Salvador has implemented measures to strengthen Bitcoin infrastructure and adoption. Although mining via geothermal electricity (like volcanoes) is touted as clean bitcoin mining, the activity still has many critics. Share this article El […]

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Kīlauea spews magma and golden strings of volcanic glass on the Big Island of Hawaii | Smart News

The KÄ«lauea has an elevation of 4009 feet and a magma system that reaches 37 miles below the ground. The volcano is the youngest and most active of the Hawaiian Islands. USGS / B. Carr in public domain September 29, KÄ«lauea volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii began to bubble and flood lava into […]