Category Archives: Nature

Big Earthquake Hits Southern Mexico 3/20/12, Video

A very powerful earthquake struck southern Mexico this afternoon, and what is interesting, and maybe even a little bit ominous is the fact that another quake hit California very soon afterward — “back-to-back earthquakes” according to one commentary. Take a … Continue reading

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Quadrantids Meteor Shower, January 3/4, 2011

A meteor shower is a pretty cool thing to see, so if you happen to have clear skies, a warm jacket, and a comfy lawn chair or thick blanket, you might want to get outside this evening and gaze upward. … Continue reading

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Video of Twilight Landing at LAX-Cockpit View

Having just landed and departed from DFW yesterday, I found this video pretty impressive on a number of counts. First of all, the sheer size and scope of the LA area is amazing, (much bigger than Dallas, no doubt), and … Continue reading

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The Beauty of West Texas: Video

A dear friend of mine, who is not a Texan, by the way, sent me this link today, and I thought it was just too beautiful not to share with you. ¬†Gorgeous photos and nice music too. It gives you … Continue reading

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Live Webcam from the Statue of Liberty

This is actually pretty neat. You have several different webcams to choose from, and there is sound in the background as well. Are those really sea gulls and a helicopter I hear? I think so. The sound, as well as … Continue reading

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Global Warming, Climate Change… Whatever You Want to Call It

Are you a global warming skeptic? Well, according to researchers at U.C. Berkeley, after you read their report, you should be “speechless.” ¬†They have compiled a billion temperature records dating back to the 1800’s from 15 sources around the world, … Continue reading

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Texas Wildfires Are Not the Worst: Video of a Decade of Fires

NASA just released satellite imagery of the past decade of fires around the globe. Africa beats Texas by a mile as far as fire goes, but most of their fires were intentionally set to clear farmland. If you can get … Continue reading

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