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Amazing Natural Camoflauge

Life in the Wilderness is a constant struggle for survival.
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The Door To Hell

In 1971 while drilling in Turkmenistan geologists hit a pocket of methane gas and rather than venting it they set it on fire 49 years later its still burning.
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Ancient, Incredible Trees

From the Pando tree to the old Tjikko tree these trees vary from 2000 to 9500 years old and are still growing today.
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Tibetan Glaciers Melting, Warns Dalai Lama

The Tibetan spiritual leader quoted Chinese experts as saying that the Tibetan glaciers were retreating faster than any elsewhere in the world. The Himalayan glaciers are considered vital lifelines for Asian rivers, including the Indus and the Ganges.
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Swarms of Fish Off Acapulco Coast

Researchers are not sure if this is linked to the Tsunami or not but the swarms are so thick they look like an oil slick from above.
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Coral Reef Cryogenic Plan

This would mean that as sections of the Great Barrier Reef are eroded by global warming or other means they could repopulated from young stored at the Tarongo Zoo.
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Parts of Canada Is Missing Gravity

Large parts of Canada has less gravity then normal, here are the theories why.
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Earthquake Shakes Ice From Glacier

The magnitude 6.3 earthquake that ravaged Christchurch, New Zealand, on February 22, 2011, also broke a 30 million-ton piece of ice off the Tasman Glacier.
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Constant Seismology Tracking

Shows good graphics of earthquakes worldwide, enabling quick location and assessment for further investigation.
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Tsunami Hits Indonesia Without Damage

The Indonesian meteorology and geophysics agency said on Friday a small tsunami set off by a massive quake in Japan reached Indonesia's eastern coastline without causing any damage.
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