Posts Tagged ‘years’

FLASHBACK: It’s called Apophis. It’s 390m wide. And it could hit Earth in 31 years time

   In Egyptian myth, Apophis was the ancient spirit of evil and destruction, a demon that was determined to plunge the world into eternal darkness. A fitting name, astronomers reasoned, for a menace now hurtling towards Earth from outerspace. Scientists are monitoring the progress of a 390-metre wide asteroid discovered last year that is potentially […]

Lenient judge gives 7-strike felon 3 years in prison for giving a man permanent brain damage

   A 34-year-old Anaheim man with a lengthy criminal history — which included seven prior convictions — was sentenced to just three years in prison for punching a man at a La Habra birthday party last year, leaving him with permanent brain damage. Orange County Superior Court Judge Roger B. Robbins Thursday sentenced Christian Isadore […]

Humans Caused Extinctions 20,000 Years Ago

www.pinterest.com Ice Age Humans Likely Played Major Role in Cave Bears’ Extinction by Meilan Solly Smithsonian.com Giant cave bears weighing up to 2,000 pounds roamed the European continent for more than 100,000 years. But around 20,000 years ago, the species—officially known as Ursus spelaeus—died out under still-mysterious and oft-debated circumstances. A new study published in the […]

Contaminated Water Tanks In Fukushima Will Be Full In 3 Years

By the summer of 2022, storage tanks holding processed water on the grounds of the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant will become completely full, according to Tokyo Electric Power Co. That marks the first timetable the utility has set on when capacity will be reached in the tanks holding the water processed to […]

“Insect Apocalypse:” US Farmland 48 Times More Toxic To Insects Than 25 Years Ago

Tyler Durden, Zero Hedge Waking Times A new study shows how “insect apocalypse” is unfolding across America’s farmland since neonicotinoid pesticides were introduced several decades ago. Researchers found that farmland across the country is 48 times more toxic to insect life than 25 years ago, and neonicotinoid pesticides account for a large majority of the increase in toxicity. […]

Flaring to stop in major Iranian oil fields in 3 years

An Iranian official has said that oil fields south of the country will stop wasting the flammable gas accompanying drilling operations in three years’ time. Ahmad Mohammadi, who serves as the CEO of the National Iranian South Oil Company, said on Sunday that flaring, the controversial practice of burning off gases through stacks at […]

Nearly Every Mass Shooting in the Last 20 Years Shares One Thing in Common, and It’s NOT Weapons

(Ammoland.com) – Nearly every mass shooting incident in the last twenty years, and multiple other instances of suicide and isolated shootings all share one thing in common, and it’s not the weapons used. The overwhelming evidence points to the signal largest common factor in all of these incidents is the fact that all of the […]

Nearly Every Mass Shooting in the Last 20 Years Shares One Thing in Common, and It’s NOT Weapons

(Ammoland.com) – Nearly every mass shooting incident in the last twenty years, and multiple other instances of suicide and isolated shootings all share one thing in common, and it’s not the weapons used. The overwhelming evidence points to the signal largest common factor in all of these incidents is the fact that all of the […]

US sentences Lebanon businessman to 5 years for financing Hezbollah

A US court on Thursday sentenced Lebanese businessman Kassim Tajideen to five years in prison and a $50 million fine over claims of financing Lebanon’s Hezbollah. In a statement published on its website, the US Attorney’s Office in the District of Colombia said that Tajideen operates a network of businesses in Lebanon […]

Giant parrot Heracles inexpectatus lived 19 million years ago in New Zealand

   More than 16 million years ago in what is now New Zealand, a giant bird died and sank to the bottom of a lake. Preserved in layers of sand and gray-blue clay, the bones of this behemoth have since been unearthed, revealing what is now the largest parrot known to science. Of the 350 […]

Canadian resident detained in Iranian prison for 11 years escapes — and returns home

VANCOUVER—An Iranian-born Canadian resident has returned to British Columbia after being imprisoned and allegedly tortured in his home country for 11 years. Saeed Malekpour arrived at Vancouver International Airport on Friday evening, having escaped an ongoing prison term in Tehran, said a professor who has been involved in his case for years. […]

Five Years After the Genocide, Yazidis Share Their Forgotten Stories and Demand Justice

youtube twitter facebook rss Source Article from https://www.globalresearch.ca/five-years-after-genocide-yazidis-share-their-forgotten-stories-demand-justice/5685924 Related Posts FLASHBACK: It’s called Apophis. It’s 390m wide. And it could hit Earth in 31 years time    In Egyptian myth, Apophis was the ancient spirit of evil and destruction, a demon Lenient judge gives 7-strike felon 3 years in prison for giving a man permanent […]

37 years on, 90-year-old mother of murdered girl clings to hopes of justice

The 90-year-old mother of young girl whose shocking murder nearly four decades ago remains unsolved expressed hope on Monday that police would soon unmask her daughter’s killer. “I’m ready to do anything to get to the truth,” Mazal Elimelech declared, a day after the body of her daughter, Nava, was exhumed, 37 years after she […]

British Girl Held Prisoner by Muslim Gang for 12 Years — Raped, Beaten and Forced to Have 8 Abortions

Sarah was abducted as a teen from her local Tesco’s car park and held prisoner for 12 YEARS. Repeatedly raped, beaten, forced into marriage and EIGHT forced abortions whilst police did nothing. “Police forces were more worried of being called a name, racist, than of protecting the children they pledged and promised to at their […]

California homeschool numbers quadruple in past three years

   Whether it be a perceived political indoctrination, a disagreement with vaccine laws, or increasingly large classroom sizes, homeschooling numbers in California are breaking at the seams. The surge in California homeschooling, for many, is considered proof of a state with an overreaching and broken system. Back in 2016, California passed one of the toughest […]

NASA discovers possibly habitable super-Earth 31 light-years away

NASA’s exoplanet-hunting telescope, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), has discovered a new solar system with at least three new planets including one that has shown potential for being habitable, the American space administration announced. The three planets were discovered orbiting GJ 357, a red dwarf — a small and cooling star — 31 light-years […]

Chicago PMI 2019 Collapse Is The Worst In Over 30 Years

Despite some rebounds in regional Fed surveys, Chicago PMI has fallen for five of the seven months so far in 2019, collapsing in July to 44.4 – the second weakest since the financial crisis. This is the worst drop since the financial crisis. This was dramatically below the 49.5 lowest analyst estimate. Only 2 components […]

Five years on, a reporter from Gaza remembers the 2014 war

It’s been five years since the last war in Gaza, yet at times I feel like it was yesterday. I walk around with memories on loop inside my head.  Sharp sounds give me flashbacks. Car backfires, popped tires, drones overhead, surged outlets all make me shudder. My first experience of war-like conditions was in 2004 […]

NASA space telescope discovers 3 exoplanets, 73 light years away

Within the system known as TOI-270, there’s a small, rocky super-Earth slightly larger than our own planet, and two gaseous sub-Neptunes, roughly twice Earth’s size. (Source: AP) Source Article from http://www.presstv.ir/Detail/2019/07/29/602177/NASA-space-telescope-discovers-3-exoplanets-73-light-years-away Related Posts FLASHBACK: It’s called Apophis. It’s 390m wide. And it could hit Earth in 31 years time    In Egyptian myth, Apophis was […]

Chinese "Cyber-Dissident" Sentenced To 12 Years For Publishing State Secrets

China has sentenced a so-called “cyber-dissident” to 12 years in prison for leaking state secrets on his controversial website, according to The Guardian.  Huang Qi was found guilty of “leaking national state secrets and providing state secrets to foreign entities” to his website, 64 Tianwang – named after the bloody 1989 Tienanmen Square crackdown on pro-democracy […]

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