Posts Tagged ‘glacier’

What Attracts You to Buy a Glacier Blue Rolex Day-Date Dial?

Within this distinguished Rolex collection, the Glacier Blue Rolex Day-Date Dial is a captivating choice that beckons watch enthusiasts and collectors. What about this particular dial draws us in and stirs our desire to own one? Let’s explore the allure of the Glacier Blue Rolex Day-Date Dial and what makes it a compelling choice. The […]

Switzerland loses 10% of glacier volume in just two years

“Glaciers are the ambassadors of climate change. They make it very clear what is happening out there because they respond in a very sensitive way to warming temperatures.” Source

Body Parts, Gear Found On Italian Glacier After Avalanche

At least seven people were killed, officials said. Source

Five killed, one hurt as helicopter crashes at Alaska glacier

Five people were killed and one injured in a helicopter crash at a glacier near Anchorage, Alaska State Troopers said on Sunday.Among those killed was billionare Petr Kellner, the Czech Republic’s richest man, his financial group PPF said on Monday. Searchers found the crash site and survivor late Saturday night after the chopper was reported […]

Glacier burst: At least 26 dead, up to 200 missing in India as search for survivors continues day after disaster (VIDEO)

Extensive rescue efforts are still underway in northern India after a glacier burst caused a major flood and damaged a power plant under construction. At least 26 people died in the incident while almost 200 are still missing. More than 2,000 people, including rescue teams, military forces, police and paramilitary groups were deployed to a […]

Himalayan glacier breaks in India, around 125 missing in floods

The Blogging Hounds Devjyot Ghoshal and Manoj KumarSun, 7 February 2021, 1:05 am By Devjyot Ghoshal and Manoj Kumar NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Around 125 people were missing in northern India after a Himalayan glacier broke and swept away a small hydroelectric dam on Sunday, with floods forcing the evacuation of villages downstream. A wall […]

Himalayan glacier collapse triggers flood of mud and water with 150 feared dead

Up to 150 people are feared dead after a mountain glacier in the Indian Himalayas broke away, sending a deluge of water and debris crashing into nearby dams and homes. The devastation was triggered by a portion of the Nanda Devi glacier breaking off, which sent water and mud trapped behind it surging down the […]

Dozens missing after a mountain glacier breaks in India

Indian authorities launched a search operation on Sunday after a mountain glacier broke, sending a massive flood of water, mud and debris into areas below and damaging homes and a power plant. At least nine people were killed and 140 were missing, the authorities said. The power plant was damaged by the flooding in the […]

Glacier breaks in India’s north, leaving several dead and dozens missing

Indian authorities launched a search operation Sunday after part of a mountain glacier broke, sending a massive flood of water and debris slamming into two dams and damaging a number of homes. At least nine people were killed and 140 were missing. The flood was caused when a portion of Nanda Devi glacier broke off […]

Flood From Glacier Break In India’s North Leaves 9 Dead, 140 Missing

RISHIKESH, India (AP) — Indian authorities launched a search operation Sunday after part of a Himalayan glacier broke, sending a massive flood of water and debris slamming into two dams and damaging a number of homes. At least nine people were killed and 140 were missing. The flood was caused when a portion of Nanda […]

Up to 150 feared dead & more stranded as glacier burst sparks massive flood in northern India (VIDEOS)

More than 100 people were reported missing after a glacier broke off and caused a flood that damaged a power plant in northern India. The military was deployed to look for survivors. Between 100 and 150 people are feared dead, the chief secretary of the northern Uttarakhand State, OM Prakash, told ANI news agency. Indian […]

‘Mt. Trumpmore’: Eco group seeks money to carve Trump’s face into glacier

A Finnish climate action group is raising $500,000 to carve President Trump’s face into an arctic iceberg according to a press release I received. In an attempt to prove global warming exists, the Finnish group called Melting Ice wants to carve a 115-foot ice sculpture of Trump’s face into a glacier for an effort they […]

Parliament Speaker: Iran ready to attract foreign investments

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani underlined Iran’s readiness for accepting foreign investments after the nuclear agreement was signed between Tehran and the six world powers (the US, Russia, China, France, Britain and Germany) in July 2015. “The grounds are prepared for foreign investment inside Iran following the nuclear agreement,” Larijani said, addressing a […]

State Of Emergency Extended In France To Cover Euro 2016 Games

The French parliament has extended the state of emergency for another two months to the end of July in order to cover the Euro 2016 football tournament and the Tour de France cycling race. It is the third time the state of emergency has been extended since the November 13 attacks on Paris. Press TV […]

Putin appoints Kadyrov to stay on as Head of Chechen Republic

     Vladimir Putin has appointed Ramzan Kadyrov acting head of the Chechen Republic and said that he personally hoped that voters would do justice to their incumbent leader at the September elections. Speaking with Kadyrov during a meeting in Moscow on Friday, the Russian president said: “As you have just said, your powers will expire […]

Five things you need to know about the Paris climate deal

Simon Lewis (TC) : The UN climate talks in Paris have ended with an agreement between 195 countries to tackle global warming. The climate deal is at once both historic, important – and inadequate. From whether it is enough to avoid dangerous climate change to unexpected wins for vulnerable nations, here are five things to help […]

Mother earth is breathing heavily! Forest ground moves in Canada (VIDEO)

The eerie footage of forest ground moving in Apple River in Nova Scotia was shot by Brian Nuttall on October 31 and uploaded a day later. Nuttall shared his experience in a Facebook post, in which he suggested his theory for the unusual ‘breathing’ ground. ” …the larger trees are doomed to blow down but […]

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