Posts Tagged ‘island’

Has Indonesia’s Legendary Lost Island of Gold Been Discovered?

Over the last 5 years, fishermen have recovered ancient treasures worth tens of millions of dollars from the Musi River, around Palembang, on the Indonesian island of Sumatra. The big question being asked by one archaeologist is whether or not these treasures are remnants of the long-lost Srivijaya Empire, a legendary kingdom known as the […]

‘Lava Tsunami’ Flows From Spanish Volcano As Island Rattled By Yet Another Earthquake

MADRID (AP) — The second 4.5 magnitude earthquake in two days rattled the Spanish island of La Palma on Friday, officials said, as scientists described a gushing river of molten rock from an erupting volcano as “a true lava tsunami.” The two quakes were the strongest to hit La Palma, part of the Canary Islands […]

3D Analysis Uncovers Hidden Details in Easter Island Rongorongo Tablet

Easter Island is best known for its gigantic stone monumental statues . But it has produced a number of other intriguing artifacts, including wooden rongorongo tablets and other items inscribed with a type of pictorial writing that is wholly unique to the island. Developed by the indigenous Rapa Nui people, this script—known as rongorongo—is comprised […]

Hundreds of migrants land on the Italian island of Lampedusa

Hundreds of migrants landed on the Italian island of Lampedusa in the Mediterranean on Sunday after fleeing Libya and Tunisia. At least 18 small ships bearing more than 600 people in total arrived on the small island south of Sicily. In addition, the migrants rescued on Saturday by Italian supply vessel Asso Ventinove were also […]

€200m more pledged to help island of La Palma as volcanic activity continues

The Spanish prime minister Pedro Sanchez has pledged €200 million to help the island of La Palma recover from the damage from the volcano that continues to spew lava. Sanchez was briefing journalists after visiting the affected area of the Canary Islands for the third time. The government has declared the island a disaster area. […]

Mayor De Blasio’s Epic Rikers Island Failure

Above Photo: End this place. Gregg Vigliottl/for New York Daily News. A Hellhole Yesterday, Today And Tomorrow. Anyone held for any amount of time at the facility knew. Their families knew. I knew. On Jan. 1, 2014, I stood on the steps of City Hall in the biting cold to hear the city’s newest mayor […]

Spanish Island Expands As Lava From Volcano Continues To Flow Into Ocean

LOS LLANOS DE ARIDANE, Canary Islands (AP) — The surface of Spain’s La Palma island is continuing to expand as lava from a volcano flows into the Atlantic Ocean and hardens when it comes into contact with the water, European Union scientists said Thursday. Copernicus, the European Union’s Earth observation program, said Thursday that its […]

Crete earthquake: At least one dead after Greek island is rocked by multiple tremors

At least one person was killed in Crete on Monday when a series of earthquakes rocked the Greek island, the government has confirmed. A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck at about 08:15 CEST some 20 kilometres south of the port city of Heraklion, according to the Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC). The island was then rocked by […]

Jews Were Not ‘Forced’ To Change Their Names At Ellis Island — It Was A ‘Strategy’ That ‘Paid Off Handsomely’

It turns out that it wasn’t the immigration officials at Ellis Island that allegedly changed the last names of Jews because of “antisemitism” — rather, it was the Jews themselves who did it voluntarily in order to “shape shift” — blending into the background until they became so successful that they could reassert their Jewish […]

Thousands Flee as Volcano Erupts on Spain’s La Palma Island, Homes Destroyed

LA PALMA, Spain—The Canary Islands’ first volcanic eruption in 50 years has forced the evacuation of about 5,000 people, including about 500 tourists, officials said on Monday, adding they were hopeful they would not need to evacuate more people. The volcano erupted on Sunday, shooting lava hundreds of metres into the air, engulfing houses and […]

Volcano erupts on Spain’s island of La Palma

A volcano on Spain’s Atlantic Ocean island of La Palma erupted Sunday after a weeklong buildup of seismic activity, prompting authorities to speed up evacuations for 1,000 people as lava flows crept toward isolated homes on the mountain. Video from the National Geographic Institute of Spain showed dramatic images of huge red streams of lava […]

UFO NEWS ~ Large UFO over Staten Island’s ocean plus MORE

» Australia to exclude the unvaccinated from the economyToday at 9:06 am by PurpleSkyz » Investigation: Majority Of NYC Restaurants Not Enforcing Vax Mandate — Backlash Against Tyrannical Mandate GrowsToday at 9:01 am by PurpleSkyz » Carcinogen found in Pfizer drug prompts recallToday at 8:55 am by PurpleSkyz » Could The Volcanic Eruption In The Canary Islands Create A Giant Tsunami That […]

Governmental Data Confirms Britain Is A Real Treasure Island

British treasure-data released by the UK government has now been visualized in a series of modern-day treasure maps. You can now see at a glance where exactly in the UK you stand the best chance of hitting it big. It’s time to graduate from being a treasure hunter, to a treasure finder. Readers of Ancient […]

Heavy storm hits Croatian island, causes power cuts

A heavy storm descended on the Croatian island of Mljet early Saturday morning causing power outage and some disruptions in ferry traffic. Lightning hit some of the power facilities on the island leaving villages and resorts without electricity into the morning. After the scorching heat that hit parts of the Balkans and the Mediterranean this […]

Japan: Undersea volcano creates new island

An undersea volcanic eruption 745 miles south of Tokyo has created a new island, scientists have said. The new island will become the southernmost island in Japan’s Ogasawara group, approximately 31 miles south of Minami Ioto, an uninhabited island in the Pacific Ocean. Observed from the air by the Coast Guard on 16 August, the […]

‘Unprecedented’ Forest Fire Ravages Greek Island

ARKITSA, Greece (AP) — Firefighters and residents battled into the night Monday for a seventh day against a massive fire on Greece’s second-largest island as the nation endured what the prime minister described as “a natural disaster of unprecedented proportions.” Smoke and ash from Evia, a rugged island of forests and coves close to the […]

Greek island of Evia cut off in two by wildfire as #HelpTurkey lights up Twitter

Fires of “biblical catastrophe” continue to burn through Greek forests, forcing the evacuations of thousands of people as a political storm brews in Turkey over the worst wildfires in recent history. Three large wildfires churned across Greece on Saturday, with one threatening whole towns and cutting a line across Evia, the country’s second-largest island, isolating […]

Guadeloupe is latest French island to lock down amid ‘catastrophic’ COVID situation

Guadeloupe is the latest French island to announce a partial COVID lockdown, as authorities describe the health situation as “catastrophic”. The partial lockdown will come into effect on Wednesday and last at least three weeks. Shops will remain open, as will restaurants but only for the midday service. Bars, gyms, stadiums and swimming pools will […]

Street Justice: Man Found Dead On Staten Island With “I Touch Little Girls” Scrawled Across His Chest

(ZH) Is this what happens when the NYPD is discouraged from enforcing the law? Rising rates of violent crime offer a sense of impunity to both criminals and, eventually, the vigilantes. And the Big Apple has a long history with vigilantism. As murders mount, the New York Post and NBC New York reported on a […]

Driver killed after bus plunges from road on Italian island of Capri

A bus driver died after his vehicle crashed through a guardrail and plunged around six metres on the Italian island of Capri. The bus appeared to have smashed against some structures as it landed near where people were sunbathing. Italian media said some beachgoers instinctively dived into the sea for cover when they heard the […]

Pre-Contact Easter Island Society Didn’t Experience Ecologically-Induced Collapse, Study Suggests

Pre-Contact Easter Island Society Didn’t Experience Ecologically-Induced Collapse, Study Suggests  Jul 14, 2021 by  News Staff Easter Island (Rapa Nui in the native language), a small volcanic island in southeastern Polynesia, has long been the focus of debate regarding the impact of environmental and climatic changes on its human population. Rapanui people. Image credit: Santiago […]

Reintroduction of Tasmanian devils to Australian island wipes out entire population of little penguins

Tasmanian devils shipped to a small Australian island have had a “catastrophic” impact on birdlife there, experts said. The carnivorous mammals, which are endangered, were put on Maria Island, in 2012 in an effort to boost their numbers. But their arrival has wreaked havoc among the bird population and wiped out little penguins, according to […]

Whitehouse defends affiliation with elite Rhode Island club

Whitehouse told the news site that “I think the people who are running the place are still working on” adding new members of color “and I’m sorry it hasn’t happened yet.” When pressed on whether clubs like Bailey’s should “continue to exist,” Whitehouse told GoLocalProv that “it’s a long tradition in Rhode Island, and there […]

Infamous Israeli home thief is federally charged Long Island, NY financial fraudster

Notorious for his presence in viral video of Israeli home thefts in Jerusalem’s Sheikh Jarrah, “Yaakov Fauci” is actually a federally charged con artist from Long Island named Justin Fauci. This article was originally published at Hamzah Raza’s Substack. Subscribe to the Raza Report here.  Over the past few weeks, a video has gone viral of a man […]

What Happened to the Lost Colony of Roanoke Island?

The early English settlers of Roanoke Island in the New World established homes and lives alongside indigenous populations, but then they vanished completely, only leaving behind a coded message for other colonists. If there were survivors of the mysterious events of their disappearance, where did they go? What was the fate of the vanished Roanoke […]

Taiwan considers coronavirus lockdown as island registers record 16 domestic transmissions

Taiwan is tightening its coronavirus restrictions after 16 new domestically transmitted Covid-19 cases were detected, marking the highest-ever daily increase on the island, which has largely kept the pandemic under control. The island, regarded by China as an integral part of the country, reported 16 new domestic cases of Covid-19 on Wednesday. Four more imported […]

The U.S. Owned Island Melinda Gates Escapes To While Demonizing Bill Gates Friendship With Convicted Pedophile Epstein TEN YEARS After the Fact! R U Kidding Me?

By Yaron Steinbuch Bill and Melinda Gates reportedly planned to make their stunning divorce announcement in March — and she hoped to avoid the media glare by renting a remote, private island in Grenada for the family. Sources told TMZ that Melinda rented Calivigny Island for a whopping $132,000 a night for her and the couple’s children, as well as […]

Ossian in the Island of Youth

By Thomas Wentworth HigginsonFrom Tales of the Enchanted Islands of the Atlantic [1898] The old Celtic hero and poet Usheen or Oisin, whose supposed songs are known in English as those of Ossian, lived to a great old age, surviving all others of the race of the Feni, to which he belonged; and he was […]

It Looks Like America’s First People Were Island Hoppers

Standing right beside the question “are we alone in the universe” is “when and by whom was America first populated.” Now that question might finally be answered as a team of researchers propose a step-by-step plan for how America’s first people crossed over from Asia, on giant oceanic ‘steppingstones’ – or islands. The new%20study into […]

Long Island resident pleads guilty to attempting to join terror org.

A Long Island resident pleaded guilty to attempting to provide material support and resources to Islamic State (ISIS) and al-Nusrah Front terrorists, the US Justice Department announced in a statement.With the guilty plea, the resident, Elvis Redzepagic, 30, could face up to 20 years in prison.“Redzepagic, a Long Island resident, admitted that he attempted to […]

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