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Are beached oarfish a warning of impending earthquake?

Two fish associated with impending earthquakes washed ashore in Southern Leyte yesterday (Wednesday, August 9). Two oarfish — which are known in Japan as ‘The Messenger from the Sea God’s Palace’ — were found in a protected reserve in Saint Bernard. One measured 3.7 metres, with a weight of 20kg,…


July 7, 2005: 11th anniversary of 7/7 London terrorist bombings

Often referred to as the 7/7 bombings of London, the suicide attacks in England’s largest city happened 11 years ago today. The attacks targeted civilians using public transportation systems during peak rush hours. On the morning of Thursday, July 7, 2005, four Islamic extremists separately detonated three bombs in succession aboard…