Geography in the News
Rise in CO2 has 'greened Planet Earth': BBCNews (Apr 25, 2016)— Carbon dioxide emissions from industrial society have driven a huge growth in trees and other plants.
Ecuador earthquake death toll hits 272, including 2 Canadians: CBCNews (Apr 17, 2016)— Magnitude-7.8 tremor is country's strongest in decades.
Rescuers scramble for survivors after deadly quake hits Japan: Space Daily (Apr 15, 2016)— Tens of thousands of people fled their homes after the 6.5-magnitude quake struck the southwestern island of Kyushu on Thursday night, leaving lumps of broken concrete strewn in the streets.
Two Mexican Volcanoes Are Erupting: DiscoveryNews (Mar 29, 2016)— Two big Mexican volcanoes that are sending mile-high columns of ash and soot into the sky.
Alaska's Pavlof Volcano Erupts: DiscoveryNews (Mar 29, 2016)— The Pavlof Volcano in the Aleutian Islands erupted on Sunday. See photos of the event.
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