Volcano erupts with spectacular lava overflows, smoky haze

Inspired Stories 11/16/21, 16:20

Breathtaking images recently surfaced of a volcano eruption in action. Thrainn Kolbeinsson has released spectacular aerial footage showing scorched soil, smoky haze, and flowing magma. The timelapse video flies by an eruption at sunset. Huge gas bubbles rise through magma, sending lava pulses to the surface. The eruption follows a constant pattern with ...

Air rescue ordered after landslide traps hundreds in cars

America 11/16/21, 15:07

Authorities deployed helicopters to free hundreds of highway commuters who were stranded in landslides on Nov. 15. British Columbia Helicopters rescued nearly 275 victims, including 50 minors, from 100 vehicles trapped near Agassiz–125 kilometers (78 miles) east of downtown Vancouver. Evacuees were safely airlifted to Agassiz. Severe rainstorms earlier inundated bridges, caused ...

Liverpool explosion: Car explodes outside women’s hospital

United Kingdom 11/16/21, 02:49

At around 11 a.m. on Sunday, November 14, a car exploded outside Liverpool Women's Hospital. The explosion occurred only seconds before a two-minute silence was held for Remembrance Sunday. Counter-terrorism officers are now investigating the incident that killed one person and injured another on the streets of Liverpool, according to ...

Tension in Eastern Europe: US and UK step into dispute with Russia

D.C. 11/15/21, 18:10

The tension between Russia and the West reached a new point this Monday, Nov. 15, as the United Kingdom announced it was ready to send troops to defend Ukraine from a possible Russian invasion. Also, Poland received U.S. support in its conflict against Belarus, and the European Union extended economic ...

COP26 slams China’s soft stance on coal reduction, Beijing fires back

United Kingdom 11/15/21, 15:48

A climate change leader condemned Communist China's weak environmental commitment on Nov. 13. COP26 summit president Alok Sharma criticized the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) for taking a softer stance on reducing coal consumption. However, Beijing has pushed back. Once United Nations climate talks ended with a deal targeting fossil fuels for the ...

Former Apple worker reveals secret iPhone tricks

America 11/15/21, 15:18

A former Apple employee exposed various iPhone tips and tricks that few people know about. Sabrina Badin, who is also a Canadian tech expert with more than 30,000 followers on TikTok, listed some of her best tips according to the New York Post. Move numerous apps simultaneously Moving several apps from the home ...

UK records 36,517 COVID-19 cases and 63 deaths in one day

United Kingdom 11/15/21, 05:33

Britain recorded 36,517 new COVID-19 infections and 63 coronavirus-related deaths on Sunday, Nov.14, bringing the total number of deaths to nearly 143,000. These estimates, however, only include persons who died within 28 days of testing positive for coronavirus. Over the last seven days, the number of infections has increased by 6%, while ...

History’s 10 most destructive volcanoes

World 11/15/21, 04:51

Volcanic eruptions make up a fifth of all-natural disasters. A succession of massive and sizzling eruptions when the dinosaurs went extinct to more recent explosive events like Mount St. Helens shooting a cloud of dust 15 miles high in 1980 are some of the world's most significant and destructive volcanic eruptions. Deccan ...

WTA urges China to investigate Peng Shuai’s sexual assault allegation

World 11/15/21, 03:31

The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) is demanding China to investigate the case of sports star Peng Shuai who alleged she was sexually assaulted by a Chinese politician. They also require a stop in censorship against Shuai, who came out to tell her story on Chinese social media, Weibo, on Nov. 2. ...