• Tropics First To Feel The Effects Of Global Warming

    Researchers in Hawaii have pinpointed exactly when and where extreme temperatures, brought on by global warming, will strike first. Scientists say the region surrounding Earth’s equator, called the tropics, will feel the effects of global warming long before the poles do.
  • Earthquake measuring 7.2 hits Indonesia

    A series of powerful earthquakes on Sunday morning rattled the eastern Indonesian province of West Papua, collapsing a number of buildings and injuring at least three people, officials said.