Mysterious elk deaths plague New Mexico: 100 fall dead in 24-hour period

September 12, 2013 – NEW MEXICO – Officials with the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish are puzzling over the mysterious deaths of more than 100 elk, apparently all within a 24-hour period, in rural New Mexico. The elk were found Aug. 27 on a 75,000-acre ranch north of the city of Las Vegas. Livestock deaths, by themselves, are not unusual — there are many things that can fell large animals, including predators, poachers, a natural or man-made toxin, disease, drought, heat, starvation, and even lightning. But so far wildlife officials have seemingly ruled out most of these possibilities: ………..  Mysterious elk deaths plague New Mexico: 100 fall dead in 24-hour period

Did the Earth move for you? How sinkholes swallow our streets

It seems like stuff of Hollywood films – the ground opens up and swallows whole buildings, cars, roads and even people. But that is exactly what happened on Monday when a sinkhole 100ft wide opened up in Florida, causing the Summer Bay Resort ay Clermont, near Disney World, to collapse into the pit.   Did the Earth move for you? How sinkholes swallow our streets