5-metre-long sea creature discovered off California coast

 Giant Fish

A marine science instructor snorkeling off the Southern California coast spotted something out of a fantasy novel: the silvery carcass of a five-metre-long, serpent-like oarfish.  5-metre-long sea creature discovered off California coast

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

Unknown chemical washes up on Bulgarian Black Sea coast

Authorities in the Bulgarian Black Sea city of Burgas have launched an investigation into an unknown substance that has appeared on a number of…   Unknown chemical washes up on Bulgarian Black Sea coast

1,000 Dead Fish Found Floating In National Mall Pond

Approximately 1,000 dead fish have been found floating in a pond at the National Mall, the National Park Service has confirmed.   1,000 Dead Fish Found Floating In National Mall Pond

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

Sinkhole swallows part of Florida resort

A holiday resort near Disney World has been partially swallowed by the ground after a new sinkhole opened beneath the streets of Florida.

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Sinkhole swallows part of Florida resort