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Thomas Fire burned 242 500 acres, destroyed 751 structures and is just 30% contained

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Thomas Fire burned 242 500 acres, destroyed 751 structures and is just 30% contained The Thomas Fire in California is burning for 11 days and is 30% contained as of December 14, 2017. The fire has so far burned 242 500 acres, making it the fourth largest fire in California's history. Its cause is still under investigation. The Thomas Fire broke... Read more...

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The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report: December 6 – 12, 2017

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New activity/unrest was reported for 6 volcanoes between December 6 and 12, 2017. During the same period, ongoing activity was reported for 16 volcanoes. New activity/unrest: Agung, Bali (Indonesia) | Kanlaon, Philippines | Klyuchevskoy, Central Kamchatka (Russia) |... Read more...

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Dangerous lake forms after landslide at Gangotri glacier, source of River Ganges

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Authorities are monitoring a lake-like structure that formed a few months ago after a heavy landslide occurred at Gaumukh, the mouth of Gangotri glacier in Uttarakhand, India. This glacier, one of the primary sources of River Ganges, is one of the largest in the... Read more...

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