Archive for April, 2010

America and the Dictators

Eyjafjallajökull (no that’s not misspelled) pronunciation – reporters struggle with it Animation of the ash plume from Icelandic eruption Volcano illustrates world’s interconnectedness One million Britons stranded by ash and food shortages expected Geologic Setting of Icelandic Volcanoes Understanding the split personality of Iceland’s volcanoes Volcano Costs Rise as Plume Spreads Icelandic Eruptions May Disrupt […]

A nation in mourning

A nation in mourning: Poland’s president and wife among at least 88 dead as their plane crashes in Russia Russian leaders express condolences over tragic death of Polish president Polish leader among 132 dead in Russia jet crash …Polish President Killed In Plane Crash The Fabulous Life of the Ravenous Vultures Netanyahu ducks U.S. nuclear […]

USA Seeks to Destabilize Nicaragua

Putin deepens ties with Chavez on Venezuela visit Russia has offered to help Venezuela set up its own space industry, including a satellite launch site, as Prime Minister Vladimir Putin made his first visit to the South American country on Friday. Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez announced the offer by Russia hours before Putin arrived, saying […]