Symbols of an Alien Sky: The Lightning Scarred Planet, Mars

“After much deliberation, we made the decision to release this full documentary. Year by year the evidence for global electric scarring of Mars continues to grow. Bringing the facts to public attention will be amongst our highest priorities in coming months.”In “Symbols of an Alien Sky: The Lightning Scarred Planet, Mars” (Episode 2) David Talbott takes the viewer on an odyssey across the surface of Mars. Exploring feature after feature of the planet, he finds that only electric arcs could produce the observed patterns. The high resolution images reveal massive channels and gouges, great mounds, and crater chains, none finding an explanation in traditional geology but all matching the scars from electric discharge experiments in the laboratory.As a scient… »

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Strong and shallow earthquake M6.2 struck Samoa Islands region

A strong and shallow earthquake measuring M6.2 (USGS) struck Samoa Islands region on June 29, 2014, at 15:52 UTC. USGS is reporting depth of 9.7 km (6.0 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.8 at depth of 27 km. Australian Geoscience reported M6.5 at depth of 35 km.Epicenter was located 173 km (107 miles) SSE of Mata-Utu, Wallis and Futuna, 390 km (242 miles) WSW of Apia, Samoa, and 604 km (375 miles) ENE of Lambasa, Fiji.There are about 155 people living within 100 km radius.USGS issued green alert for shaking-related fatalities and economic losses. There is a low likelihood of casualties and damage.Seismotectonics of the Eastern Margin of the Australia PlateThe eastern margin of the Australia plate is one of the most sesimically active areas of the world due to high … »

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