Eerie Phenomenon: Victoria’s One-Second Tremor Sends Buildings Lurching and Birds Chirping

Australia Buildings lurching, birds chirping: Victoria hit by one-second earthquake Introduction Early morning on Sunday, residents of southwestern Victoria were startled awake by a 5.0 magnitude earthquake. This tremor, originating near Colac, was felt as far north as Bendigo and as far south as King Island off Tasmania. While many people reported feeling the earthquake, […]

Paris Explosion: Shockwaves Shatter Buildings and Shake Stability

Explosion in Paris leaves dozens injured and buildings destabilized Investigation underway into cause of the blast On Wednesday, a powerful explosion rocked a building in Paris‘ Left Bank, causing injuries to at least 24 people and leading to the collapse of the building’s facade. The blast also ignited a fire, causing smoke to billow over […]