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John Frum Day Celebration With the Islanders

John Frum Day Celebration With the Islanders

  Each February 15, John Frum Day, the people on Tana Island in the Republic of Vanuatu hold a giant celebration. As they keep an eye out for a person named John Frum, others put on crude US Army pants, paint “USA” on their backs and fly a copy of the American flag up the […]

Mariana Islands Earthquake Measures 6.4

Mariana Islands Earthquake Measures 6.4

At 00:32 in the morning of May 14th, a strong earthquake of magnitude 6.4 struck the Mariana Islands.  The epicenter was 30 km west of Agrihan, where there is a volcano. The Mariana Islands are located south of Japan and north of New Guinea, and form the eastern limit of the Philippine Sea.  They are […]

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