Hurricane Patricia Halted by the Mountains in Mexico

Hurricane Patricia Halted by the Mountains in Mexico

Hurricane Patricia, which landed near Cuixmala in southwestern Mexico on Oct. 23, 2015, was feared to cause epic damage and fatalities on an unprecedented scale. The category 5 storm, with ferocious speeds of 165 miles per hour, miraculously degenerated into a low-pressure cell the next day, thus averting a potentially catastrophic disaster in Mexico. According […]

Hurricane Joaquin Sinks American Cargo Ship Near the Bahamas

Hurricane Joaquin Sinks American Cargo Ship Near the Bahamas

The American cargo ship that was reported to be missing on Oct. 2, is now believed to have sunk in the murky waters of Crooked Island, which is located southwest of the Bahamas. This was after the violent Category 4 hurricane, Joaquin, swept over the archipelago relentlessly for three days, beginning Oct. 1, 2015. The vessel was carrying 28 Americans […]

California Burns as a Dry and Thirsty Land [Video]

California Burns as a Dry and Thirsty Land [Video]

California continues as a dry and thirsty land in need of water. In less than two days, the devastating wildfire in the Western U.S. state, which stretches from the Mexican border along the Pacific has destroyed more than 400 homes and businesses. At least one person has died, four firefighters hospitalized and over 10,000 people […]