In the wake of the deadly storms that ravaged several Tennessee counties this week, including in Nashville, Taylor Swift has made a $1 million to the Middle Tennessee Emergency Response Fund. In an Instagram post made yesterday, Swift said: “Nashville is my home... The … [Read more...]
Update: Guatemalan sinkhole not really a sinkhole
It's not a global goatse, either. Sorry. According to geologist Sam Bonis it's a "piping feature." A sinkhole is defined as an area where bedrock has been eaten away by groundwater. And that's not what happened in Guatemala. … [Read more...]
Sinkhole… or Hellmouth?
During the violent tropical storm Agatha that swept though Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador over the weekend, hundreds were killed or are missing, and an entire intersection in Guatemala City was swallowed up, taking with it a house, a three-story building, and a security … [Read more...]