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The Extinction Protocol

August 9, 2012AUSTRALIAWell-known Scottish scientist Iain Stewart delivered that grim prediction yesterday in Brisbane during an address to a global geology conference. Professor Stewart, a geologist and academic who has gained fame for multiple BBC television series on the planet, said the risk of disaster has grown because a growing number of mega-cities are built on or near major earthquake faults. Large settlements since antiquity have been based on these fault lines because they also help provide water and are usually located near flat plains ideally suited for growing crops. This “fatal attraction” to dangerous areas was “actually a good thing,” because historically the trade-off was worth it since earthquakes were rare and most cities were not that large, he said. While earthquakes today were often less destructive because of improved building codes, more people were affected because cities were larger, Prof Stewart told delegates at…

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RadChick
August 9, 2012

High rad spikes in past few days:

Harrisonburg, Virginia 750 cpm (epa monitors)

Fort Smith, Arkansas 500 cpm (epa monitors)

Omaha, Nebraska 400 cpm (epa monitors)

Ponka City, Oklahoma 536 cpm (Radiation Watch on facebook)

Where are all the shills who are always blabbing about RADON causing the rads to be high? All of these places have had RECENT seismic activity.

MIT article regarding radon release from faults/Tohoku: http://www.technologyreview.com/view/424033/atmosphere-above-japan-heated-rap…

New links to add to the ones from yesterday’s video:

Update on Louisiana, officials fear explosion, stop providing data! http://www.examiner.com/article/bayou-officials-fear-giant-sinkhole-pipeline-…

Multiple water main breaks, Kansas City, Missouri: http://news.yahoo.com/video/kansascitykmbc-18211647/drought-blamed-for-causin…

Derailment Howard County, Maryland: http://columbia.patch.com/articles/train-jumps-tracks-in-howard-county

Bay Ridge Brooklyn, MULTIPLE sinkholes now: http://www.brooklynpaper.com/stories/35/32/br_sinkholefollow_2012_08_10_bk.html

Other Missouri sinkhole update: http://www.news-leader.com/article/20120808/NEWS01/308080023/Farm-Road-105-Gr…

Kingston, NY: http://www.dailyfreeman.com/articles/2012/08/08/news/doc5022d2b8bfd4376176152…

Naples, Florida (although this happened a few weeks ago this was only published yesterday): http://www.winknews.com/Local-Florida/2012-08-08/Naples-church-awaits-insuran…

Sinkhole near Lafayette, Indiana: http://www.journalreview.com/news/article_ac66a49c-e1c3-11e1-8edc-0019bb2963f…

Boise, Idaho (occurred 7.14 and not released because of…

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