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Mayor blames the worst tides in 50 years for climate change: NPR

A stranded ferry is on Wednesday in Venice on her side and is the victim of flood disasters. The mayor of the city blames climate change for the flooding in the historic canal city, which has reached the second-highest ever figure. Luigi Costantini / AP hide caption switch caption Luigi Costantini / AP A stranded ferry is on Wednesday in …

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Alabama and the College Football Playoff – Are the tides over?

Alabama has the brand. It has the tradition, the coach and the clout – it even has the respect of the college football playoffs selection commission, despite a weak schedule – but for the first time in six seasons, the Crimson Tide may not have the makings of finishing in the top four. After losing No. 3 Alabama at home …

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Tides of the King: Hurricane Dorian hits the worst time for storm surges

Weston Rice drives over a flooded parking lot as he prepares to launch his jet ski on August 30, 2019 at Haulover Marine Center, Miami Beach, Florida. The flood was due to a flood of the king. (Joe Raedle / Getty Images) Andrew Freedman Editor specializing in extreme weather, climate change, science and the environment. 30th August at 13:18. Timing …

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Earthquake BOMBSHELL: Tides Can Trigger Tectonic Tremors Science | news

Earthquakes create seismic waves that can flatten entire cities, making early detection and prediction crucial. Scientists have recognized for years how quakes along the ocean's underwater mountains are linked to the tides at the edges of the tectonic plates. So far, however, no one could understand why it comes at low tide to increase the tremor. Professor Christopher Scholz, a …

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How tides in the ocean can cause earthquakes • Earth.com

Scientists have known for years that earthquakes on the mid-oceanic underwater ridge are associated with low and high tides. However, no one could figure out why the link existed – until now. A New Study by Christopher Scholz, seismologist at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia University has revealed that the magma beneath the crests of the mid-ocean appears to be …

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Scientists found out how tides cause earthquakes

. 7 June (UPI) – Scientists have discovered why earthquakes occur along the Mediterranean ridges at low tide. Scientists have known the connection between earthquakes and tides for 20 years. Since most Mediterranean ridges have vertical faults or faults with steeply inclined planes, the researchers estimated that earthquake-causing slip-ups would be more likely to occur at high tide. The seismic …

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King tides to perform this week

by Abby Acone, Meterologist | KOMO News King tides to perform this week (PHOTO: KOMO-News) The so-called "King Tides" occurred in western Washington today. It comes after the Super Wolf Moon Sunday night. This week you can see the King's Flood along the beaches of Puget Sound. However, we currently do not expect any additional floods on the coast. That's …

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