Kilauea Has Added a Mile to the Big Island’s Coastline

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‘The flames were chasing us all the way to the water’: Video captures vicious wildfires that have killed dozens on Greece’s coastline and forced tourists to flee from beaches into the sea

Costas Baltas/Reuters Wildfires have at least 74 people dead and 100 others injured near Athens, Greece.  The flames show no signs of stopping with gale-force winds quickly intensifying the flames and hotter temperatures expected to hit the country. Many tourists and residents fled toward the coastline to escape the fires, but flames are moving closer […]

Ancient London coastline found during rail excavation (IMAGES, VIDEO)

An ancient coastline dating back tens of millions of years has been found at the site of a new high-speed rail network in London. The find is said to have been from a time when the area had a subtropical climate. A previously unknown soil sample was unearthed some 33 metres below the surface during […]

These married tech billionaires donated $165 million to preserve a pristine stretch of California’s coastline

Esri Jack and Laura Dangermond, tech billionaires known as the parents of the digital mapping industry, have made the single largest private donation to The Nature Conservancy to date. They’ve given $ 165 million so the Conservancy can purchase an iconic, pristine stretch of undeveloped coastline in California. This is the spot where California bends inland. […]

These mysterious tube-like animals are invading Canada’s coastline

NOAA Photo Library/Flickr The bioluminescent sea creatures started showing up along the coastline of British Columbia about two years ago. The soft, spongy, animals are called pyrosomes and they are not normally found in the Pacific Northwest. So why are they in BC’s waters?  CBC Canada is reporting that millions of the sea creatures have been […]