7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Off Alaskan Coast Prompts Tsunami Warning

January 7, 2013 by  
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A powerful earthquake 60 miles west of Craig shook the Alaskan coast at midnight Friday. The 7.5 magnitude earthquake prompted a tsunami alert for communities along a 700 mile stretch of coastline, reaching from Alaska to Vancouver Island, Canada and prompted some to rush to higher ground for safety. The warning ceased Saturday, after the Alaska Tsunami Warning Center advised that the waves were not high enough to pose a threat to surrounding areas. Read the rest of 7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Off Alaskan Coast Prompts Tsunami Warning Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 7.5 earthquake Alaska , Alaska earthquake 2013 , Alaska Tsunami Warning Center , Canada tsunami alert , earthquake magnitude , natural disasters , North America earthquakes 2013 , tsunami earthquake , tsunami warnings 2013 , us earthquake , us geological survey

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7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Off Alaskan Coast Prompts Tsunami Warning

January 7, 2013 by  
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A powerful earthquake 60 miles west of Craig shook the Alaskan coast at midnight Friday. The 7.5 magnitude earthquake prompted a tsunami alert for communities along a 700 mile stretch of coastline, reaching from Alaska to Vancouver Island, Canada and prompted some to rush to higher ground for safety. The warning ceased Saturday, after the Alaska Tsunami Warning Center advised that the waves were not high enough to pose a threat to surrounding areas. Read the rest of 7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Off Alaskan Coast Prompts Tsunami Warning Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 7.5 earthquake Alaska , Alaska earthquake 2013 , Alaska Tsunami Warning Center , Canada tsunami alert , earthquake magnitude , natural disasters , North America earthquakes 2013 , tsunami earthquake , tsunami warnings 2013 , us earthquake , us geological survey

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7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Off Alaskan Coast Prompts Tsunami Warning

GIVEAWAY: Win an Organic Cotton Tassel Scarf from Indigenous (Worth $70)!

January 7, 2013 by  
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If one of your new year’s resolutions was to buy more ethical clothing, then you’re in the right place. We’re teaming up with our friends over at Indigenous to give THREE lucky readers a super-soft platinum  Tassel Scarf  (worth $70) for free!  This beautiful scarf is Fair Trade certified and handmade using organic cotton and low-impact dyes by women artisans who are guaranteed a living wage . Cozy up to this scarf this winter, and enter now to win ! ENTER NOW > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: eco friendly accessories , eco friendly knits , eco-fashion , eco-fashion giveaways , eco-friendly knitwear , eco-friendly scarves , Ethical Fashion , ethical scarves , Fair Trade , fair trade clothing , fair trade scarves , fair-trade fashion , green fashion , Indigenous , Indigenous Designs , low impact dyes , organic cotton , sustainable accessories , Sustainable Fashion , sustainable knits , sustainable knitwear , sustainable scarves , sustainable style

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Nevada Gives Audi the First Automaker Permit to Operate Autonomous Vehicles on Public Roads

January 7, 2013 by  
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Audi has announced that the State of Nevada has issued it a permit allowing the testing of autonomous vehicles on the state’s public roads. This is only the second permit that Nevada has given out, with the first one being given to Google . The new permit makes Audi the first automotive manufacturer to obtain this special permit. Read the rest of Nevada Gives Audi the First Automaker Permit to Operate Autonomous Vehicles on Public Roads Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: AUDI , Audi autonomous vehicle , Audi TT , automotive , autonomous vehicles , Google , green transportation , piloted driving , piloted parking

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2013 Fiat 500e Tops Class With 108 MPGe Highway Rating and 87 Mile Range

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Fiat has announced the official performance specs for the 2013 Fiat 500e electric vehicle. The 2013 500e beats out other electric vehicles like the Honda Fit EV and Nissan Leaf with an EPA rating of 108 MPGe on the highway and a total driving range of 87 miles between charges. The 2013 Fiat 500e also has a 116-MPGe combined and 122 MPGe city-cycle rating. Read the rest of 2013 Fiat 500e Tops Class With 108 MPGe Highway Rating and 87 Mile Range Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: automotive , electric vehicle , FIAT , Fiat 500 , Fiat 500e , Fiat electric vehicle , green transportation , lithium ion battery

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2013 Fiat 500e Tops Class With 108 MPGe Highway Rating and 87 Mile Range

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