It quietly waits silent but foreboding. They say that the long overdue quake that will hit California will begin in this famed fault and will register a magnitude of 7.5 or grater and will be many times powerful than the 9.0 quake that rocked Japan on Friday.
These rebel fighters hang out on a couch that is being used in a check point at Ajdabiyah.
Just unveils his wax dummy at the wax museum at Madame Tussauds in London.
Rescue workers have to contend with snow as they try to help in the cleanup from the tsunami at a Sendai factory.
A vendor sells his handmade toys in Pakistan.
These messages aren’t in a bottle, they are posted on a wall. They are messages of hope and fear, people seeking loved ones after the quake and tsunami in Japan.
Bridge to Far
Workers attempted to slide a new bicycling bridge in place to find that it was to big. The bridge is part of a 225,000 lb project to widen the University City’s cycle network. It looks like bikers will have to wait again for the bridge to be replaced.
Mush Under Northern Lights
John Baker wins the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race; he is the first Alaskan Native musher to win since Jerry Riley in 1976. He also shattered the record finishing the race 3 hours faster than four star champion Martin Buser.
Water boats came to the rescue of the fires at the refinery in Ichihara, Japan.
Egypt had a great display in London to promote tourism, the display was popular, but representatives had to calm fears over all the violence in the Middle East.
Bring an Air Pump
A company called Rusbal has just unveiled new decoy items including anti aircraft missile launchers, tanks, planes, tanks, and missiles. These decoys will deceive the enemy during war time.
Indian students coat and color each other during the Holi festival in Calcutta, India.
The Libyan army pounded an opposition that was holding the countries west and baffled fighters trying to block its advance on a rebel bastion in the east.
These technicians check in on the Alpha Ventus which is a wind farm near the German North Sea Island of Borkum. The twelve windmills are intended to provide electric for 50,000 homes.