Thursday, April 10, 2008

Scientists say curious clouds could foretell earthquakes

Scientists say strange cloud formations could alert nations to impending earthquakes, according to a report today. The theory comes after two distinctive cloud formations were observed above an active fault in Iran, each before two large earthquakes occurred.According to the New Scientist, geophysicists Guangmeng Guo and Bin Wang of Nanyang Normal University in Henan, China, noticed a gap in the clouds in satellite images from December 2004 that exactly matched the location of the main fault in southern Iran.

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