Month: October 2016

Mount St. Helens

America’s Most Dangerous Volcanoes

There are 169 active volcanoes in the United States, 18 of those volcanoes are considered as “Very High Threats” and are monitored constantly by the United States Geological Survey for…

The First Olympic Games

The Olympic Games began in 776 BC in Olympia, a valley near the city of Elis in Peloponnese, southwest Greece. They were part of a religious festival staged every four…

Largest Earthquakes in History

An earthquake is the shaking of the ground, resulting from the sudden movements within the Earth’s crust. The released energy creates seismic waves that can travel large distances in all…