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LIGHTNINT TALK event! sixteen five-minute talks in a ninety-minute time slot: one night inviting STUDENTS to give short presentations on topics they are passionate about, or things they are working on, immediatley exposes people to a breadth of ideas so if they dont want to come to one of our events because of the topic, this way they are coming to Buchanan and not stuck with an evening of one topic.
Norfolk Nebraska clouds before the storm.... 4/14/2012 "Mammatus clouds are most often associated with the anvil cloud and severe thunderstorms. They often extend from the base of a cumulonimbus, but may also be found under altocumulus, altostratus, stratocumulus, and cirrus clouds, as well as volcanic ash clouds. When occurring in cumulonimbus, mammatus are often indicative of a particularly strong storm or perhaps even a tornadic storm."
Oil--Trish Madison--I believe it was taken in Kuwait. When SadamHussain realized he couldn't have Kuwait he set fires to over 600 Kuwaiti oil wells. It took over 7 months to put out the fires and was one of the largest environmental tragedies according to TIME
June 5, 2011 | a volcano in the Puyehue-Cordon Caulle chain of south-central Chile erupted after lying dormant for more than 50 years. The government evacuated several thousand residents as Puyehue threw ash more than 6 miles into the sky, pushing the plume toward neighboring Argentina. Authorities had already put the area around the volcano on alert after a flurry of earthquakes earlier on Saturday -- at one point, the tremors reached an average of 230 per hour.
Tornado When the tornado approached my Grandpa Peter's home, he told us he decided to go with our bed-ridden Grandma should they take a hit. They survived unscathed, but his decision was a testament to his deep love for his life sweetheart. Those were the days when people solved problems together and lasted in their marriages despite hardship. K.W. .