“A loud boom today was heard across multiple counties, causing homes and buildings to shake. But the source is unknown. It caused such a stir, the U.S. Government reported they were NOT responsible for the boom.”
— Mike P., Barnstead, New Hampshire, October 10, 2021
“I was in the basement and it sounded like (my wife) Cindy dropped something on the floor, or she fell and dropped what she was carrying. So a thud followed by a slight metal-like crash noise. About 2 seconds of noise. When I came upstairs to check on her, she thought I dropped something in the basement. Cindy also told me she felt a vibration that I did not probably because I was in the basement.”
— Daniel and Cindy Howland, residents of Manchester, Massachusetts, in email to Earthfiles.com, Oct. 10, 2021Click for report.
“The volcano has spewed out thousands of tons of lava, destroyed hundreds of houses, forced the evacuation of nearly 6,000 people from the island of 83,000 residents since it began erupting Sunday, September 18, 2021 … and the La Palma Airport has been closed down due to ash accumulation on runways.”
— Reuters, September 25, 2021
Click for report.
“We’re dealing with some sort of unknown phenomena.”
— Police investigators, Clarksville Police Department, Clarksville, TennesseeClick for report.
The Honorable Paul Hellyer
Canada’s 16th Minister of National Defence 1963-1967
Born August 6, 1923 — Died August 8, 2021Click for report.
“It’s been a severe and dangerous summer, some of the heatwaves have been devastatingly hot. … I don’t think anyone anticipated temperatures would be so hot right now. I don’t think we could have expected so many heatwaves in the same general region in one summer. These sort of events are completely unprecedented. You expect records to be beaten by tenths of a degree, not 5F or more.”
— Michael Wehner, Senior Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley Nat’l. LabClick for report.
“This study is a once-in-a-lifetime chance. It took scientists hundreds of years to measure Earth’s core. Then after the Apollo missions, it took them 40 years to measure the Moon’s core. Now InSight took just two years to measure Mars’ core.”
— Simon Stähler, lead author of the core paper, Swiss research university ETH Zurich, inNASA July 22, 2021 press release about this first interior mapping of Mars.Click for report.
“The COVID Delta variant is one of the most infectious respiratory viruses we know of and that I have seen in my 20-year career.”
— Rochelle Walensky, M. D., CDC Director, Atlanta, GeorgiaClick for report.