Posts Tagged ‘Pacific Ocean’

Science pinpoints Earth’s ‘hum’

May 21st, 2012 § in Universe

Scientists believe they have pinpointed the origin of a low frequency “hum” that emanates from the Earth. The noise – which can be picked up in the two and seven mHz (millihertz) range – occurs far below the threshold of human hearing, US researchers said.[...]

Three Alcatraz prisoners escape from “The Rock”

July 28th, 2011 § in Legends

Alcatraz was among the most dreaded prisons in America, a fortress  perched on a rocky Island in San Francisco Bay.  The ice-cold, treacherous water of the bay was the best guarantee that nobody would successfully escape.  And nobody did…until June 11, 1962. That night, thre[...]