miercuri, 26 mai 2010

Earthquake?... Flood of frogs shuts down major Greek highway

- THESSALONIKI, Greece — Greek officials say a horde of frogs has forced the closure of a key northern highway for two hours. Full story:

- BBC: Toads can 'predict earthquakes' and seismic activity - Common toads appear to be able to sense an impending earthquake and will flee their colony days before the seismic activity strikes.
The evidence comes from a population of toads which left their breeding colony three days before an earthquake that struck L'Aquila in Italy in 2009. Full story:

* Odds 1-in-3 for Northwest Mega-Quake Within 50 Years: