Topic: South Pacific
Vanuatu tsunami fears following a powerful earthquake panicked residents on Tuesday. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center reported a 9-inch wave.
08/10/2010 01:28 pm
In Pictures Space Photos of the Day 07/28
The European Space Agency's Envisat is set to retire, after which it will become the most dangerous piece of space junk in orbit.
07/27/2010 04:32 pm
Amelia Earhart's visit to the historic Waikiki hotel will be seen in rare photographs from the 1930's.
07/26/2010 03:22 pm
Total solar eclipse provided the most dazzling views on Easter Island, where astronomers and thousands of tourists watched.
07/12/2010 11:10 am
Solar eclipse: The track of Sunday's solar eclipse will be almost entirely over the sea, with the exception of Easter Island. That means that only those with the money to travel to the exotic island will be able to see it.
07/09/2010 08:26 pm
Solar eclipse on Sunday will be visible only on Easter Island in the South Pacific.
07/09/2010 01:15 pm
Lunar eclipse fans living in central and western North America are in for a special treat. The 'moon illusion' will make Saturday morning's partial lunar eclipse appear much larger than normal.
06/25/2010 09:52 pm
Josef Stalin monument, displayed in his hometown of Gori, was dismantled before dawn on Friday.
06/25/2010 01:10 pm
The saltwater crocodile – the world's largest reptile – is a lousy swimmer. But it sure knows how to ride an ocean current.
06/07/2010 12:45 pm