"Albino squirrel scavenges for food in south London garden (Feb 12, 2018)
Simon Pimblett, 53, was stunned when he spotted the white critter raiding bird feeders and snacking on the seeds. Simon first saw the squirrel two weeks ago but finally…"
"Major delays inconvenience Oakland BART riders after fire at substation (Feb. 8, 2018)
A BART spokesperson said there was a report of an explosion and a fire at a substation north of Coliseum Station in Oakland, California.
Around 9:40 p.m., BART…"
"Manchester, NJ Transformer Explodes, Knocks Out Power for 4,200 Residents (Jan 15, 2018)
On Monday January 15 at about 1:50pm a Manchester, New Jersey police officer on patrol heard a large “boom” coming from the area of a nearby…"
"Oarfish caught in fishing net in Wakasa Bay, Japan (Jan. 11, 2018)
On the morning of Jan. 11, fishermen saw the fish wriggling like a giant snake when they pulled up their net. The fish was in good condition and its silver body and red fins…"
"Asia-Pacific Gateway undersea internet cable damaged
On December 23, 2017 the undersea internet cable Asia-Pacific Gateway suddenly broke on the section connecting Vietnam and Singapore. The damage affected ten percent of Vietnam’s…"
"Very large fireball meteor spotted over United Kingdom at 5:33pm local time on December 31, 2017
United Kingdom Meteor Observation Network received 700+ public reports. Many observers reported green colour and fragmentation at the end. The meteor…"
"Transformer explosion blamed in Cleveland power outage that affected 40,000 (Dec 27, 2017)
The transformer explosion happened around 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday at the West 41st Street substation, which is a main power hub in the city and services…"
"Unusual Cloud Forms Over North Texas on Christmas Morning (Dec 25, 2017)
NBC 5 viewer Mitt McGuire snapped this photo on Christmas morning of an unusual cloud over North Texas. This is what we call a hole-punch cloud, or alternatively, a fallstreak…"
"Meteor flashes across Finnish skies – more than 200 sightings (Dec 23, 2017)
An especially bright meteor streaked through the sky at around 8 pm on Friday. The Ursa Astronomical Association has logged more than 230 sightings of the…"
"'Fallstreak' cloud dazzles Central Virginia skies (Dec 14, 2017)
NBC12 viewers spotted a cloud formation in the skies on Thursday night that had many asking: WHAT IS THAT? The cloud is what is known as a "fallstreak" cloud.…"
"Thousands of Leicester homes without power on freezing evening after substation fire (Dec 16, 2017)
Firefighters tackled a blaze that broke out in an electricity sub-station in Leicester [United Kingdom] shortly before 8pm on…"