Posts Tagged ‘Weather’

Earthquake in NZ and more Typhoons

Posted: 15th July 2009 by Eric D in SinoPenn
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A 7.8 Earthquake nailed southern New Zealand this evening, sending out the tsunami alerts according to the above link. Meanwhile, yet another tropical depression slips between Taiwan & the Philippines. One of the many news alerts I have connected to my Firefox is that of tropical storms in the Western Pacific. So far, only 2 [...]

Despite temperatures as high as 76°F (24°C) last week, the Ministry of Seasons has indeed declared that the season continues to be winter. Locals across Shanghai are sighing, as they don their double and triple layers and thick coats & jackets once again for yet another week.  Xue Shangdi, Vice Minister cites reliable sources for [...]