Category: Weather, Natural Disasters

Leopard wanders south Indian school, injures 3 before caught

In this Feb. 7, 2016 image made from video, a leopard attacks a man at a school in Bangalore, India. Officials say the leopard wandered into the school in southern India and injured three people as it tried to escape. A crowd of onlookers watched the chase, which lasted several hours until forest workers shot the big cat with a tranquilizer dart on Sunday afternoon. Police say the three are being treated in a hospital. (AP Photo/APTN)

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Over 100 missing, 14 dead as strong quake rattles Taiwan

In this photo released by China’s Xinhua News Agency, rescuers search for survivors at a quake site in Tainan, Taiwan Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016. A powerful, shallow earthquake struck southern Taiwan before dawn Saturday. (Zhang Guojun/Xinhua via AP)

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Sakurajima Volcano Erupts Spectacularly in Southern Japan

Lightening strikes as lava flows from Mount Sakurajima in Kagoshima Prefecture at 6:57 p.m. Friday, a minute after the volcano erupted. | KYODO (Japan Times)

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First U.S. Zika virus transmission reported, attributed to sex

Tubes with the label ‘Zika virus’ are seen at Genekam Biotechnology AG in Duisburg, Germany, February 2, 2016. REUTERS/Ina Fassbender

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Africa, Asia vulnerable to spread of Zika virus: WHO

A health worker carries out fumigation as part of preventive measures against the Zika virus and other mosquito-borne diseases at the cemetery of Carabayllo on the outskirts of Lima, Peru February 1, 2016. Reuters/Mariana Bazo

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