Monday, July 30, 2007

Major Quake, Tsunami Likely in Middle East, Study Finds

"... In A.D. 551, a massive earthquake spawned huge tsunamis that devastated the coast of Phoenicia, now Lebanon Now a new underwater survey has finally uncovered the fault likely responsible for the catastrophe and shown that it rumbles approximately every 1,500 years—which means a disaster is due any day now...More than 30,000 people died in Beirut alone... "
Read More from National Geographic, here

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Maybe they meant the Metn by-elections...