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Two Light Earthquakes Detected around Bulgaria's Sofia

Two very light earthquakes were detected with epicenters some 30 km south-east of Bulgaria's capital Sofia Tuesday morning.

Society » Environment | September 21, 2010, Tuesday // 08:32 | Viewed: 1509

Light Earthquake Felt in Southern Bulgaria

A light earthquake was registered in southern Bulgaria Sunday evening, the Seismological Center of the Geophysical Institute at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences reports.

Society » Environment | September 20, 2010, Monday // 08:08 | Viewed: 1604

New Week Brings Lower Temperatures in Bulgaria

The scorching weather that recently swept Bulgaria is coming to an end and the next week will bring lower temperatures and winds, forecasts say.

Society » Environment | September 18, 2010, Saturday // 11:15 | Viewed: 1379

Light Earthquake in Bulgaria-Greece Border Region

An earthquake with magnitude of 2.1 on the Richter scale shook a region along the central section of the border between Bulgaria an Greece overnight.

Society » Environment | September 12, 2010, Sunday // 10:11 | Viewed: 1766

Calm Urged as Quake Rattles Homes and Nerves in Sofia

Bulgarian seismologists have called for patience and calm after a 3.5 magnitude earthquake shook the capital Sofia on Friday, throwing many people into panic.

Society » Environment | September 10, 2010, Friday // 13:13 | Viewed: 2930

Earthquake in Sofia Results in 4 Fallen Chimneys

The 3.5 earthquake that shook Sofia on Friday has caused the falling of four chimneys in the Bulgarian capital.

Society » Environment | September 10, 2010, Friday // 11:36 | Viewed: 4176

3,5 Earthquake Hits Bulgaria's Sofia

The earthquake that shook the Bulgarian capital at 10:11 am on Friday had a magnitude of 3.5 on the Richter scale and its epicenter was 3 km southeast of Sofia.

Society » Environment | September 10, 2010, Friday // 10:42 | Viewed: 2989

Earthquake Rattles Bulgaria's Sofia

An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.5 on the Richter scale shook the Bulgarian capital around 10:10 am on Friday.

Society » Environment | September 10, 2010, Friday // 10:32 | Viewed: 3085

Weak Earthquake Registered Near Bulgaria's Sofia

An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.4 on the Richter scale was registered about 130 km southwest from Sofia.

Society » Environment | September 10, 2010, Friday // 09:15 | Viewed: 2704

Light Earthquake Rattles Bulgarian Capital Sofia

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.5 on the Richter scale was felt all around the Bulgarian capital Sofia Thursday afternoon.

Society » Environment | September 9, 2010, Thursday // 14:49 | Viewed: 1615

Experts Confirm Harmful Radiation at Bulgarian Beach

The sand from the Bulgarian Black coast bay "Vromos" is radioactive and harmful for beach goers, according to experts from the Environment and Health Ministries.

Society » Environment | September 2, 2010, Thursday // 16:14 | Viewed: 9006

Sofia University Takes over Bulgaria's Varna Botanical Garden

Bulgaria's Supreme Court of Cassations ruled Tuesday to confirm the rights of the Sofia University over the botanical garden near the Black Sea capital Varna..

Society » Environment | August 31, 2010, Tuesday // 19:13 | Viewed: 1676

Eco Activists Collect 2.5 T Trash from Seven Rila Lakes

The campaign for cleaning up the area of the famous Seven Rila Lakes in Bulgaria resulted in 2.5 tonnes of waste collected.

Society » Environment | August 30, 2010, Monday // 14:20 | Viewed: 1711

Bulgarian Eco Ministry Checks Bansko Ski Resort for Violations

The Bulgarian Ministry of Environment has staged a check about whether the territory on which the Yulen company operates ski tracks above Bansko is not larger than the one officially allowed.

Society » Environment | August 29, 2010, Sunday // 17:45 | Viewed: 2105

End of Summer as Temperatures Plummet in Bulgaria

Weathermen have pronounced end of meteorological summer in Bulgaria, as spells of cooler air are set to pass through the country Sunday, dropping temperatures by more than 10 degrees C.

Society » Environment | August 29, 2010, Sunday // 10:01 | Viewed: 1727

Bulgaria Broils on Last Hot Summer Day

The sizzling weather that swept Bulgaria during the whole summer will reach one of its peaks on Saturday, but forecasts say this will be the last hot day of the year before cold air sets in at the end of the weekend.

Society » Environment | August 28, 2010, Saturday // 10:40 | Viewed: 2631

September Brings Lower Temperatures, Winds to Bulgaria

The scorching weather that swept Bulgaria for the most part of August is coming to an end and the next month will bring lower temperatures and winds, forecasts say.

Society » Environment | August 27, 2010, Friday // 17:16 | Viewed: 1617

Scientists Assuage Bulgarians' Quake Fears

There will not be a devastating earthquake in Bulgaria in the next 2-3 years because the research has shown an activation of only weak ones, scientists claim.

Society » Environment | August 27, 2010, Friday // 16:00 | Viewed: 1402

Earthquake in Bulgaria Capital Rattles Homes and Nerves

Though it ranked low on the Richter scale, the 2.8 magnitude earthquake that shook Bulgaria's capital Sofia on Friday threw many people into panic.

Society » Environment | August 27, 2010, Friday // 15:38 | Viewed: 2361

Bulgarians Feel Light Quake Strong Due to Close Epicenter

The 2.8 magnitude earthquake that shook the capital was felt more strongly because its epicenter was shallow and close to Sofia, the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences has announced.

Society » Environment | August 27, 2010, Friday // 14:39 | Viewed: 1330

2.8 Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Bulgaria Capital

A 2.8 magnitude earthquake shook the Bulgarian capital Sofia shortly after 13 pm on Friday, rattling homes and the nerves of many who were unsure of what they had just experienced.

Society » Environment | August 27, 2010, Friday // 13:47 | Viewed: 1609
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