8 Jan 2021

Spain records its Coldest-Ever Temperature as Madrid prepares for Historic Snow
Spain registered its coldest temperature in recorded history on Wednesday, January 6 with the Catalan Pyrenees logging a bone-chilling -34.1C (-29.3F). Yesterday’s reading busted the all-time low temperature record for the Iberian Peninsula– The COLD TIMES are returning, the mid-latitudes are REFREEZING in line with the great conjunction, historically low solar activity, cloud-nucleating Cosmic Rays, and a meridional jet stream flow (among other forcings).

Woman shot dead at Capitol ID’d as Air Force veteran Ashli Babbitt
“She was voicing her opinion, and she got killed for it. I don’t know why she had to die in the people’s house,” he said. “That’s our house; it’s everybody’s house.” “Nothing will stop us….they can try and try and try but the storm is here and it is descending upon DC in less than 24 hours….dark to light!”, she wrote.

Peter Schiff: Congress Is The Real Threat, Not Protests
Somewhat lost in the chaos of the DC protests was the fact that Democrats won both Georgia Senate runoff races. That effectively gives the Democrats control of both houses of Congress. In his podcast, Peter Schiff made the case that Congress is the real threat to America, not the protesters who broke into the Capitol building.

2,400 Nigerian Christians Were Hacked to Death in 2020: Report
Nigeria ended its year with a massive spike in terrorism. Jihadists in the country reportedly hacked 200 Christians to death illustrating what experts are calling a dangerous situation for Christians.

These Three Companies Will Build Drones To Carry The Air Force’s “Skyborg” AI Computer Brain
The Air Force says it has hired Boeing, General Atomics, and Kratos to build prototype “loyal wingman” type drones to carry systems developed under the Skyborg program. Through Skyborg, which you can read more about in The War Zone’s previous reporting on this topic, the service is seeking to acquire a suite of artificial intelligence-driven capabilities that will able to control loyal wingmen, as well as fully-autonomous unmanned combat air vehicles, or UCAVs.

Sudan Officially Signs On to Abraham Accords at Ceremony in Khartoum
Sudan officially joined the Abraham Accords on Wednesday, paving the way for Khartoum’s normalization of ties with Israel. It became the third of four countries to agree to normalize ties with the Jewish state, following the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain, and preceding Morocco, which has yet to sign the accords.

Elon Musk leaves behind Bezos to become world’s richest person
Including Thursday’s gains in Tesla shares, Musk, 49, had a net worth of more than $188.5 billion, $1.5 billion more than Bezos, the report said.  Musk’s personal wealth has been boosted by last year’s more than eight-fold surge in the shares of Tesla, which became the world’s most valuable carmaker.

Will US-Israel relations go down in flames with the Trump presidency?
Watching the riots in Washington from Israel, a couple of Israeli flags could be seen in the crowds. There were only a couple out of thousands of American flags, Confederate flags, Gadsden flags and others, but the Israeli flags were there, on the TV screens of people across the world watching the scene unfold on cable news.

Thursday morning earthquake gives San Jose area a shake
A magnitude 3.1 earthquake gave the San Jose area a shake early Thursday morning, waking some from sleep.
The epicenter was along the Calavaras Fault and 9 miles northeast of San Jose, 11 miles east of Milpitas and 12 miles northeast of Santa Clara. There was no initial word on damage or injury resulting from the quake, and 355 people reported feeling the shaker on the USGS site.

Iran: ‘Strong evidence’ Israel behind hit on nuclear mastermind
Iran on Wednesday again blamed Israel for the assassination of nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, claiming that it had “strong evidence” of Jerusalem’s involvement in the Nov. 27 killing of the man believed to be the head of Tehran’s military nuclear program.

Trolling in Congress: FL Rep to Hang Israeli flag outside Tlaib’s Office
Rep. Kat Cammack (R-Fla.) has pledged to put an Israeli flag outside of her Capitol Hill office, which is next door to the office of Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.), who has been criticized for being anti-Israel, including for her support of the BDS movement against the Jewish state.

Scientists observe live cells responding to magnetic fields for first time
One of the most remarkable “sixth” senses in the animal kingdom is magnetoreception – the ability to detect magnetic fields – but exactly how it works remains a mystery. Now, researchers in Japan may have found a crucial piece of the puzzle, making the first observations of live, unaltered cells responding to magnetic fields.

Iran’s IRGC unveils underground missile base in the Gulf
Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards unveiled an underground missile base at an undisclosed Gulf location on Friday, Iranian state media reported, at a time of heightened tension between Tehran and the United States. “The base is one of several bases housing the Guards’ Navy’s strategic missiles,” the state media quoted the head of the Guards, Major General Hossein Salami, as saying.

Congresswoman vows to fly Israeli flag outside Rashida Tlaib’s office
Newly-appointed Florida congresswoman Kat Cammack drew widespread attention when she stated that she would place an Israeli flag outside her office…”Rep. Tlaib, who has an office right next to mine in DC, has some strong opinions about Israel that [100%] I disagree with, so I’ve made a pledge to plant Israel’s flag outside my door right next to the American flag. I think it’ll be very helpful as she walks past both every day,” Cammack tweeted…

Michelle Obama calls on tech giants to permanently ban Trump
…Michelle Obama condemned what she said was President Trump’s role in kindling dangerous and violent protests in D.C. on Wednesday, calling on the country’s major technology companies to permanently ban the president from their respective platforms. Obama characterized the pro-Trump protesters as a “gang” who “laid siege to the United States Capitol,” adding that social media giants needed to take action…

DC Mayor Told Federal Law Enforcement To Stand Down Day Before Violent US Capitol Riot
Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser told federal law enforcement to stand down just one day before a mob…breached the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday… “To be clear, the District of Columbia is not requesting other federal law enforcement personnel and discourages any additional deployment without immediate notification to, and consultation with, MPD if such plans are underway,” Bowser wrote…

Senegal battles bird flu outbreak
Senegal has reported an outbreak of the highly pathogenic Avian Influenza – a flu virus that infects birds. The outbreak is in a poultry farm where 58,000 deaths out of 100,000 have been reported. The farm is in the city of Thiès, about 70km (43 miles) from the capital Dakar. In the notification sent…to the World Organisation for Animal Health, authorities specified birds in contact with proven cases were culled.

Pakistan welcomes revival of ties between Qatar, Saudi-led bloc
Pakistan has welcomed a reduction in tensions between Qatar and its neighbours in the Arabian Gulf, with Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi holding talks over the telephone with his counterparts in Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, the foreign ministry says.

M6.1 earthquake hits off the coast of Isangel, Vanuatu
A strong earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.1 hit off the coast of Isangel, Vanuatu at 05:01 UTC on January 8, 2021. The agency is reporting a depth of 117 km (72 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.1 at a depth of 120 km (75 miles). The epicenter was located 147 km (91 miles) SSE of Isangel, Vanuatu and 273 km (169 miles) E of We, Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia.

M6.3 earthquake hits Kermadec Islands, New Zealand
A strong earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.3 hit the Kermadec Islands, New Zealand at 00:28 UTC on January 8, 2021. The agency is reporting a depth of 224 km (139 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.3 at a depth of 182 km (113 miles). This is the second M6+ earthquake to hit this region since M6.2 on January 6. The epicenter was located 932 km (579 miles) NE of Ngunguru and 953 km (592 miles) NE of Whangarei, New Zealand.

Singapore Police Access COVID Tracing App Data For Criminal Investigations
Welcome to the surveillance state, brought to you by tracing apps. Big Brother is watching… 

The Planned CHICOM Depopulation and Occupation of America Just Cleared Its Biggest Hurdle
The Democrats have successfully stolen an election. And many Republicans are complicit in the treason being perpetrated by the Democrats. All of America is now on big swamp where nobody is safe. The CHICOMS have their President, their puppet, their biggest ally in Biden-Harris.

Iberian Peninsula sets new all-time record low, Storm Filomena to drop historic snow over capital Madrid
Spain registered its coldest temperature on record on Wednesday, January 6, 2021, with the mercury in Catalan Pyrenees station dropping to -34.1 °C (-29.4 °F), breaking the previous record set on February 2, 1956. Historic snow is also expected in the capital Madrid this week, prompting officials to prepare for the rare event with a yellow alert issued in many areas.

‘Incredible’ gene-editing result in mice inspires plans to treat premature-aging syndrome in children
One mouse is hunched over, graying, and barely moves at 7 months old. Others, at 11 months, have sleek black coats and run around. The videos and other results from a new study have inspired hope for treating children born with progeria, a rare, fatal, genetic disease that causes symptoms much like early aging.

Matt Gaetz Destroys Democrats’ Hypocrisy On Contesting Elections And Violence
“…he was far more explicit about his calls for peace than some of the BLM and left-wing rioters were this summer when we saw violence sweep across this nation…”

Nigeria’s Christians trapped between COVID-19 and terrorism 
“Life became very, very brutish. You will wish you had not been born in this part of the world. There was no way out. There was no way out,” the CEO of the Emancipation Centre for Crisis Victims in Nigeria told The Christian Post. “Behind us are the Egyptians, in front of us is the Red Sea.”

Florida Doctor Gregory Michael Dies After Receiving Pfizer COVID Vaccine That ‘Produced Sores’ And Caused Him To Have Hemorrhagic Stroke
We told you people were going to start dying, and here we have the case of Florida doctor Gregory Michael who got the Pfizer COVID vaccine, developed red sores all over his body, then died of a stroke all within a two week period. But rest easy, Pfizer says they are ‘looking into it’ but don’t ‘feel’ at this time this doctor’s ‘strong reaction’ and sudden death is related to the vaccine. Hmm. yeah, that sounds right.

Biden Calls Trump Supporters ‘Domestic Terrorists’ While Defending 6 Months Of Burning, Looting And Murder From Black Lives Matter Rioters 
How mentally stupefying it must be to think like a Liberal, and to utter the inane nonsense that is constantly coming out of their mouths. Take president-elect and child toucher Joe Biden today, as he is denouncing Trump supporters as ‘domestic terrorists’ for one day of rioting. Where was he when Black Lives Matter burned, looted and murdered their way across America for 6 long months of domestic terrorism? BLM riots killed over a dozen people, and caused over $2,000,000,000.00 worth of damage. He called that a ‘peaceful protest’.

Trump Tweets For The First Time Since Suspension, Says “New Administration Will Be Inaugurated On Jan 20”
“Serving as your president has been the honor of a lifetime. And to all of my wonderful supporters, I know you are disappointed but I also want you to know that our incredible journey is only just beginning.”

Trans-identified male athletes maintain advantage over women after 1 year of hormone use: study 
New research reveals that even after one year of using “feminizing” hormones, males who identify as transgender continue to have a competitive advantage over female athletes.