Does the Earth have a pulsating heart as we do? Does it react to actions with all its emotions? We have been ravaging the earth through ages according to our wants and needs. Should we call the Tsunami and the Catrina the beginning to its reactions? These words are no philosophy or metaphors. The Earth is throbbing hard at the heart of the Amazon basin.
A global positioning system station, located next to the Amazon and Rio Negro rivers in Brazil, recorded the station’s altitude from 1995 to 2002. During that period the station oscillated up and down within a range of about 75 millimeters, or 3 inches, which was 3 to 9 times larger than observed at GPS stations around the world.