20th April - Today's News: Many Dead in Sichuan Earthquake
We seem to be suffering quite a few damaging earthquakes at the moment (btw I tend to only post links to those which are destructive and/or in a less usual area) Scores dead after strong quake hits China with live updates from China Daily here. And more details emerging from the remote corner of Pakistan flattened by an earthquake earlier this week.
And did life exist before Earth? Researchers calculate it began 10 billion years ago - predating our planet - though it's all very hypothetical