SAN FRANCISCO, March 11, 2014 -- In the global aftershock zone that followed the major April 2012 Indian Ocean earthquake, seismologists noticed an unusual pattern – a dynamic "stress shadow," or period of seismic silence when some faults near failure were temporarily rendered incapable of a large rupture. read more
A 6.9 earthquake shook California yesterday, striking just off of the northern coast near Eureka, followed by at least a dozen aftershocks with a magnitude as high as 4.6. The earthquake struck about 50 miles off the coast, though aftershocks were much closer,
A California earthquake struck off the coast of Eureka at 10:19 pm on Sunday. The magnitude 6.9 quake was followed by numerous aftershocks. Although the quake was powerful, it was centered approximately 50 miles from the coast. According to the U.S. Show More Summary
A magnitude 6.9 earthquake off the West Coast shook Northern California and Oregon late Sunday. There are no reports of damage so far from either the temblor or the several smaller aftershocks, and no tsunami warning was issued. TheShow More Summary
The retail world is still feeling the aftershocks that rumbled through the industry after Target revealed it was hit in a hack attack that exposed credit card info and personal data of up to 110 million customers. As such, inside sources are whispering that Sears is the focus of a new probe from the U.S. Secret Service to see … [More]
In his latest photography project, artist-musician Moby imagines living in the aftershock of the apocalypse. (Warning: creepy monkey masks ahead.) Electronic musician and artist Moby, who was born in Harlem and raised in Connecticut, now lives in a castle in the Hollywood Hills. Show More Summary
When we highlighted the red band trailer for The Sacrament last week, we pointed out that before The Green Inferno (hitting theaters this year), director Eli Roth (Hostel, Cabin Fever) had taken a six year break from directing. But he's...Show More Summary
Eli Roth has lined up a new feature film with a horror project called Knock Knock. The Wrap has the news, reporting that Roth will direct from a screenplay he wrote alongside Nicolas Lopez and Guillermo Amoedo ( Aftershock ) Production...Show More Summary
The horror world was just hit with some fantastic news today as The Wrap is reporting that Eli Roth (above) is set to reteam with his AFTERSHOCK co-writers on the horror movie KNOCK KNOCK. Whether you're a fan or Roth's films...Show More Summary
Yesterday in Kentucky, US District Judge John G. Heyburn II ruled that the state was constitutionally obligated to recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states, citing Windsor and other new laws and rulings that have struck down state bans in recent months: Although the judge said he was bound by precedent in his judicial region (the […]
[Content Note: Transphobia; self-harm; harassment.]Aoifeschatology: Afterthoughts and Aftershocks: Why a Dozen Different Editors Failed Dr V. I'm not even going to excerpt it. Just go read the whole thing.[H/T to Jess.]
A New Zealand earthquakes is to be followed by numerous aftershocks, according to geological experts. In a related report from The Inquisitr, a 6.3 magnitude earthquake hit New Zealand in 2011, killing 182 people and costing the island $10 billion. Show More Summary
The Founding Fathers are often cited in the debate over government surveillance vs. individual freedom, but we don’t have to go back that far to disentangle rhetoric from reality. In the aftershock of 9/11, the bipartisan commission found ample evidence that the FBI and other agencies, out of sloppiness or squeamishness, kept ignoring evidence of [...]
Two things this week: the aftershocks of last week’s jobs surprise, and astounding word that delinquencies on new mortgages are too low. The weak jobs report knocked down long-term rates, and although everyone is suspicious of the report, the improvement...
It happened early Wednesday morningn. [It] was centered 3 miles north of the San Bernardino County city of Fontana at a depth of 2 miles, the U.S. Geological Survey said. A series of very small aftershocks followed. Some businesses had merchandise fall from shelves, according to TV news reports. Now read this:How Many Tobacco Addicts […]
Andrew Meyers was a 21-year-old journalism student who gained Internet fame in 2007 with his fratty plea “don’t tase me bro,” when he tried to question then Sen. John Kerry at an event and ended up being tased by campus police. Now 27, the Florida...
When a massive earthquake strikes Valparaiso, Chile, a group of travelers are sent spiraling into a deadly struggle for survival as the world around them falls to hell. Eli Roth stars in the natural disaster turned Horror flick, AFTERSHOCK,...Show More Summary
I am of a generation who came of age on the soundtracks of Prince, REM, Duran Duran and New Jack Swing, adjusting to the aftershock of Vietnam, the victories of the Civil Rights movement and seeing Reagan's optimism reinvigorate theShow More Summary
An international research group lead by GFZ analysed the main shock as well as the following postseismic phase with a dense network of instruments including more than 60 high-resolution GPS stations (Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Dec. 01, 2013). The aftershocks and the now found "silent" afterslip are key to understand the processes occurring after strong earthquakes.
DIRECTOR ELI ROTH! After a six-year hiatus from the director's chair, 2013 has marked a big year of return for horror bon-vivant Eli Roth. In addition to producing a number of horror projects (THE LAST EXORCISM II, AFTERSHOCK, THE...Show More Summary