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15 of the most anticipated movies coming to Netflix this fall

Ready or not, Oscars season is upon us. Heading into fall, Netflix has snatched up the rights to a number of buzzy festival standouts — as well as brought in heavy hitters like Meryl Streep, Timothée Chalamet, and Robert De Niro to lead a few of their in-hous…

earthquake - Mashable
2:00am PDT - September 11th, 2019

Japan regulator to re-investigate Fukushima nuclear disaster

Japan's nuclear regulator plans to reinvestigate the Fukushima disaster, in which three reactors at an atomic power plant run by Tokyo Electric Power melted down after an earthquake and tsunami eight years ago, it said on Wednesday.

earthquake - Reuters
12:26am PDT - September 11th, 2019

Civil War cannonballs, loggerhead turtle left in Dorian’s wake: News from around our 50 states

Black bear snacks on Florida woman’s ankle, earthquake, aftershocks rock Kansas county, and more

earthquake - USA Today
11:51pm PDT - September 10th, 2019

Fukushima: Radioactive water may be dumped in Pacific

The environment minister says storage space for contaminated water from Fukushima will run out in 2022.

earthquake - BBC News
5:21am PDT - September 10th, 2019

Taking the Pulse of a Sandstone Tower in Utah

Castleton Tower, near Moab, pulsates at about the rate of a human heartbeat as it taps into the earth’s natural vibrations.

earthquake - The New York Times
11:26am PDT - September 9th, 2019

Philippines: Churches being rebuilt 6 years after earthquake

Nearly six years ago, at least 10 Catholic churches dating back to Spanish colonial times were destroyed.

earthquake - Al Jazeera English
2:30am PDT - September 8th, 2019

Earthquake hits southwest China; 1 person reported killed

The government’s earthquake monitoring center says the 5.4-magnitude quake struck the city of Neijiang in Sichuan province early Sunday.

earthquake - The Hindu
8:36pm PDT - September 7th, 2019

Spared by Dorian, Florida’s Bahamians Give Back to Islands

Bahamians helped build South Florida in the 1800s. Now the descendants of those early settlers are engaged in a frantic effort to help storm victims in the country many still cherish as home.

earthquake - The New York Times
10:30am PDT - September 7th, 2019

The Rock That Vibrates in Time With Earth, Wind, and Waves

How vulnerable are landmark stone formations to tremors from earthquakes or human activities?

earthquake - Wired
7:00am PDT - September 2nd, 2019

'Earthquake' elections in east Germany could jolt Merkel's coalition

Elections in two east German states on Sunday are set to yield a surge in support for the far right and raise the pressure on conservative Chancellor Angela Merkel's Social Democrat (SPD) coalition partners to quit her government.

earthquake - Reuters
3:02pm PDT - August 31st, 2019

Popular Utah rock-climbing spot vibrates in time with earth, wind, and waves

Castleton Tower rock formation vibrates at resonances of 0.8 and 1 Hz, respectively.

earthquake - Ars Technica
3:28pm PDT - August 27th, 2019

Netflix will release 10 fall films in theaters, well ahead of their streaming debuts

Netflix has revealed its fall film lineup, which includes 10 movies that will get an exclusive theatrical release window before being made available to subscribers a few weeks later. The list includes Steven Soderbergh’s The Laundromat, and Martin Scorsese’s …

earthquake - The Verge
2:49pm PDT - August 27th, 2019

What will happen if a mega earthquake hits California

California is located in a hot-zone of fault lines that can rupture without warning. Parts of the San Andreas fault have not ruptured in over 200 years, meaning it's overdue for a high-magnitude earthquake commonly referred to as "The Big One." Here's what ex…

earthquake - Business Insider
11:00am PDT - August 26th, 2019

US marks eight years since Virginia's strong earthquake

The earthquake was felt as far away as in Canada, shaking buildings, delaying flights, and sending thousands of frightened workers into the streets.

earthquake - Al Jazeera English
9:53am PDT - August 23rd, 2019

Join TIME’s Senior Editor Feliz Solomon in a Reddit AMA on the Hong Kong Protests

Hong Kong's protests show no signs of abating. Join TIME's senior editor Feliz Solomon for a Reddit AMA to know more about the unrest.

earthquake - Time
12:46am PDT - August 20th, 2019

Twenty years after deadly quake, is Turkey better prepared?

Experts say there is a 50 percent chance Istanbul will be hit by a major earthquake in the next two decades.

earthquake - Al Jazeera English
1:32pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

4.2 magnitude earthquake rattles Kansas; other states possible affected

A 4.2 magnitude earthquake shook portions of Kansas on Friday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The center of the quake was roughly 3 miles from Hutchinson.

earthquake - USA Today
8:10am PDT - August 16th, 2019

China Issues Red Alert as a Strong Typhoon Bears Down on the East Coast

China issued its top warning for coastal areas of Zhejiang province Friday ahead of a strong typhoon carrying heavy rain and winds and expected to send an intense storm surge up the mighty Yangzte River

earthquake - Time
12:36am PDT - August 9th, 2019

China on red alert as Typhoon Lekima bears down on east coast

Evacuation warnings are in place for Shanghai as Typhoon Lekima roars past Taiwan.

earthquake - BBC News
8:26pm PDT - August 8th, 2019

WATCH: Puerto Rico swears in new governor

Puerto Rico swore in Wanda Vazquez, the third governor Puerto Rico has had in the past week after Governor Ricardo Rossello officially resigned a few weeks ago.

earthquake - ABC News
10:38am PDT - August 8th, 2019

‘This Is Not Berlin’ Review: A Teenager Learns to Let Loose

The film explores cultural shifts in Mexico City a year after the devastating 1985 earthquake.

earthquake - The New York Times
4:00am PDT - August 8th, 2019

Magnitude 6 quake rattles Taiwan as it braces for Typhoon Lekima

Over 1,000 families were left with no electricity in the country, which sits along the 'Ring of Fire' seismic fault.

earthquake - Al Jazeera English
9:01pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

Taiwan braces for typhoon hours after earthquake strikes

A powerful typhoon will hit Taiwan later on Thursday, bringing the risk of landslides and high seas, weather forecasters said, hours after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck the island.

earthquake - Reuters
8:43pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

Taiwan rattled by 6.0 magnitude quake, no immediate reports of damage: weather bureau

A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck off Taiwan's northeastern coastal city of Yilan on Thursday, the island's weather bureau said, with no immediate reports of damage.

earthquake - Reuters
2:56pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

Lebanese dam project stirs earthquake fears, environment concerns

Experts, locals and activists deplore World Bank-funded dam project in Bisri Valley, rejecting council's assurances.

earthquake - Al Jazeera English
1:59am PDT - August 7th, 2019

RT @seismo_steve: Confirmed magnitude 2.1 earthquake last night induced by shale gas hydraulic fracturing nr Blackpool in northern England.…

HT4Ecosocialism #GTTO (@ht4ecosocialism)
11:24am PDT - August 26th, 2019

kill the pussy, get her wet, earthquake, whoa

CULDESAKO (@culdesac0)
11:24am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Chris4BNC: Hundreds have turned out this afternoon at the fracking site to protest after the 2.9 earthquake this morning #FrackFreeLanc

Mariam O'Gorman (@mariaminpeace)
11:24am PDT - August 26th, 2019

5.3 magnitude earthquake hits near Guapi, Colombia 5.3 magnitude earthquake hits near Buala, Solomon Islands 5.1 magnitude earthquake hits near Severo-Kuril'sk, Russia 5.0 magnitude earthquake hits the Central... https://t.co/nHPkxranm8

Watching Eye (@watchingeye)
11:23am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @IranHrm: Sarpol Zahab, W #Iran Nearly 2 years after the Nov 2017 earthquake people are still living in harsh conditions. Authorities co…

Mitra Motamed (@MitraMotamed)
11:23am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @KSherwoodOPS: No, no.... No. The reason I always have a glass of alcohol near me is that its the easiest way to detect if an earthquak…

Ozi (@RevivedOziach)
11:23am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @N8turetoNurture: No damage to property!! Look what these bloody earth tremors have done to my mums house. #marton #Blackpool #cuadril

Carol's Canine Crew (@carolswalks)
11:23am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @BBCNews: Earthquake with magnitude of 2.9 recorded near UK's only active shale gas site in Lancashire https://t.co/IXEIesB31O

Lois (@kentlois5)
11:22am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @MetroUK: BREAKING: Blackpool hit by yet another earthquake in just a few days https://t.co/3o7sqJ5m6L

clo (@imchloeperry)
11:22am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @harrison_gwen: I've been off Twitter for a while but the 2.9 magnitude earthquake from #fracking at Preston new road brings me back. Bi…

Tahir Bin Hussain (@TahirBinHussai2)
11:22am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Trickyjabs: Today saw the largest earthquake (2.9 magnitude) recorded near a UK fracking site, even the fracking company admit they exp…

Bertie (@ditmasmedia)
11:22am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Inspired_C: #earthquake huge tremor this morning 8.30am in Lytham and surrounding areas....very loud rumbling and whole house shook, pi…

Sparkle60 (@60Sparkle)
11:22am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @siobhan_far: 2.9 magnitude #earthquake hits #Blackpool this morning due to fracking. Almost 4 times bigger than the 2.3 magnitude in 20…

woman (@FabFitzy)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @JayDobenskyWx: #BreakingNews Major #Earthquake rocks #LosAngeles RIGHTNOW!!!! MAJOR SWAYING OF THE BUILDING, RAN OUT WITH @witherikamar

Eco-I (@MyEco_I)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @dutchsinse: Meanwhile... HERE ARE THE STEP BY STEP INSTRUCTIONS HOW TO FORECAST AN EARTHQUAKE for anyone to test and repeat. Nobody ca…

Leppender (@Leppender)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Trickyjabs: Today saw the largest earthquake (2.9 magnitude) recorded near a UK fracking site, even the fracking company admit they exp…

Choccy (@Choc_Girl_)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Igadevil: @VicPerfecto Fujioka has actually worked as a humanitarian relief volunteer, i.e. after the 1993 earthquake in Hokkaido he we…

Nick Izumi (@NickIzumi)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @jonmosesvocals: Two earthquakes in Blackpool! Mother Earth is not happy #earthquake #Blackpool

たけお (@Take_0344)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Clare_Jennifer: Has this government become SO desensitised - that an #earthquake in the U.K. doesn’t affect them?! If you’re doing som…

David Smith (@davidivor)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

What will happen if a mega earthquake hits California https://t.co/Mc2gM2Ao2x #business #feedly

K Dubb (@TheReal_KDubb)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @CorbynASAP: As just about everyone and their dog calls for fracking to be halted after the latest #earthquake, not even a solitary peep…

Danny Ryder (@DannyRyder)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

WTH? “#UK’s national #earthquake monitoring agency [#BritishGeologicalSurvey] has a secret deal with...#Cuadrilla to release the firm’s operational data only with its permission and to destroy confidential documents at the firm’s request”. https://t.co/mfDhawXTch

klanierca (@klanierca)
11:21am PDT - August 26th, 2019

after the earthquake, sean penn brought cheating in the special olympics to the people of haiti.

CAH ebooks (@CAH_ebooks)
10:00am PDT - August 25th, 2019

"Before getting worried watching footage of a catastrophic natural disaster, ask yourself: Was the mudslide ever arrested for possession of marijuana? Couldn't the typhoon have just given Thailand up for adoption? Is that earthquake gay?" https://t.co/m6fso3U43Q

Timothy McSweeney (@mcsweeneys)
10:00am PDT - August 25th, 2019

sustainable ... resilience ...climate change - all words that mean what you want them to mean. When Wellington councillors talk about eg resilience, they don't mean earthquake precautions, but replacing your 100 year old wooden house with some jerry-built tower block. https://t.co/Pq4x0lGuTr

Barbara McKenzie (@BarbaraMcK42)
9:59am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @vegix: The fracking companies love to say there's no proof that hydraulic fracturing of underground shale and rock formations cause ear…

Luanne Goldman (@nurseylu)
9:59am PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @trolldevendraa: This is how earthquake dampeners work on building structures https://t.co/XWeI0v0Hg8

RT @trolldevendraa: This is how earthquake dampeners work on building structures https://t.co/XWeI0v0Hg8

(@AmaricanMogambo)
9:59am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @wickerpplking: @KyleKashuv @mallard_morgan To move someplace where your vote does not matter? To pay high taxes for terrible social ser…

kasia (@balticqueens)
9:59am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @vegix: The fracking companies love to say there's no proof that hydraulic fracturing of underground shale and rock formations cause ear…

jeni Obbard (@jeniObbard)
9:59am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @BDSmovement: Due to Israel’s banning of two U.S. Congresswomen, there’s a been an earthquake in US politics, with many Americans coming…

Lionel Joseph (@WinterStorm19)
9:58am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @BDSmovement: Due to Israel’s banning of two U.S. Congresswomen, there’s a been an earthquake in US politics, with many Americans coming…

Ahmed X (Rutherford) (@AhmedRashardX)
9:58am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @TeresaITV: BREAKING: There’s been a 2.1 magnitude #earthquake at Preston New Road at 10pm after #cuadrilla finished #fracking for the d…

fly curran (@flycurran)
9:57am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @gep_james: California Earthquake Footage July 6th 2019 Compilation https://t.co/c4ve2pstSb via @YouTube

@jamm_jamie (@gep_james)
9:57am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @BDSmovement: Due to Israel’s banning of two U.S. Congresswomen, there’s a been an earthquake in US politics, with many Americans coming…

NOI Research Group (@NOIResearch)
9:57am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @TeresaITV: BREAKING: There’s been a 2.1 magnitude #earthquake at Preston New Road at 10pm after #cuadrilla finished #fracking for the d…

Peter (@petergw97)
9:57am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @TeresaITV: BREAKING: There’s been a 2.1 magnitude #earthquake at Preston New Road at 10pm after #cuadrilla finished #fracking for the d…

(((Bob Allison))) Âû (@sai_dusho_bob)
9:56am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @Tiredearth: Second #earthquake stops work at #UK's only fracking site just days after largest tremor recorded. #Tiredearth #cuadrilla

Surabhi Nair (@SurabhiNair909)
9:56am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @RussellScott1: NEW 24/08: a large 2.1ML earthquake caused by @CuadrillaUK ‘hydrofrac’ just registered in Blackpool this evening Multi…

Bob Justice (@bobjustice10)
9:56am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @paul_serran: Earthquake Merkel does a triangle hand sign of the cabal. Omelette Manu does the finger gesture of Isis. Boris is frankly…

Bonnie Callipare (@BCallipare)
9:56am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @TheresaMEP: Largest ever tremor recorded at UK’s only fracking site in Blackpool https://t.co/EP5k5KnKQ1

Jan Lennon (@JanLennon11)
9:55am PDT - August 25th, 2019