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A possible tsunami caused by landslides threatens Prince William Sound

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) – Geologists warn that a large and dangerous tsunami could hit Prince William Sound if a landslide triggered a large enough wave. Geologists from the Geological and Geophysical Survey Department have determined that the rapid retreat of Barry Glacier in Barry Arm has the potential to release millions of tons of rock into the Harriman Fjord. In …

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Fox 2020 NFL soccer games for virtual fans, crowd sound added

SIMILAR POSTS Stadiums may be empty when soccer starts its season in autumn, but some games may not look or sound like it. Fox is looking for ways to fill the empty National Football League venues with digitally added fans and audience noise, Fox Sports spokesman Joe Buck said during an interview on Andy Cohen’s SiriusXM radio program. “I think …

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What was the boom around Puget Sound?

It was the sound that was heard around the Puget Sound. Or, as David Carlos, who lives in Mountlake Terrace, called it: “The quarantine boom of 2020”. It was probably the sound of a meteor that sent vibrations through the region shortly after 7 p.m. May 6, scientists said. Carlos said he was watching TV, his cat was sleeping soundly …

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Drummer Tony Allen, driver of the Afrobeat sound, dies at the age of 79

JOHANNESBURG (AP) – The groundbreaking drummer Tony Allen, the driver of the Afrobeat sound, died in Paris at the age of 79. Allen died of an aortic aneurysm at Pompidou Hospital Thursday night, his manager Eric Trosset confirmed to The Associated Press. In an influential career spanning decades and continents, Allen began drumming in Lagos, Nigeria in the 1960s and …

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Big news for Oscars, as the academy eases the conditions for participation, combines sound categories, ends DVD screeners and more – deadline

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences and its Board of Governors, which meet virtually, have approved changes in the way films are eligible for the 93rd Annual Academy Awards, including to ease the eligibility requirements for films who debut on streamers and VoD, as well as changes for some categories include expanding the electorate in the nomination process …

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The sound of a shrimp snapping

Spring in Sugarloaf Ridge State Park in Northern California is usually a natural symphony. Streams rush, swollen with winter rain and birds – robins, sparrows, grosbeaks, woodpeckers and falcons – – Trills and chatter. But in 2011 there was a drought that lasted for years. By spring 2015, a local stream had dried up and the valley had become calm. …

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