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Not for all the whine in Napa

Oenophiles are freaking. ┬áThis weekend’s 6.0 magnitude earthquake that struck Northern Cali, the strongest in 25 years, left thousands of broken bottles, shattered casks, and a besotted stream of… 307 more words

Surf

Day of the Cyclone: Disaster Strikes Book 7

Day of the Cyclone: Disaster Strikes Book 7 by Penny Draper, Coteau Books, 2012. ISBN: 9781550504811. Reviewed by, John R. Clark, MLIS.

Modern teens and pre-teens have trouble imagining just how rigid and constricting life was for girls a hundred years ago. 384 more words

Fiction

Into The Storm (Cinema Screening)

(Spoilers)

So what can I say, I do really enjoy a disaster movie. The Day After Tomorrow, Poseidon and 2012 are among some of the titles I have enjoyed over the years, even with their accompanying poor reviews. 562 more words

Cinema Screenings

Tornado Alley Weathermen: Gary England and James Spann

Meteorology is a very cerebral science – you have to know a lot about math, physics, fluid dynamics and earth science in order to see what’s happening in the invisible air over our heads. 2,178 more words

Geoscientist Of The Week

Halfway to Paradise Billy Fury Story | The Hawth Crawley | Mon 15th Sept

30 YEARS AFTER THE DEATH OF ROCK LEGEND BILLY FURY, HIS BAND FURY’S TORNADOS STORM INTO CRAWLEY 523 more words

Theatre

Into the Storm (2014) - reviewed by George

The special effects are very good, and the collection of characters is satisfactory, though predictable, for this type of film. Where it really falls down is in the direction of the actors. 315 more words

Movies

INTO THE STORM: THE PULSE COLA REVIEW

The forecast is calling for partly cloudy with a slight chance of HOLY SHIT!!

The last big budget tornado film was the highly successful “Twister” (1996), and needless to say, this film was very much ahead of its time. 209 more words

ENTERTAINMENT