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A Seismologist Has Blown The Lid Off Scientific Inaccuracies In 'San Andreas'

I was fairly ebullient in my praise of San Andreas, a movie that depicts The Rock tandem skydiving into AT&T park with his ex-wife to save his daughter from an Earthquake, and in the process repair his marriage and avenge his other daughter’s tragic whitewater rafting death. 399 more words

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Separating Earthquake Fact From Fiction In ‘San Andreas’

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com/AP) — The San Andreas Fault awakens, unleashing back-to-back jolts that leave a trail of misery from Los Angeles to San Francisco. Skyscrapers crumble. 175 more words

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San Andreas Was Reviewed By An Earthquake Expert

The trailer for Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s new action flick may be literally groundbreaking, but it turns out that San Andreas isn’t entirely realistic. Dr. Lucy Jones, a seismologist with the U.S. 293 more words

Separating Earthquake Fact From Fiction In ‘San Andreas’

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com/AP) — The San Andreas Fault awakens, unleashing back-to-back jolts that leave a trail of misery from Los Angeles to San Francisco. Skyscrapers crumble. 175 more words

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Separating Earthquake Fact From Fiction In 'San Andreas'

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com/AP) — The San Andreas Fault awakens, unleashing back-to-back jolts that leave a trail of misery from Los Angeles to San Francisco. Skyscrapers crumble. 1,005 more words

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USGS Seismologist Warns LA Quake Could Knock Out Power Grid, Disrupt Water Supply

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — On the eve of the Great ShakeOut a renowned U.S. Geological Survey seismologist updated Los Angeles officials Wednesday on ways the city can better prepare for an earthquake, and potential losses in the event of a quake. 499 more words

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