Tag Archives: Earthquake engineering

Music in Film: The Impossible and Life of Pi

Who knew that a giant tsunami and being shipwrecked with a tiger would inspire such great music? Given that the world is supposed to be ending on Friday, now seemed like an interesting time to look at survival epics. So this entry of Spotlight on Scores will analyze two scores[...]

Lady Gaga encourages “little mosters” to help victims in Japan

HollywoodNews.com: Lady Gaga wants to do what she can to help those who are suffering due to the earthquake and tsunami in Japan, so she is calling on her “little monsters.” Gaga took to Twitter to start things off: “I Designed a Japan Prayer Bracelet. Buy It/Donate here and ALL[...]

Tsunami could affect “Battle: L.A.” Weekend Box Office

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: A magnitude 8.9 earthquake devastated Japan early Friday morning, creating a tsunami that is expected to bring waves towering 6-to-10-feet high to the coasts of Hawaii and the entire Pacific seaboard of North America throughout the day today. Americans turned to their television sets Friday morning to[...]