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There's more to summer movies than 'Avengers'

...juggling two relationships (with Rachel McAdams and Emma Stone) at a U.S. space station located in Hawaii."San Andreas": When a massive earthquake strikes California, mankind's only hope for survival may be Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson...
Alaska Science Forum: Feet on the ground right after Alaska's big one

...Alaska travels that summer, Plafker did not see what he was looking for - the clean line of damage from a fault like the San Andreas in California. That's because Plafker and his colleagues were gathering evidence for what author Jerry Thompson described...
Dozens of aftershocks expected on island where plates of the Earth's crust grind and dive. By contrast, California's most famous fault line, the San Andreas, is a strike-slip fault. Quakes along strike-slip faults tend to move horizontally.The communities are located...
Maggie arrives at new home

SAN ANDREAS, Calif. - After living nearly her whole life in Alaska, Maggie the...Base, then boarded a truck to the Performing Animal Welfare Society in San Andreas 85 miles away, arriving around 6 a.m., said Vickie Alameda, PAWS...
Military airlifts Alaska's only elephant to California

...warmer climate, the 25-year-old African elephant is heading to the Performing Animal Welfare Society, or PAWS, in San Andreas, Calif. The Air Force agreed to transport Maggie as part of a training mission after officials with PAWS and the zoo...
Zoo holds going-away party for Maggie

...heading to sunny California on Thursday. Her new home will be at the Performing Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) in San Andreas. There, Maggie - who now lives in an elephant house with concrete floors and has access to a small outside enclosure...
Alaska quake may give insight into next big Calif. temblor the Denali Fault because of its resemblance to the San Andreas Fault, California's 800-mile crack that's a rumble...appreciate what happened, the people who monitor the San Andreas Fault for strike-slip earthquakes did. In power and...
Seismic sensors placed near Craig for earthquake, tsunami research

...Guard Petty Officer and spokesman Grant DeVuyst."The Queen Charlotte-Fairweather fault is similar to the northern San Andreas fault, with the same earthquake potential," Dr. Peter Haeussler, a research geologist with the Geological Survey...
Bob Barker says price is right to move Maggie

...But where should she go? PAWS operates three sanctuaries in Northern California. The largest is 2,300 acres in San Andreas with five Asian and four African elephants, according to the nonprofit. Zoo director Pat Lampi said the zoo board...
Researchers still learning about 2002 earthquake

...fault line.Another strike-slip fault line is the San Andreas Fault in California. Understanding the behavior of those types of earthquakes is a high priority, since the San Andreas passes through some of the country's most heavily populated...


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