New strong quake hits Indonesia, levels buildings – reports

Published time: 9 Aug, 2018 06:04 Edited time: 9 Aug, 2018 07:11 The devastated Indonesian island of Lombok was hit by a new shallow earthquake on Thursday, when a 6-magnitude tremor reportedly caused buildings to collapse and people to flee in panic. The quake damaged houses and sent people running into the streets, a spokesperson […]

Meet the 8 spooky AT&T buildings that almost certainly also serve the NSA

Enlarge / The microwave tower on the roof of 420 South Grand Ave. was decommissioned in the 1990s and stands in contrast to the more modern buildings in downtown Los Angeles. (credit: Henrik Moltke) In a new article published Monday, The Intercept has now revealed what it describes as secret AT&T facilities across several American […]

Punch Your Friends Through Buildings In Over-The-Top Brawler Fly Punch Boom!

If you know anything about Dragon Ball Z, you’re probably know it for the moments of mountain-shattering, world-cracking, energy-unleashing fighting. But beyond the actual licensed games, few games have attempted to capture the destruction and dynamic nature of those fights, besides a few freeware games and the charged punching action of Aces Wild. Fly Punch […]

Plane crashes into buildings in California, 2 dead

A light plane has crashed into buildings near Santa Paula, California, according to the local fire department. Two people were reportedly killed in the crash. The plane crash was reported at about 2:15 pm local time, Ventura County Star reports, citing the local fire department. The crashed aircraft is listed by the US Federal Aviation […]

Ancient city’s LiDAR scans reveal as many buildings as Manhattan

When researchers surveyed the ruins of a Purépecha Empire city in Mexico the old-fashioned way a decade ago, it took them two seasons to explore two square kilometres. Good thing they decided to use LiDAR, because the city called Angamuco turned out bigger than they previously thought. LiDAR gave the researchers the power to see […]

Video shows buildings swaying violently during a massive earthquake in Mexico

@PressTV/Twitter A massive 7.2 magnitude earthquake hit the southern state of Oaxaca, Mexico, on Friday afternoon. Video footage showed the terrifying scene inside buildings. Footage of the massive earthquake that hit a southern state in Mexico on Friday showed the terrifying scene from inside several buildings. The magnitude of the earthquake in Oaxaca ranged between […]

‘Skyscraper’ Trailer: The Rock vs. Big Buildings [Updated]

Update: After the Super Bowl TV spot, Universal debuted the full Skyscraper trailer on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon. Check it out below, and our original article follows. Nothing can stop Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, not even a really, really big building. In Skyscraper, Johnson plays a muscular man who assesses security for skyscrapers. As bad […]