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Frequent Heavy Rain Has Made California a Mudslide Hotspot

This story originally appeared on Inside Climate News and is part of the Climate Desk collaboration.Picture the minute hand at about 8 past the hour. That’s the slope of Viet’s backyard in southern Los Angeles County. It’s a bit too aggressive for a slip-and-slide. In fact, Viet doesn’t even let his 7-year-old daughter play on the family’s small back patio.“I don’t need her falling down that hill,” he said.When Viet and his wife bought their house-on-a-hill five years ago, it was a win, their piece of “the Hollywood…

The Body and Dis Fig: Orchards of a Futile Heaven review – awe-inspiring music for heavy times | Music

US duo the Body, who have long operated in the post-apocalyptic remains of metal and noise, team up here with Dis Fig, AKA Berlin-based DJ, producer and vocalist Felicia Chen, known for her brilliantly unsettling 2019 album Purge and a subsequent full-length collab with the Bug. Here, there are times when the dub-wise feel is rather like Kevin Martin’s insectile alias at his most jaded and speaker-destroying, but even he might hold back from the hellish moods on show here. If current news events and the general state of…

Borderlands’ First Trailer Is Heavy on the Chaos

Image: LionsgateLionsgate has been trying to get a Borderlands movie off the ground since 2015, with Eli Roth becoming attached to the project in 2020. After a longer-than-expected wait and a series of reshoots with Tim Miller at the helm, the movie is a real thing, and it’s coming in August. The first trailer, however, is here now:Borderlands (2024) Official Trailer - Cate Blanchett, Kevin Hart, Jack BlackThe Borderlands games concern a rotating quartet of Vault Hunters who show up on the planet Pandora looking to find a

Delhi: Heavy Fines and Scrapping Guidelines Issued For End-of-Life Vehicles in Public Spaces

Published By: Samreen PallLast Updated: February 21, 2024, 11:17 ISTDelhi: Heavy Fines and Scrapping Guidelines Issued For End-of-Life Vehicles in Public Spaces. (File for representation)Delhi govt issues guidelines for handling endoflife vehicles in public spaces, imposing fines up to Rs 10,000; strict measures for release & scrapping outlined.Fresh guidelines have been issued by the Delhi government for handling end-of-life vehicles at public places, stipulating a penalty of Rs 10,000 for four-wheelers and Rs 5,000

Kingmakers is an isekai shooter-strategy hybrid that has you wade into medieval battles with heavy firepower – Destructoid

Tinybuild has announced Road Redemption developer Redemption Road Games’ Kingmakers, which takes medieval battle simulation and perverts it with modern firepower. I can dig it. The trailer’s pretty awesome, misdirecting with some shots of gameplay that could be torn out of any number of medieval RTS. Then, it cuts to someone driving a pickup truck through the battle, and it gets weirder from there. You play as someone from the future who gets sent back in time to intervene in…

Physicists Discover Brand-New Isotopes of Heavy Rare-Earth Elements : ScienceAlert

Never-before-seen ratios of particles making up atomic nuclei have emerged in a landmark experiment involving the fragmentation of heavy elements.By breaking apart the nuclei of platinum, physicists led by Oleg Tarasov of Michigan State University have discovered new isotopes of rare-Earth elements thulium, ytterbium, and lutetium. It's an achievement that scientists believe will help them understand the properties of neutron-rich nuclei and the processes that forge new elements in the collision of neutron stars.The…

Laptops for coders and programmers for handling heavy workload: 10 picks for you

1. ASUS Creator Vivobook K3605ZF-MBN543WS The ASUS Creator Vivobook K3605ZF-MBN543WS is a high-performance laptop designed for coding and programming. With a powerful Intel Core i5-12450H processor, 8GB RAM, and 512GB SSD storage, this laptop offers seamless multitasking and quick program compilation. The 15.6-inch display with NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 graphics delivers stunning visuals for coding and development tasks. Specifications of…

Snarls Preview New Album With Deliciously Poppy ‘Heavy Drinker’

Columbus indie rockers will drop With Love in May Columbus indie pop band Snarls have returned with the new single “Heavy Drinker.” The track harks back to the band’s previous work — a deliciously fun recipe of harmonies, party stomper hooks, and cheeky guitar distortion. “It encapsulates everything we love about our band with a fresh take,” Snarls said. The band is comprised of guitarist Chlo White, bassist Riley Hall, and guitarist Mick Martinez.

Check out these heavy discounts on RPG Maker toolkits

Looking for something to scratch that retro role-playing game itch, but don’t want to purchase a brand-new game? Well, if you’d rather make your own, you can always check out the expansive list of RPG Maker toolkits, which are currently on sale. Beginning yesterday, the RPG Maker Festival 2024 goes on for the rest of this week, boasting a load of software that’s got some pretty hefty discounts on Steam at the moment. You can get VX, VX Ace, as well as Makers 2000 and 2003 for a whopping 90% off. If you don’t mind going…

Lucknow Man Urinates Inside Hyundai i20’s Door Amid Heavy Traffic [Video]

With the number of cars and vehicles increasing on the road, traffic jams are a common sight on Indian roads. Alongside this, we have also started to observe anger issues among people on the road. Drivers or riders are often too impatient on the road, and this results in road rage incidents. However, here we have a video from Uttar Pradesh’s capital where people waiting in their vehicles amidst a traffic jam witness a person deciding to open the door and urinate inside the car’s door. Lucknow is not for…