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|BBC Maida Vale contains four sound studios for music and drama. The studio was home to John Peel's Peel Sessions, a regular slot in which a current popular band would play a set exclusively for the show. It was also home to the BBC Radiophonic Workshop, created in 1958 to produce sound effects and new music for radio. The most famous of the Workshop's creations using 'radiophonic' techniques...||03/01/2006||266|
|Fort Flagler was built along with Fort Casey and Fort Worden to form a "triangle of fire" to protect the entrance to Puget Sound at Admiralty Inlet, and gun batteries in each of these forts face Puget Sound. Situated on the western side of Puget Sound, Fort Flagler's batteries face eastward. In addition to the gun emplacements, the fort has historical barracks and officers' quarters, ...||04/09/2007||834|
|In the summer of 1995 an iceberg broke in two pieces and it rolled round. The result was a huge tsunami rolling towards the city of Uummannaq.|
In the bay of Uummannaq local fishermen and hunters had their boats an on a small island a hunter had his dogs chained. A few days before a local plumber had recieved a load of iron pipes they were placed on a barge in the bay.
|The place when dreams come true. Home of Lucasfilm and Skywalker sound. ||07/19/2005||1,504|
|The thermals keep these unique aircraft airborne (flight time may be extended if conditions permit). With no engines to disturb the silence - the only sound you'll hear is the WOOOOSH of the wind across the wings.||03/01/2007||488|
|Ministry of Sound Dance Club in Taipei|
|High resolution bathymetric map overlay of Puget Sound area of Washington State.||01/02/2008||1,557|
|On March 24, 1989, shortly after midnight, the oil tanker Exxon Valdez struck Bligh Reef in Prince William Sound, Alaska, spilling more than 11 million gallons of crude oil.||10/06/2005||1,055|
|Huge bridge connecting Eastpoint and Apalachicola at Apalachicola Bay/St. Vincent Sound, Florida panhandle||08/31/2005||346|
|The birthplace of recorded sound, the light bulb, and hundreds of other of Edison's inventions. The tower sits on the grounds of Edison's Menlo Park labratory.|
|Kalakala (pronounced, KAH-LOCK'-AH-LAH, Chinook for "Flying Bird")|
Introduced to Puget Sound in Seattle on 3 July 1935 and heralded around the world as the "World's first Streamline Art Deco Ferry"
Check out the GoogleEarth 'Kalakala Timeline' link
|Once known as the 'British Hollywood', Elstree and Borehamwood has played a significant role in the history of film making and television production. The original "Star Wars" trilogy was famously shot here, and one of the sound stages has been renamed "The George Lucas Stage". At the BBC Elstree studios are the sets for "Eastenders".||01/22/2006||1,060|