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Which country is most METAL?

One of your fellow Shreddit metalnerds compiled all the geographical info from Encyclopaedia Metallum and created this awesome heat map showing which countries have the most metal bands per capita. And it looks like the stereotype is true — Nordics reign supreme! Via

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Disaster Response in JAPAN

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.2 miles (24.4 kilometers) beneath the seafloor. This map shows the location of the March 11 earthquake, as well as the foreshocks (dotted lines) and aftershocks (solid lines). The size of each circle represents the magnitude of the associated quake or shock.…