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Greater Number of Earthquakes Coming as Earth’s Rotation Slows – The Weather Channel

December 7, 2017 |

Greater Number of Earthquakes Coming as Earth’s Rotation SlowsThe Weather ChannelThe change in shape is minuscule (less than 12 mm, according to Bilham), but Bendick and Bilham’s research has found that it can trigger a greater number of earthquakes than … Read More

UC Berkeley seismologists’ data informs early earthquake warning systems in US – Daily Californian

December 4, 2017 |

UC Berkeley seismologists’ data informs early earthquake warning systems in USDaily CalifornianA team of seismologists from UC Berkeley, the U.S. Geological Survey and the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute are using data collected on Mexico’s earthquake early warning, or EEW, systems … Read More

Attuned to temblors: How well can scientists forecast massive earthquakes? – Christian Science Monitor

November 30, 2017 |

Attuned to temblors: How well can scientists forecast massive earthquakes?Christian Science MonitorOn a shorter timescale, researchers and governments are working together to detect the first grumblings of an earthquake and alert communities that might be affected. Earthquake early warning systems … Read More

Parkfield segment of San Andreas fault may host occasional large … – EurekAlert (press release)

November 30, 2017 |

Parkfield segment of San Andreas fault may host occasional large …EurekAlert (press release)Although magnitude 6 earthquakes occur about every 25 years along the Parkfield Segment of the San Andreas Fault, geophysical data suggest that the seismic slip induced by those … Read More

Where in the Pacific Northwest Will the Next Monstrous Earthquake Strike? – Live Science

November 30, 2017 |

Where in the Pacific Northwest Will the Next Monstrous Earthquake Strike?Live ScienceScientists have known that The Really big One, a monstrous 9.0-magnitude earthquake, may hit the Pacific Northwest within the next several decades. New geological research just determined that the … Read More

How other countries warn people a disaster is on its way | Stuff.co.nz – Stuff.co.nz

November 30, 2017 |

How other countries warn people a disaster is on its way | Stuff.co.nzStuff.co.nzSunday’s test was progress, but did you know other countries send quake warnings before the shaking starts?

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