Double Dose of Bad Earthquake News

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A team of researchers, including one from the University of California, Riverside, has discovered that earthquake ruptures can…
Can slow creep along thrust faults help forecast megaquakes?

February 2, 2016

In Japan and areas like the Pacific Northwest where megathrust earthquakes are common, scientists may be able to…
The geography of Antarctica’s underside

December 8, 2015

Planetary scientists would be thrilled if they could peel the Earth like an orange and look at what…
‘Hidden earthquake’ discovery challenges tsunami early-warning systems

November 18, 2015

Seismologists at the University of Liverpool studying the 2011 Chile earthquake have discovered a previously undetected earthquake which…
Study predicts bedrock weathering based on topography

October 30, 2015

Just below Earth’s surface, beneath the roots and soil, is a hard, dense layer of bedrock that is…
A Century of Induced Earthquakes in Oklahoma?

October 22, 2015

The rate of earthquakes has increased sharply since 2009 in the central and eastern United States, with growing…
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