Monday, May 23, 2011

Intraplate Earthquakes More Deadly


PARIS — Knowledge of seismic risk is badly skewed in favour of earthquakes that occur on plate boundaries, such as the March 11 temblor that hit northeast Japan, rather than those that strike deep inland, a pair of scientists said on Sunday.

Yeah!  Here are two people, after my own heart, evacuating into the wind.  It's good to hear their voices, but we need a few more disasters yet.

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