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New Evidence For Regular Magnitude 8 Earthquakes On Alpin Fault
2012-07-27 13:21:39

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The most dangerous fault line on the island of New Zealand is the Alpine Fault. It is approximately 80 miles northwest of the islands main city of Christchurch. Research published in the prestigious journal Science, co-authored by University of Nevada, Reno's Glenn Biasi and colleagues at GNS Science in New Zealand, shows that very large earthquakes have been occurring regularly on the Alpine Fault along the southwest coastline of...

2008-08-07 00:00:15

IBM-led engagement brings Guidewire ClaimCenter to New Zealand's Earthquake Commission in order to improve natural disaster claims handling capabilities Earthquake Commission of New Zealand Lance Dixon Insurance Manager + 64 (4) 978 6407 LRDixon@EQC.govt.nz or IBM New Zealand Jessica Griffin Communications +64 (9) 359 8458 jgriffin@nz.ibm.com or Guidewire Software, Inc. Diana Stott Public Relations Manager +1 (650) 356 4941 dstott@guidewire.com The...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
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