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Waves Generated By Russian Meteor Recorded Crossing The US
2013-03-07 13:29:53

A network of seismographic stations recorded spectacular signals from the blast waves of the meteor that landed near Chelyabinsk, Russia, as the waves crossed the United States.

Image 1 - First EarthScope 'Transportable Array' Seismic Station Reaches US East Coast
2012-02-18 04:35:13

Yulee, Florida. Not a place one usually thinks of as an Earthquake Epicenter. But this swampland not far from the Georgia state line is now home to a state-of-the-art seismic station known as 457A.

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2011-04-01 15:20:01

First such station installed northwest of Columbia, Mississippi.

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2010-09-23 10:45:00

A Princeton University-led research team has developed the capability to produce realistic movies of earthquakes based on complex computer simulations that can be made available worldwide within hours of a disastrous upheaval.

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2010-05-04 08:59:19

Scientists study the February Chilean earthquake, and the likelihood of future such quakes.


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