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2010-02-23 08:46:19

A five-person team sent to evaluate damage from the devastating magnitude-7 earthquake that struck Haiti on Jan 12 found no surface evidence of the fault that might have caused the quake, but installed four instruments to measure aftershocks and help pinpoint the epicenter.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.