Latest Microseism Stories
There’s no doubt that last autumn’s superstorm Sandy left a trail of destruction as it churned up the eastern seaboard, making a bulls-eye run at New York City. But a new study from researchers at the University of Utah has found that the storm also shook things up a bit.
Data from faint earth tremors caused by wind-driven ocean wavesâ€”often dismissed as â€œbackground noiseâ€ at seismographic stations around the worldâ€”suggest extreme ocean storms have become more frequent over the past three decades, according to research presented at the annual meeting of the Seismological Society of America.
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