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Arizona Earthquakes Not As Rare As Once Thought
2012-08-15 08:40:27

A new study from Arizona State University found nearly 1,000 earthquakes rattling the state over a three-year period.

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2011-08-29 08:23:39

Scientists hope findings bring them closer to earthquake forecasting.

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2011-05-10 09:38:23

Primary coordination point for EarthScope science, education and outreach activities.

2010-06-25 14:44:31

California's San Andreas fault is notorious for repeatedly generating major earthquakes and for being on the brink of producing the next "big one" in a heavily populated area.

2009-01-09 08:50:00

Priceless treasure from the bottom of the sea is locked away at Texas A&M University, stacked on floor-to-ceiling racks and kept secure in 15,000 square feet of refrigerated space.

2005-08-06 15:13:48

The San Andreas Fault Observatory at Depth (SAFOD) reached a significant goal on Aug. 2 when scientists drilled into a seismically active section of the fault approximately two miles below the surface of the Earth.

2005-08-03 22:12:13

Geologists drilling a borehole into the San Andreas Fault to better understand the physics of earthquakes have hit a seismically active section of the fault for the first time.


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