seismological research letters

Now, tweets being used to get public reaction to quakes

December 16th, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.16 (ANI): Tweets are being used by the US Geological Survey (USGS) to get instant public reaction to earthquakes.The agency is trawling the messages to find out what people felt ... Read more...

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Tiny tremors can track extreme storms in a warming planet

April 18th, 2008 - 12:08 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 18 (IANS) Data from faint earth tremors caused by wind-driven ocean waves - often dismissed as "background noise" at seismographic stations - suggest extreme ocean storms have become more frequent ... Read more...

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