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Learn the Basics of Earthquakes - Geology - About.com
Start here for the seismic basics: faults that cause earthquakes, types of seismic waves, damages they cause and more.
http://geology.about.com/od/earthquakes/a/aa_quakenuts.htm
Earthquakes - Geology - About.com
Earthquake facts, hazards, preparedness and prediction.
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The Great Cascadia Earthquake of 2xxx - Geology - About.com
Cascadia is America's own tectonic version of Sumatra, where the magnitude 9.3 earthquake and tsunami of 2004 occurred. Stretching off the Pacific shore from ...
http://geology.about.com/od/quake_preparedness/a/aa_cascadiaEQ.htm
Earthquake Safety and Preparedness in Los Angeles
Earthquake Safety Preparations for Los Angeles Residents.
http://losangeles.about.com/od/educationgovernment/a/earthquakeprep.htm
What Causes an Earthquake in Greece? - Greece Travel - About.com
The Institute of Geodynamics in Greece lists recent earthquake data on its website, which offers both a Greek- and English-language version. They show the ...
http://gogreece.about.com/od/newsmedia/a/earthquakes.htm
An Overview of Earthquakes - Geography - About.com
A thorough overview of earthquakes and earthquake facts from the About.com Geography site and intern Amanda Briney.
http://geography.about.com/od/geographyintern/a/earthquakefacts.htm
What to Do During an Earthquake - Los Angeles Travel - About.com
Earthquake safety should not be a big concern when traveling to Los Angeles, but in the unlikely event that an earthquake does occur while you're in town, ...
http://golosangeles.about.com/od/latravelplanning/a/EarthquakeTips.htm
Deep Earthquakes - Why They Happen - Geology - About.com
Shallow earthquakes require solid rocks to occur—more specifically, cold, brittle rocks. Only these can store up elastic strain along a geologic fault, held in check  ...
http://geology.about.com/od/earthquakes/a/aa_deeEQs.htm
Seattle Earthquakes, Types of Quakes & Fault Lines - Seattle/Tacoma
Learn about the types of earthquakes possible in the Seattle area, as well as the history of past quakes in the region--from the 2001 Nisqually quake back to one ...
http://seattle.about.com/od/localgovernment/a/Seattle-Earthquakes.htm
Measuring Earthquake Magnitudes - Geology - About.com
Nowadays, every earthquake magnitude scale is the Richter scale.
http://geology.about.com/cs/quakemags/a/aa060798.htm
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