We may be able to predict earthquakes

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    And where would that leave us? Building in the path of tornados? Hurricanes? There are faults all over the country.
     
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    Not building and living on faults.
     
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    Granny thinks its a earthquake whenever possum goes gallopin' around the trailer...
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    Researchers use ocean waves to predict seismic shaking in Southern California
    January 23, 2014 - Results show a rupture of the San Andreas Fault could generate three times more shaking in Los Angeles than surrounding regions.

     
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    Forecasting earthquakes...

    Study: Slow-Motion Movements Predict Strength of Future Earthquakes
    November 19, 2014 ~ Scientists know where earthquakes are likely to occur, but not when. Now, however, an American geologist and his team have found that it may be possible to forecast how strong an earthquake may be.
     
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