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Superstorms and Seismic Waves

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013
earthquakes, storms, superstorms, seismic waves, seismometer, Katrina, Sandy, Irene, hurricane, meteor

By Molly Michelson Did you feel a small tremor rumbling underground last fall? Seismometers as far west as Seattle lit up on October 30. But the source of the recorded energy didn’t come from an earthquake. It came from Superstorm Sandy, an extreme hurricane that hit the East Coast thousands of miles away. What the…? […]

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