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Earthquake risk in Christchurch

John Kerr posted in on June 15th, 2011.

Following Mondays two damaging aftershocks, Christchurch is starting — once more — the arduous task of clean up. But are they out of the woods yet? Seismologists have been working hard to keep the public informed of the current estimates for future shocks. Following Tuesday’s initial coverage, further reporting has explored the future risk of […]

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Seismologists on Christchurch quakes

John Kerr posted in on June 14th, 2011.

Following yesterday’s two earthquakes in Canterbury, the media sought out experts to explain what happened and, perhaps more importantly, was is going to happen beneath the city of Christchurch. The news reports below detail the response of seismologists to the strong aftershocks experienced yesterday and warnings of future aftershocks. Media coverage: New Zealand Herald: Swarm […]

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