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NZ Herald: Christchurch earthquake – Deadly tremors rebounded on city

Peter Griffin posted in on February 25th, 2011.

Isaac Davison writes in the New Zealand Herald about how hard rock near the epicentre of Tuesday’s Christchurch earthquake may have made the situation worse, by reflecting more seismic activity towards the city. While earthquake waves can be dispersed or absorbed by some types of material, they are also deflected by hard surfaces, such as […]

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