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In a little-heeded warning issued at a 2009 conference on the subject, experts outlined a range of mechanisms by which climate change could already be causing more earthquakes, tsunamis, and volcanic activity. . . .
Scientists have known for some time that climate change affects not just the atmosphere and the oceans but the earth’s crust, but these effects are not widely understood by the public.
Originally posted by Odyssian
guys, is this normal ? so many after-quakes ? I haven't followed any of the other major earthquakes like I am now so I have no idea how this would work... but... all day long now ? and they keep coming and coming, and we can still see some over magnitude 6.
the possible Nuclear Plant meltdown a bit of a worry
Originally posted by berkeleygal
reply to post by Anmarie96
Nuclear meltdown - glad I have my fallout pills!
I am just drained by the events of the last 24 hours, how about you?
It was nearly 8,000 times stronger than last month's quake in New Zealand that devastated the city of Christchurch, scientists said.