SCEC Highlights and News

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California's Tsunami Preparedness Week Set for March 25-29 with Record Number of Participants
California is subject to a tsunami at any time, whether locally generated (in which we may have only minutes to act) or ...
Jason Ballmann,Greg Beroza
Deep Learning Shakes Up Seismology with Quake Early Warning System
Most people can’t detect an earthquake until the ground under their feet is already shaking or sliding, leaving little...
HPC Wire
It’s Not Always About “The Big One”: Why We Mine for the Little Ones, Too
What’s a bit new, trendy, and even a little quirky in earthquake science? Mining through extensive earthquake data in ...
JBallmann, Beroza, Benthien
Northridge quake thrashed Los Angeles 25 years ago this week
Twenty-five years ago this week, a violent, pre-dawn earthquake shook Los Angeles from its sleep, and sunrise revealed w...
AP WAS THERE: California’s deadly 1994 Northridge earthquake
The Associated Press' (AP) first article published on the 1994 Northridge earthquake, just hours after the earthquake st...
Earthquake-weary Alaskans still grappling with damage
Life was beginning to return to normal Monday in Alaska following the powerful earthquake near Anchorage, but people ner...
USGS Event Page, M7.0 Anchorage Earthquake
The November 30, 2018, Mw 7.0 earthquake near Anchorage, Alaska, occurred as the result of normal faulting at a depth of...
Powerful quakes buckle Alaska roads, trigger tsunami warning
Back-to-back earthquakes measuring 7.0 and 5.7 rocked buildings and shattered roads Friday morning in Anchorage, sending...
L.A.-Boratory: From earthquake safety to community health, USC Dornsife research is shaping Los Angeles life, policy and design.
In 2015, the L.A. City Council approved laws requiring property owners to reinforce as many as 15,000 buildings built be...
New study reveals connection between climate, life and the movement of continents
A new study by The University of Texas at Austin has demonstrated a possible link between life on Earth and the movement...