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Earthquake Early Warning System

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Cal Scientists Go Underground To Monitor Hayward Fault Heartbeat

With a network of sensors spread across the UC Berkeley campus, scientists are hoping to get a clear picture — and sounds — of the Hayward Fault’s next big move.


Multi-agency crews clear away rubble on Park Street December 22, 2003 in downtown Paso Robles, California. The 6.5 richter scale earthquake hit the central coast of California earlier today killing at least two people. (Photo by Ana Elisa Fuentes/Getty Images)

Gov. Brown Signs Bill To Develop Quake Early Warning System

Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday ordered creation of a statewide earthquake early warning system that could give millions of Californians a few precious seconds of warning before a powerful temblor strikes.



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