Thursday, February 25, 2010

VIDEO:Predicting Earthquakes Hazards In Haiti

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In 2008 a team of scientists warned that a large earthquake could hit Haiti. Local geologist Carol Prentice, who was part of that team, discusses how they came to that conclusion and how the Bay Area could be next.

The aftermath of the earthquake in Haiti has been devastating. The Academy is part of San Franciscos Haiti Earthquake Relief program; we have a coin collecting machine on-site to collect donations to assist four different organizations.

Source: ScienceMagazine

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