Earth science: The slippery slope

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Seismic readings suggest that a zone of weak, slippery rocks lies beneath the Pacific northwest coast of the United States. These frail layers might be limiting the violence of earthquakes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)497-498
Number of pages2
JournalNature
Volume417
Issue number6888
DOIs
StatePublished - May 30 2002

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Earth science : The slippery slope. / Zandt, George.

In: Nature, Vol. 417, No. 6888, 30.05.2002, p. 497-498.

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Zandt, George. / Earth science : The slippery slope. In: Nature. 2002 ; Vol. 417, No. 6888. pp. 497-498.
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