Photos: Learning from disaster

Photos: Learning from disaster

Summary: Visitors are educated about how scientists study and measure quakes at the U.S. Geological Survey Visitors Center.

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  • Brad Aagaard

    Geophysicist Brad Aagaard of the U.S. Geological Survey creates computer animations to map the strength of earthquakes in California.

  • Sacramento Delta

    A computer-animated mapping details shaking intensity in the Sacramento Delta.

  • Seisometer

    Instruments like the seisometer help scientists determine the strength of an earthquake.

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