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Earthquake And Tsunami Hazards Along Coasts Might Be Higher Than Expected – Forbes

Earthquake and tsunami hazards from subduction zones might be higher than current estimates, new study shows.

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Two of the most destructive forces of natureearthquakes and tsunamismight actually be more of a threat than current estimates according to new research conducted by scientists at The University of New Mexico and the Nanyang Technological University published today in the journal Nature Geoscience.
The researchers developed a new method to assess earthquake and tsunami hazards represented by the most distant part…

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