Exploring 1,000 Years of Earthquake History along the San Andreas Fault
Join Dr. Bridget Smith as she takes us on a journey back in time deciphering the historical behavior of the San Andreas and explaining how studying earthquake history can give us future insight.
|Exploring 1,000 Years of Earthquake History along the San Andreas Fault|
|Earthquakes in Southern California: A View from Space
Yuri Fialko discusses what we know about earthquakes, and the slow tectonic deformation that causes them, using modern space technologies.
|Unraveling the Secrets of the Southern San Andreas Fault
The southern San Andreas Fault in California has not had a large earthquake in approximately 300 years, yet the average recurrence interval for the previous five ruptures is about 180 years.
|How the Earth was Made
The series examines some of the most well-known locations and geological phenomena in the world, including California's San Andreas Fault, the Mariana Trench, the Krakatoa volcano, the Alps, the Atacama Desert, Tsunami, and Asteroids.
|Earthquake Mainshocks and Aftershocks: What We Do and Do Not Know
Dr. Debi Kilb discusses what seismologists now understand about the extent and duration of aftershocks following major earthquakes, and what mysteries remain for future seismic scientists to unravel.
|10 Things You didn't Know about Earthquakes
This is a four-part BBC documentary series presented by Iain Stewart, revealing some surprising facts about natural phenomena - tsunamis, earthquakes, avalanches and volcanoes.
|Home Preparedness in Earthquake Country
If you live with the potential of earthquakes it is important to be prepared. Matthew Springer, UCSF Professor of Medicine, gives specific strategies about how to secure your home, yourself and your pets.
|Earthquakes in Your Backyard
This course provides an introduction to earthquakes, their causes and effects. General discussion of basic principles and methods of seismology and geological tectonics, distribution of earthquakes in space and time, effects of earthquakes, and earthquake hazard and risk.