California Earthquake Claim Debunked

California Earthquake Claim Debunked

Los Angeles : CA : USA | Mar 22, 2011 at 10:09 AM PDT
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An unfounded scientific assertion by a nonscientist has swept across the Web like a tsunami over the past few days. In an article in Newsweek, writer Simon Winchester claimed that the 9.0-magnitude Japan earthquake, following close on the heels of recent quakes in New Zealand and Chile, has ratcheted up the chances of a catastrophic seismic event striking in California.

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