Question of the Week Podcast

Question of the Week episode

Mon, 13th Jun 2011

Are there more earthquakes now?

San Andreas Fault (c) Ikluft

Is it true that there are more earthquakes now than in the past, and that they are more intense?  We explore the problem in this Question of the Week.  Plus, we ask if non-coding DNA has a purpose.

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  • Have earthquakes been more frequent recently?

    I have a question about earthquakes. It seems like there have been an awful lot of big earthquakes lately. Is there some reason that they seem to be a lot recently? Like once one of the plates moves it somehow affects a lot of the other plates too. Or is it just a coincidence? I ...

 

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