There is no easy solution for earthquake prediction, but machine learning in particular has made forecasting far better.
Guest article from SuperGeo. SCENARIO On September 21st, 1999, a 7.3 strong magnitude earthquake rocked Taiwan. It caused thousands of death and injuries, which was the most severe earthquake ever by the end of the 20th century in Taiwan. After that, the strong aftershocks hit all around Taiwan continuously, increasing […]
The USGS is now testing out Twitter to collect early response information about earthquakes: “the USGS is developing a system that gathers real-time, earthquake-related messages from the social networking site Twitter and applies place, time, and quantity data to provide geo-located earthquake detection within 60 seconds of an event’s origin […]
Earlier this month, a network of research stations located across Southern California and Baja California was dedicated in order to detect minute movements of the earth. On July2, 2001, the 250th station was installed. Each of the 250 stations in the Southern California Integrated GPS Network (SCIGN), is linked to a […]