Geology: Earthquake risk for North China city

Abstract

people not far from Beijing, lies atop a seismic fault that could be overdue for a large earthquake. An Yin of the University of California in Los Angeles and his colleagues analysed modern and historical records of earthquakes in northern China. Mapping their locations revealed a 160-kilometre-long fault segment running through Tianjin, roughly 100… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/515468b

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