Geoscience: Shocking tides

@article{Tanaka2010GeoscienceST,
  title={Geoscience: Shocking tides},
  author={Sachiko Tanaka},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2010},
  volume={463},
  pages={712-712}
}
Geophys. Res. Lett. doi:10.1029/2009GL041581 (2010) The gravitational pull of the Sun and Moon raise minute tides in Earth’s crust, which can alter the stress on faults. Seismologists have long debated whether these ‘Earth tides’ can trigger earthquakes. Now Sachiko Tanaka of the National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Prevention in… CONTINUE READING