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This posting from the NYT Retro Report on the 25th anniversary of the Loma Prieta quake generated several comments from readers. 234 more words
Colleen Curry from ABC news interviewed Dr. Laó Dávila about Oklahoma earthquakes.
The story can be found in this link: http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/headlines/2014/04/oklahoma-had-nearly-150-earthquakes-in-one-month/
(April 9, 2014) Another earthquake has struck China’s seismically hazardous southwestern region in the same vicinity as one of the country’s mega-dams. Chinese geologist and environmentalist Fan Xiao says there is a “high probability” the Xiluodu dam, China’s second and the world’s third biggest hydropower plant, triggered the quake.
Event Reports: An electrical issue shuts down a reactor in New Hampshire, a leak causes an Illinois reactor to coast to a stop, a Louisiana reactor loses emergency sirens and an earthquake hits a shuttered nuke in California
Some items from today’s Event Notification Report:
1. Early this morning, as operators were ramping down the sole reactor at New Hampshire’s Seabrook nuclear power plant for refueling, the reactor shut itself down and initiated an emergency feedwater activation. 210 more words