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The fourth hearing of the Appeal trial

The fourth hearing started on October 24, with the pleading of Petrelli, defending Barberi.
He started remembering the so-called “theory of social representations” developed by anthropologist Ciccozzi, which served as “covering scientific law” to assess the causal connection between defendants initiatives and casualties in the first trial. 844 more words



It is scary to imagine that the ground we are standing on and believe to be so reliable and thick can shift and split open. Although there have been advances in the technology to predict natural disasters, earthquake predictability and accuracy is still not as efficient as we need in order to be most prepared. 460 more words

Quaking London

Earthquakes were recorded in London in 1247, 1275, 1382, 1439, 1626 and 1750. In 1580 the last significant quake struck, which originated in the Strait of Dover. 167 more words

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Magnitude 5.1 earthquake quake hits Alaska near Fairbanks

(Reuters) – A 5.1 magnitude earthquake struck Alaska near Fairbanks on Thursday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, and there were no initial reports of damage or injuries. 151 more words

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