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USGS Seismologist Warns LA Quake Could Knock Out Power Grid, Disrupt Water Supply

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — On the eve of the Great ShakeOut a renowned U.S. Geological Survey seismologist updated Los Angeles officials Wednesday on ways the city can better prepare for an earthquake, and potential losses in the event of a quake. 499 more words


Zena the Wonder Dog experiences her first temblor while I practice Tweeting!

I wasn’t planning to say too much about last Friday evening’s magnitude 5.1 earthquake. It’s was modest in size, and although never entirely inconsequential, I’ve written about California’s seismic activity before. 610 more words