October 26, 2021

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We Can’t Predict Earthquakes…Yet!

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Here on SciShow, we’ve talked quite a bit about how difficult it is to predict earthquakes, and how we prepare for them. So today, let’s take a tour of earthquake science!

Hosted by: Rose Bear Don’t Walk

Earthquake preparation links: https://www.usgs.gov/natural-hazards/earthquake-hazards/science/prepare?qt-science_center_objects=0#qt-science_center_objects

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Original episodes:
Can We Predict Earthquakes? – https://youtu.be/gFB-qpiKccs
Can Animals Predict Earthquakes? – https://youtu.be/oSRQvyojOL8
The “Devil’s Staircase” Shows Why Earthquakes Are Hard to Predict – https://youtu.be/dRRZkj-nBJY
The Future of Earthquake-Proof Buildings – https://youtu.be/yJXjcCUpzeY
Are We Overdue for a Megaquake? – https://youtu.be/4DtsYqCPZI4