Fracking technique raises prospect of better prediction of mega-earthquakes

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An experiment has shed light on how controversial human activities such as fracking can cause small earthquakes. This may enable better controls of hazardous techniques. But it could have even greater relevance as a way to predict big earthquakes and other natural hazards.
Original languageEnglish
Specialist publicationThe Conversation
PublisherThe Conversation UK
Publication statusPublished - 11 Jun 2015


  • Seismology
  • Earthquakes
  • Fracking


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