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How Does An Earthquake Trigger A Tsunami?
March 19, 2011
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With all the information coming out of Japan these days, it's understandable you might have a lot of questions about how a disaster of this scale actually happens. If your curiosity falls on the science-y side of things, the University of Fairbanks in Alaska has put together this simple CGI animation to show how the type of earthquake that happened in Japan also generates a tsunami...


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