Seven years on, and I'm still haunted by the 7.1 earthquake that rudely awoke me from my sleep on September 4, 2010. Each of us find ways to heal in different ways. For me, it's to look at the science behind what happened, and trying to explain to the world at large exactly what it was like to go through those frightening events.
On this month's episode of Conversations in Science, Jessie and I spoke about earthquakes and what happens.
Earthquakes: The Earth's Dance
(First aired on KLRNRadio, Monday, September 4, 2017)
- What earthquakes are.
- The forces involved and how you can simulate the forces using your hands.
- The Pacific Plate and how earthquakes in New Zealand can foretell earthquakes in Japan and California.