Category Archives: Earthquakes

Ancient Japanese Technology

One of the things I most admire is low-tech solutions to problems.  For example, the turkey timer.  Simple and brilliant (a coil is restrained by wax with a melting point equal to the internal temperature of a cooked turkey).  I … Continue reading

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Shake, Rattle, and Roll

Last night, just after 7PM, my apartment started, well…the best way I have to describe it is it started to jiggle like a plate of jello for about 30 seconds.  Within a few minutes, data for the quake were available … Continue reading

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