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How earthquakes in Japan trigger quakes at U.S. fracking siteshe injected ground fluids increase pressure on a fault’s surface, unclamping the fault and making it easier to slip to cause a quake.

How earthquakes in Japan trigger quakes at U.S. fracking sites
he injected ground fluids increase pressure on a fault’s surface, unclamping the fault and making it easier to slip to cause a quake.

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  2. dwo2012 said: Need to stop this it causes quakes and sink holes
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  6. neezieneezie said: this quote needs a tiny bit of help…”he injected”?…”to slip to cause?” sounds interesting, thanks for the post
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    Somehow we found a way to harm the environment that actually involves earthquakes. Well done, humanity.
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    http://qz.com/103245/science-earthquakes-abroad-triggering-quakes-in-the-us-as-fracking-pressures-faults/
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