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BSL's earthquake early warning system as explained by Rachel Maddow

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Since the recent South Napa earthquake, the Berkeley Seismological Laboratory's earthquake early warning system has received a lot of media attention. On August 25 it was even mentioned on The Rachel Maddow Show. Unlike some media outlets which have mentioned only that the system worked, Maddow cogently explained how the system works. Here's the link for the segment: