By WBOC Chief Meteorologist Dan Satterfield: John Taber is a friend of mine who works for IRIS- the Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology, and he let me know about some materials they have designed for teachers who want to use the Nepal quake as a teachable moment. The materials include pdf’s and power point slides.
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A 7.9 magnitude quake is big. Really big. It shakes the entire planet, even though you may not feel it. The Seismograph trace below is from Towson University and the quake on the other side of the world “pegged the needle”.