jueves, 5 de junio de 2008

TERREMOTOS EN LA ANTARTIDA

Equipo de sismólogos detectan terremotos glaciares gigantes bajo la Antártica.

Un equipo de sismólogos liderados por el colega Douglas A. Wiens de la Washington University ,
han registrado señales sísmicas de ríos gigantes en la Antártida, cada uno de ellos con la fuerza equivalente a (7 SIETE) terremotos.

Más información:
Washington University Antarctica team to install seismographs
Washington University Antarctic team to install seismographs
http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2007-11/wuis-wua110507.php
http://news-info.wustl.edu/tips/page/normal/10482.html

Seismologists find seismic signals from Antarctic ice stream
http://www.andhranews.net/Technology/2008/June/5-Seismologists-find-seismic-48171.asp

Monitoring Antarctic Ice Movement Is a Sticky Business
http://www.sciam.com/article.cfm?id=monitoring-antarctica-ice-movement-is-sticky-business
http://www.allheadlinenews.com/articles/7009063982

Seismologists detect gigantic glacial earthquakes under Antarctic ice stream
Washington, June 5 : Seismologists have found seismic signals from a giant river of ice in Antarctica, each one equivalent to a magnitude seven earthquake. http://www.newkerala.com/one.php?action=fullnews&id=69206