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Scientific American

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A Few Hundred Smartphones Could Catch Earthquakes Early

April 15th, 2015

Episode 234 of 601 episodes

Thanks to their GPS systems, smartphones in an array could pick up movements indicating the onset of an earthquake and provide extra seconds of early warning. Cynthia Graber reports

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