Skip to main content

Thank you for visiting nature.com. You are using a browser version with limited support for CSS. To obtain the best experience, we recommend you use a more up to date browser (or turn off compatibility mode in Internet Explorer). In the meantime, to ensure continued support, we are displaying the site without styles and JavaScript.

Rock mechanics: Luminous phenomena and their relationship to rock fracture

This is a preview of subscription content

Access options

Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.

$32.00

All prices are NET prices.

References

  1. Brady, B.T. & Rowell, G.A. Nature 321, 488 (1986).

    ADS  Article  Google Scholar 

  2. Devereaux, P. Earth Lights (Turnstone, 1982).

    Google Scholar 

  3. Govinda, A. The Way of the White Clouds (Shambhala, 1970).

    Google Scholar 

  4. Derr, J.S. Bull. seism. Soc. Am. 63, 2177–2187, 1973.

    Google Scholar 

  5. Lomnitz, C. & Lomnitz, L., (reported by Malcolm. A.H. New York Times 2 June 1977).

  6. Derr, J.S. & Persinger, M.A. Experientia (in the press).

  7. Cress, G.O., Brady, B.T. & Rowell, G.A. Geophys. Res. Lett. (in the press).

  8. King, B.V. & Freund, F. Phys. Rev. B29, 5814 (1984).

    ADS  CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  9. Wiedenmann, C.L. Vestigia Newslett. 2, 1 (1977).

    Google Scholar 

  10. Persinger, M.A. & Derr, J.S. Perceptual and Motor Skills 61, 807– (1985).

    Google Scholar 

Download references

Author information

Authors and Affiliations

Authors

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Cite this article

Derr, J. Rock mechanics: Luminous phenomena and their relationship to rock fracture. Nature 321, 470–471 (1986). https://doi.org/10.1038/321470a0

Download citation

  • Issue Date:

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/321470a0

Further reading

Search

Quick links

Nature Briefing

Sign up for the Nature Briefing newsletter — what matters in science, free to your inbox daily.

Get the most important science stories of the day, free in your inbox. Sign up for Nature Briefing