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Megathrust investigations

Nature volume 440, pages 3132 (02 March 2006) | Download Citation

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We know the basic events of 26 December 2004: a giant earthquake beneath the Indian Ocean generated a devastating tsunami. But geoscientists are still learning about processes initiated during the earthquake.

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  1. Charles J. Ammon is in the Department of Geosciences, Penn State University, 440 Deike Building, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA. cammon@geosc.psu.edu

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