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Earthquake fired steam-powered boulders

Heat from sliding rocks created pressure-cooker effect.

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  1. Huang, S.-W., Jean, J.-S. & Hu, J.-C. Huge rock eruption caused by the 1999 Chi-Chi earthquake in Taiwan. Geophysical Research Letters, 30, 1858 - 1861, (2003).

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Ball, P. Earthquake fired steam-powered boulders. Nature (2003).

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