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Title: Microscopic bubbles sap seismic waves’ strength

The effect, long theorized but only now observed, suggests that gas-rich subterranean reservoirs might reveal themselves in the echoes of earthquakes.
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
22482525
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Physics Today; Journal Volume: 68; Journal Issue: 8; Other Information: (c) 2015 American Institute of Physics; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING; BUBBLES; EARTHQUAKES; SEISMIC WAVES