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Seismology: Research Gets Big Boost One Year After Kobe Earthquake

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Science  19 Jan 1996:
Vol. 271, Issue 5247, pp. 285-286
DOI: 10.1126/science.271.5247.285


Tokyo—Japan has increased spending on earthquake-related research in the wake of the devastation from Kobe, moving away from a focus on prediction and promising scientists greater access to the data that are collected.