News of the Week

Parkfield Happens

See allHide authors and affiliations

Science  01 Oct 2004:
Vol. 306, Issue 5693, pp. 27
DOI: 10.1126/science.306.5693.27b

You are currently viewing the summary.

View Full Text

Log in to view the full text

Log in through your institution

Log in through your institution


A scientific event nearly 20 years overdue occurred 28 September near the central California town of Parkfield (population 37) when a magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck.