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Parkfield Keeps Secrets After a Long-Awaited Quake

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Science  08 Oct 2004:
Vol. 306, Issue 5694, pp. 206-207
DOI: 10.1126/science.306.5694.206

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Last week's earthquake in central California has justified seismologists' belief that Parkfield was the place to wait for a sizable quake they could study, but they didn't get it entirely right.