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Essential California: Can smaller quakes warn us of the Big One?

Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Monday, Sept. 11, and here’s what’s happening across California:


Earthquake forecasting: Can smaller ones warn us of the Big One?

Will there one day be an app on our smartphones that alerts you when the chance of a major earthquake in California rises? Some scientists think so. Forecasting exactly when and where a catastrophic earthquake will strike next is impossible, but what scientists can do is pay...

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