Drilling into a fault to capture 3D earthquake behavior
POSTED ON MAY 17, 2022 BY TEMBLOR
To know what happens to a fault during an earthquake, we need to have our eyes on it. A new drilling project gets instruments as close as possible to the source of a future earthquake in Taiwan.
By Kuo-Fong Ma, Ph.D., Institute of Earth Sciences, Academia Sinica, National Central University, and Kate Zalzal, science writer
Citation: Ma, K., Zalzal, K. 2022, Drilling into a fault to capture 3D earthquake behavior, Temblor, http://doi.org/10.32858/temblor.257