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Get Ready to Shakeout!!

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Millions of people worldwide will practice how to Drop, Cover, and Hold On at 10:16 a.m. on October 16th during Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills! You can join them today by registering the for 2014 Great Central U.S. Shakeout.

Participating is a great way for your family or organization to be prepared to survive and recover quickly from big earthquakes wherever you live, work, or travel.


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CERI expertise focuses closely on earthquake hazards. Diverse technologies afford new research opportunities, while our established scientific and engineering program is producing new information used in private and public plans for lessening earthquake hazards.

A Geophysical Field Trip to Death Valley, California, Spring Break (March 9 - 17)
Read our students' journal here.

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New Madrid Town

 The New Madrid Seismic Zone - See CERI's award winning documentary:

  "New Madrid: The Earthquakes of 1811-1812."

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