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Earthquake Below

Synopsis
Looks at how an earthquake shattered San Francisco in 1906 and a more recent earthquake in suburban Los Angeles. Also looks at the causes of earthquakes and at fault systems. Examines the attempts by NASA to detect and predict earthquakes.
Series
Rediscovery, Series
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 14 min.
Year of production
1975
Availability
Free loan
Subjects
Geology
Keywords
California; earthquakes; plate tectonics

Production Company

Name

NASA

Web
http://www.nasa.gov/ External site opens in new window
Notes
use for National Aeronautics & Space Administration
Name

Screenscope

Distributor

Name

Institution of Civil Engineers

Email
library@ice.org.uk
Web
http://www.ice.org.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7665 2251
Fax
020 7976 7610
Address
Library
1 Great George Street
London
SW1P 3AA
Notes
The ICE library has hundreds of VHS tapes and a growing collection of DVDs for loan to members and lecturers interested in the work of professional engineers. Audio recordings of a range of recent lectures held at the ICE are available for free online playback.

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