Earthquake fracture energy relates to how a quake stops

Journal Reference: Chun-Yu Ke, Gregory C. McLaskey, David S. Kammer. Earthquake breakdown energy scaling despite constant fracture energy. Nature Communications, 2022; 13 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41467-022-28647-4 This modeling revelation could help science inch closer to making accurate earthquake forecasts. “We realized that observations we thought were related to how faults weaken are actually data related to … Read more

id Software is preparing a new game, Doom or Quake?

id Software is preparing a new game Doom or Quake

Game News id Software is preparing a new game, Doom or Quake? Published on 02/15/2022 at 10:43 id Software, a renowned studio in the world of FPS, has posted new job offers on the publisher’s website ZeniMax. They seem to indicate that a new Doom-style game is in the works. idSoftware is from these mythical … Read more

Contorted oceanic plate caused complex quake off New Zealand’s East Cape

Journal Reference: Ryo Okuwaki, Stephen P. Hicks, Timothy J. Craig, Wenyuan Fan, Saskia Goes, Tim J. Wright, Yuji Yagi. Illuminating a Contorted Slab With a Complex Intraslab Rupture Evolution During the 2021 Mw 7.3 East Cape, New Zealand Earthquake. Geophysical Research Letters, 2021; 48 (24) DOI: 10.1029/2021GL095117 In a new study published in Geophysical Research … Read more