October 26, 2012
Quake Verdict Reminder of Tsunami to Come
Gwynne Dyer, Winnipeg Free Press
Six years in jail and an average fine of more than $1 million were the punishment given to six Italian scientists on Oct. 20 for getting their earthquake advice wrong. So what will the expert geologists and vulcanologists in Italy say the next time they are asked about the likelihood of an earthquake? They will refuse to say anything, of course.
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