December 22, 2003

Dancing Sand Grains, Ringing Earth

For an earthquake this size, every single sand grain on the planet dances to the music of those seismic waves. You may not be able to feel them, but the entire planet is rung like a bell.

-- Ross Stein, Calif. Earthquake Rang Planet 'Like a Bell'

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