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Bam Earthquake's Connection with Other Temblors

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Bam Earthquake's Connection with Other Temblors

Bam Earthquake's Connection with Other Temblors

Bam Earthquake's Connection with Other Temblors

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NPR's Melissa Block talks with Mary Lou Zoback, senior research seismologist at the U.S. Geological Survey, about how the earthquake in Bam occurred, the number of earthquakes in the news this year — and the fact that there's no apparent connection between the two.