Japan Seeks to Detect Quakes Earlier Scientists say Japan is overdue for a massive earthquake. In response, officials unveil a new system that will help detect earthquakes as much as 30 seconds faster. That small lead time is expected to cut down on confusion and damage.
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Japan Seeks to Detect Quakes Earlier

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Japan Seeks to Detect Quakes Earlier

Japan Seeks to Detect Quakes Earlier

Japan Seeks to Detect Quakes Earlier

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Scientists say Japan is overdue for a massive earthquake. In response, officials unveil a new system that will help detect earthquakes as much as 30 seconds faster. That small lead time is expected to cut down on confusion and damage.

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