Earthquake Threat in SoCal: Are You Ready?

PASADENA, Calif.—Margaret Vinci, manager of the Seismological Laboratory at Caltech and ShakeAlert SoCal regional coordinator, will discuss the mechanics and risk of earthquakes on Saturday, June 1, 11 a.m., at Pasadena Public Library’s Linda Vista Branch, 1281 Bryant St. She will also discuss the earthquake prediction tools available and demonstrate the new ShakeAlert earthquake early warning system. Vinci’s principal responsibility is the management of Caltech's Earthquake Research Affiliates (ERA) program. Her responsibilities include the procurement of funds for continued research... continue reading »"Earthquake Threat in SoCal: Are You Ready?"