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San Diego Earthquake – Twitter Shines

In the chaos that surrounded the 6.9 magnitude San Diego earthquake which struck near Baja, California, Twitter users took to the internet to post pictures of various structures and roadways that were damaged by the quake. One of the more memorable pictures features a home that toppled over on itself due to the intense shaking… Read More »

California Earthquake April 4 2010

A powerful earthquake rocked Southern California today, measuring an alarming 6.9 on the Ricter Scale. The earthquake was epicentered near San Diego County in Mexicali. According to officials working at the USGS, this area had been experiencing an unusual amount of sesmic activity this past week. As of current, only one fatality has been reported.… Read More »