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World's largest offshore-earthquake research centre to open in Halifax

18 Jun 2018, CBC

Scientists from universities across Canada are working to open the world's largest offshore-earthquake research centre in Halifax within the next two years. The new lab will take in data from more than 100 sensors placed offshore to monitor seismic activity from coast to coast.


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