Earthquakes: The City That Waits to Die (1970)

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  • Featuring

    Peter Vaughan

  • Country

    United Kingdom

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  • The City That Waits to Die Alternative
  • Earthquakes Alternative


Looks at the precarious position of San Francisco and the likelihood of massive destruction and death in the city from an inevitable large earthquake, and the apathy amongst city officials and the public. Looks at the work of a small group of scientists in California involved in crucial experiments on predicting earthquakes, with early successes and the potential for future ability to predict and forewarn of earthquakes in the area, and even ways of possibly preventing them.

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