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Tuesday, October 8, 2013

The next giant quake: It’s coming and here’s how

The devastation in Sendai and other cities after the 2011 megaquake and tsunami shocked Japan, the world’s most earthquake-ready nation. The Pacific Northwest, which learned less than 30 years ago that it faces a similar threat, is far less prepared.