Earthquakes: Origin And Effects

General discussion of the science of predicting earthquakes and the impact earthquakes have had on the real estate industry in California.

Much as the science has progressed, it cannot, to this day, predict earthquakes with accuracy. This ten-page paper discusses earthquakes in general, the origins of its predictions, methods of predictions and any new technologies that might be associated with them. The paper concludes by discussing the impact of earthquakes on the real estate business of Los Angeles and San Francisco.