The deepest scientific drilling in the ocean sheds light on the upcoming Great Japan Earthquake

The deep-sea scientific drilling ship Chikyu, which in 2018 carried out the deepest drilling of an earthquake fault within the subduction zone. Credit score: Satoshi Kaya / Flickr Scientists who’ve delved deeper into an undersea earthquake fault than ever earlier than have discovered that tectonic stress in Japan’s Nankai subduction zone is decrease than anticipated, … Read more