Earthquakes happen everyday around the world. Often, people can’t feel them, but sometimes they cause great devastation.
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Earth Science, Geology
Woman Awaiting Aid after Earthquake
While most earthquakes are barely noticeable, others can be devastating. Major earthquakes—magnitude 7.0-7.9—and great earthquakes—magnitude of 8.0 or higher—can destroy buildings and kill people and other animals.
Photograph by ARKO DATTA/AFP
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May 20, 2022
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