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Small science and unexpected discoveries in seismology

Kanamori, Hiroo (1986) Small science and unexpected discoveries in seismology. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 76 (5). pp. 1501-1503. ISSN 0037-1106.

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Since seismology deals with natural phenomena which are often uncontrollable, it is not always possible to perform controlled experiments. In many other fields, controlled experiments are an essential part of research. In some branches of seismology, controlled experiments are possible, but very often we face unexpected situations. Because of this unique nature of the field, researches in seismology are usually performed in two ways.

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Additional Information:© 1986 Seismological Society of America. Manuscript received 2 May 1986.
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