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Published January 2020 | public
Journal Article

Empowering the public with earthquake science


Risk communication in the aftermath of an earthquake can provide actionable information to help vulnerable societies prevent further damage. It is most effective when scientists convey what they know about earthquakes and earthquake risk, instead of focusing on the unknowns.

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© 2020 Springer Nature Limited. Published 13 January 2020. The author thanks the supporters of the Dr. Lucy Jones Center for Science and Society. The author declares no competing interests.

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