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Study: New Madrid Fault Zone Alive And Active

The New Madrid fault zone in the nation’s midsection is active and could spawn future large earthquakes, scientists reported Thursday.

01/23/2014

Dr. Lucy Jones has been a seismologist with the USGS and a Visiting Research Associate at the Seismological Laboratory of Caltech since 1983.  (Photo credit: CBS)

Report: Earthquake Expert Dr. Lucy Jones, Others Furloughed

The partial government shutdown has resulted in the furlough of well-known seismologist Dr. Lucy Jones along with about 30 others in Pasadena, according to a KNX 1070 report.

10/13/2013

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UC Researchers Simulate Fake Quakes To Test Structural Safety

If you’ve ever wondered whether the building you work in would be able to stand up to a massive earthquake, you may soon have your answer.

CBS Los Angeles–04/18/2012

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Seismologist Lucy Jones Shares Her Hidden Passions With CBS2

To Los Angeles TV audiences, Dr. Lucy Jones is known as the earthquake expert.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/10/2012