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How Do We Know What Makes a Building Earthquake Resistant?

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Fish-eye lens photo of downtown Los Angeles skyscrapers
The Most Sway-Prone Buildings in L.A. (Wired)
Closeup of an orange Community Seismic Network sensor
The Community Seismic Network
Real-time earthquake data in Southern California
Block-by-block insights into how the ground might shake in L.A.