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Visit this site: http://mathworld.wolfram.com/news/2005-01-14/tsunamis/

Author:Eric W. Weisstein and Michael Trott
Description: Weisstein and Trott write, "The recent tragic events following the December 2004 magnitude 9.0 earthquake in the Indian Ocean have reminded us of the need for scientific understanding and modeling of complicated physical phenomena in order to prevent unnecessary loss of life from natural disasters (cf. Post and Vatta 2005)." Their article is the latest in the MathWorld Headline News area of MathWorld from Wolfram Research.

Levels: High School (9-12), College, Research
Languages: English
Resource Types: Articles
Math Topics: Applications/Connections

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