Technique for analyzing bedrock could help builders, planners identify safe building zones

Posted on Oct. 30, 2015

Research published by Seulgi Moon in Science. "The study, by Seulgi Moon, a UCLA assistant professor of geology, and colleagues at MIT and the University of Wyoming, is published Oct. 30 in the journal Science. Their findings also could help predict the characteristics of reservoirs that hold groundwater, and identify hills and mountains that are unstable and could be prone to landslides."

http://newsroom.ucla.edu/releases/technique-for-analyzing-bedrock-could-help-builders-planners-identify-safe-building-zones