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Years after big quake, Turkish fault still slip-sliding

Creeping movement underscores seismic danger to Istanbul

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11:53am, October 18, 2012

Keeping an eye on geological faults can be useful even long after they convulse in a great earthquake. By watching a Turkish fault after a deadly 1999 quake, geologists have pieced together a detailed picture of creeping fault movement after a big shake-up.

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