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Leonardo Seeber

Leonardo Seeber appears in the following:

Update on Haiti

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Time magazine’s Jay Newton-Small joins us from Port-au-Prince to describe what she’s seen since she arrived on Friday. And Gillian Dunn, who is heading up International Rescue Committee’s Emergency Response Team on the ground in Haiti, will discuss how yesterday’s 6.1 magnitude aftershock has affected aid efforts there. ...

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What Caused the Earthquake in Haiti?

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

The estimated 7.0 magnitude earthquake that struck Haiti yesterday was the worst in more than 200 years. We’ll speak with Leonardo Seeber, a seismologist and senior researcher at Columbia University’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory.

U.S. State Department hotline for contacting relatives in Haiti: 1-888-407-4747.

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Is the Big One near?

Thursday, March 26, 2009

Over the course of two days last week, 50 to 60 small earthquakes shook the Earth at the foot of the San Andreas Fault. Some fear the chances of a Big One hitting the Los Angeles area are greater now than ever before. Leonardo Seeber is a Senior Research Scientist at Columbia University and he joins us on the show to talk about this.

If you don't remember what to do in the event of an earthquake, watch this clip:

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