Tag Archives: Earthquake

México Fuerte!

We are with you our brothers and sisters down in OH MEXICO!  Godspeed. Viva Mexico!     Wow!  So many natural disasters this month it’s starting to get downright biblical! Then there is the weakening of the nation-state as we … Continue reading

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Are Economists and Market Stategists Next?

We don’t want to make light of the loss of life but we find this story incredible.  Prison for Italian scientists for getting the L’Aquila 2009 earthquate wrong, which left 309 people dead. Six Italian scientists and a government official … Continue reading

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Picture of the Day: College Football Fault Line

The Wall Street Journal ran this picture today of the University of California-Berkeley’s football stadium.  An earthquake during a game could literally move the ball forward an extra few yards.   Stunning. (click here if photo is not observable)

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Japan Remembers Earthquake

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Is Sunspot Theory Back?

Do you remember being flabbergasted as an economic graduate student when studying business cycles and learning that recessions and booms were once linked to sunspots and solar flares?  In case you haven’t heard, the sun emitted a massive solar flare … Continue reading

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