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Big Shaker Earthquake Simulator Coming to Campus


Aug. 27, 2014, 8:30am to 12:30pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Sidewalk near Lied Library


The department of geoscience and the Applied Geophysics Center along with the Nevada Seismological Laboratory are hosting an earthquake awareness event on campus.

The community is invited to learn more about earthquake preparedness and check out the Big Shaker, a mobile earthquake simulator (truck and trailer) that allows people to experience the shaking associated with an earthquake.

Admission Information

This event is free and open to the public. No ticket required.

Contact Information

Department of Geoscience
Wanda Taylor

More info on this event

Event Sponsor

Department of Geoscience, Applied Geophysics Center, Nevada Seismological Laboratory