There is a quake swarm there today (frack-quakes?)
This 4.1 quake report has a MAP of where Medford is.
We missed this Nov. 19 quake (or frack-quake)
M4.7 – 13km SW of Cherokee, Oklahoma
The Watchers – Collapse of Earth’s tectonic plates unravelled
“It’s quite complex. There’s a scissoring motion going on…”
Rock salt for isolating nuclear waste not as capable as thought
“A new research from The University of Texas at Austin shows that rock salt, used by Germany and the United States as a subsurface storage for nuclear waste, might not be as impermeable as thought or as capable of isolating nuclear waste from groundwater in the event that a capsule or storage vessel failed.”
” . . . “The main thing in this case is that salt can develop permeability even in absence of mining activity – further hard work is immutable to study what amount of flow can occur,” said assistant professor Marc A. Hesse of the Jackson School’s Department of Geological Sciences.”
. . . make that GIANT oh-oh!
US Nuke Plants’ Flooding Risks
List of Reactors Potentially at High Risk of Flooding due to Dam Failure <- Louisiana on the list (Waterford NPP)