Explainer of the Day: Apparently quite a few people reported reading tweets about today’s East Coast earthquake before feeling it themselves.
xkcd prophetically explained this phenomenon in an April 2010 strip entitled “Seismic Waves”:

[thr / xkcd / thd / @allisonkilkenny.]

Explainer of the Day: Apparently quite a few people reported reading tweets about today’s East Coast earthquake before feeling it themselves.

xkcd prophetically explained this phenomenon in an April 2010 strip entitled “Seismic Waves”:

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[thr / xkcd / thd / @allisonkilkenny.]

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