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🏒 Thousands of deaths avoided in Taiwan earthquake

Building codes and infrastructure have been strengthened to withstand seismic forces, reducing damage and saving lives. An advanced early warning system and education programs have helped prepare the population.

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⚠️ Seismic shift: Earthquakes detectable hours in advance, instead of minutes

Current earthquake warning systems typically give only a one to two-minute heads-up. But now researchers have identified nearly imperceptible shifts up to two hours before major quakes.