skip to main content

UC Berkeley Tracks Tremors With Tremorscope

3 minutes 15 seconds

Videos are generally available for preview to non-members as short clips. Limited full-length titles are also available. Log In to view the full length title.

Browse Full-length Non-member Titles

University of California, Berkeley seismologist Peggy Hellweg discusses the difference between a tremor and an earthquake. She also explains how TremorScope stations record deep tremors along the San Andreas Fault in central California. These stations reveal complex faulting behavior in the deep crust that is surprisingly different from earthquakes in the upper crust.

Media Details

Runtime: 3 minutes 15 seconds

12 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12
4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn't Hear About This Week
Episode 17
3 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12
4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn't Hear About This Week
Episode 21
3 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12
WildFIRE PIRE
Episode 1
4 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12
WildFIRE PIRE
Episode 8
10 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Adventures of a Maritime Archaeologist
Episode 4
2 minutes 12 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Adventures of a Maritime Archaeologist
Episode 1
1 minutes 27 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
America's National Monuments: Legacy Of The Great Plains
Episode 1
8 minutes 58 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
America's National Monuments: Legacy Of The Great Plains
Episode 2
9 minutes 47 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
All About the Holidays
Episode 47
1 minutes 24 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8