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GeographyThe process by which the Earths surface changes due to volcanoes or the shifting of the Earths Plates. Earthquakes are a natural dimension of the Earth's changes and and development.
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1. "San Francisco is moving toward Los Angeles at the rate of about 2 inches per year the same pace as the growth of your fingernails as the two sides of the San Andreas fault slip past one another. The cities will meet in several million years. However, this north-south movement also means that despite fears, California won't fall into the sea." Read More LiveScience  13 Crazy Facts
2. "Earthquakes kill approximately 8,000 people each year and have caused an estimated 13 million deaths in the past 4,000 years" Read more at Fact Retriever
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