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March 4, 1996 | KENNETH R. WEISS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
When Arthur Sylvester measures a growing fold in the Earth's layers beneath Ventura, he sees evidence that the hazard of more Northridge-type earthquakes in Southern California may not be as dire as seismologists predict. In the eyes of the UC Santa Barbara geologist, the arching strata of rock look like an enormous telephone book, its pages pooching up as it buckles from the tremendous pressure of colliding tectonic plates.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 4, 1996 | KENNETH R. WEISS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
When Arthur Sylvester measures a growing fold in the Earth's layers beneath Ventura, he sees evidence that the hazard of more Northridge-type earthquakes in Southern California may not be as dire as seismologists predict. In the eyes of the UC Santa Barbara geologist, the arching strata of rock look like an enormous telephone book, its pages pooching up as it buckles from the tremendous pressure of colliding tectonic plates.
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