Stanford Earthquake Detection Software

Wow, this is actually pretty cool.  Stanford has an application that launched in 2008, where they use your laptop’s built-in accelerometer to measure vibrations in certain areas.  I think this is nifty tool for those of you who are always using your computers, and want to help in the name of science at the same time!

Download it from The Quake-Catcher Network!

Via Engadget Via Switched Via Popular Science Via Los Angeles Times

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