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In case you missed it: ShakeAlert Earthquake Early Warning System

Picture of shake alert poster The most recent USGS public lecture, ShakeAlert: The Path to West Coast Earthquake Early Warning... how a few seconds can save lives and property, is now available to be viewed anytime online! Learn about the ShakeAlert early warning system, which uses the latest technology to characterize an earthquake quickly and deliver alerts to areas before strong shaking begins.

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Critical Mineral Resources of the United States
A new USGS publication discusses the importance of mineral commodities for economic growth, environmental geology, and prospects for future supply in the United States. This professional paper would be appropriate for college and possibly high school students.

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