Earthquake in Arthur’s Pass: A First-hand Account – Science Express

Earthquake expert Russ Van Dissen reads from search and rescue volunteer (and police detective) Ross Gordon’s evocative letter of 1994, which gives a first-hand account of experiencing an earthquake in Arthur’s Pass.

Recorded in September 2013 as part of Te Papa’s Science Express programme.

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