The Science Inside

#TheScienceInside: Nepal Earthquake has shaken the world

The earthquake that shook Nepal has shocked the world...

Listen to Grade 10 learner Chloe Jenkins' experience of the quake, then find out all about how earthquakes work with Professor Ray Durrheim from Wits.

Later in the show Dr Charlotte Nobel and Medecins Sans Frontiers' Dan Sermand explain the medical dangers and response on Everest - with and without an earthquake.

The Science Inside is produced by Wits Radio Academy with support from the Department of Science and Technology.


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