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In Oklahoma, water, fracking - and a swarm of quakes

Published 11/19/2013, Reuters

As part of his wide-ranging research, Seismologist Austin Holland is proposing to inject pressurized water into porous rock in an area already known to be earthquake-prone, to see whether injections of oil industry wastewater are contributing to a "swarm" of earthquakes rocking the state.

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