Ref: OUTRART-2016-0015

Belgian sporting earthquake measurements project

Lecocq, Thomas ; Van Noten, Koen

published in Improbable Research, 27/06/2016 (2016)

Abstract: Scientists in Belgium are methodically measuring the effects of soccer games on the oscillation of the earth. “Our seismic institute is measuring small earthquakes every time our national soccer team scores at the European championship.

Keyword(s): Goalquakes
Links: link

The record appears in these collections:
Royal Observatory of Belgium > Seismology & Gravimetry
Outreach > Press Articles

 Record created 2016-09-22, last modified 2016-09-22