Mike Searle, lecturer at the Department of Earth Sciences, Oxford University and senior research fellow in Worcester College, Oxford, tells Anupam Chakravartty how seismologists have been able to locate earthquakes more precisely than ever before
Lower edge of locked Main Himalayan Thrust unzipped by the 2015 Gorkha earthquake
Rupture propagation direction in major earthquakes along the Himalayan convergence zone
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