Radar satellites allow researchers to pinpoint where sinkholes are happening

Map show sinkhole distribution in Florida. Credit: Florida International University

New research shows that with special radar satellite technology, it’s possible to detect warning signs and pinpoint exact locations where sinkhole activity is happening.

FIU geophysics professor Shimon Wdowinski and his former postdoctoral research fellow Talib Oliver-Cabrera collaborated with a team from University of South Florida—including Sarah Kruse and Tonian…

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