Taking into account the possibility of false alarms, reduction of casualties, mass hysteria, economic depression, and other possible consequences of earthquake prediction, do you think the objective of predicting earthquakes should have a high priority?
Respond to the above questions and at least one prior posting on the discussion (if possible). Support your stance with at least one quote. If you use a quote from the text book, you may use parenthetical citation. If you use a quote from another book, then a footnote is necessary.
Postings will be evaluated for effort, thoroughness, understanding of the assignment, spelling and grammar.