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  • WIRED | 4/9/2019 | Rhett Allain
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  • Mail Online | 8/8/2017 | Mark Prigg For Dailymail.com
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    Fibre-optic cables can be used to detect earthquakes and other ground movements. The data cables can also pick up seismic signals from hammer shots, passing cars or wave movements in the ocean.
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    The Trump administration’s new sanctions on Russia are casting light on the threat posed to the undersea cables that carry the world’s electronic communications between continents.
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