Energy Search Goes Underground

Aug 05, 2007 By ELIANE ENGELER and ALEXANDER G. HIGGINS, Associated Press Writers

(AP) -- When tremors started cracking walls and bathroom tiles in this Swiss city on the Rhine, the engineers knew they had a problem.



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