What is a geologic fault?

In this Research Frontiers Q&A Video, Gregory Dumond, assistant professor of geosciences, J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, stands on the earth’s crust and explains how the three types of geologic faults go slip-slidin’ along.


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