Tohoku-Oki Earthquake a Major Stress-Reliever for Crust (3 of 5) (image) American Association for the Advancement of Science Share Print E-Mail Caption A part of the Expedition 343 Scientists at the moment that drilling and log data acquisition at borehole C0019B was completed. All peoples are listed in the authorship. This image relates to a paper that appeared in the Feb. 8, 2013, issue of Science, published by AAAS. The paper, by Weiren Lin at the Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) in Nankoku, Japan, and colleagues was titled, "Stress State in the Largest Displacement Area of the 2011 Tohoku-Oki Earthquake." Credit [Image courtesy of JAMSTEC/IODP] Usage Restrictions Please cite the owner of the image when publishing. This image may be freely used by reporters as part of news coverage, with proper attribution. Non-reporters must contact Science for permission. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.