Formation of sand boils in liquefaction experiment

A moving image shows water bubbling or boiling out of sandy ground.

Detailed Description

Video clip of the formation of sand boils in a blast-induced liquefaction experiment at Treasure Island, San Francisco, California.


Image Dimensions: 320 x 240

Location Taken: Treasure Island, CA, US


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