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The earthquakes’ occurrence on the planet Earth is largely considered synonymous with disasters and people generally perceive geological faults as a threat to life and belongings. However, there are exceptions since a small community of earthquake researchers relate the occurrence of earthquakes with the lithospheric plate interactions where movement on faults causes earthquakes. Therefore, my motivation is to explore the world of faulting on Earth and convince you that faults are our friends. Faults are pathways to release the stress that gets accumulated in rocks as strain, and when the strain overcomes the bearing capacity of a rock, it nucleates fractures, which later become faults. Therefore, faults are cracks that show some appreciable movement [1], and the major fault zones are located at the active lithospheric plate margins where most earthquakes occur [2]. Faulting usually signifies the brittle failure of Earth’s lithosphere, although there are examples of earthquakes that or
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