The oarfish has a reputation as an indicator of doom. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Japanese belief in link between deep-sea fish sightings and quakes finally debunked

  • There is a long-held belief in Japan that when deep-sea fish rise to the surface a disaster is near
  • Researchers compared earthquake records and fish sightings and concluded there is no link
Topic |   Japan

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The oarfish has a reputation as an indicator of doom. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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