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2011-04-25 16:44:41

It took 26 years for marine invertebrates living on the Port Valdez seafloor to stabilize after Alaska's Great Earthquake of 1964.

2011-04-20 00:00:27

Natural disasters, terrorist attacks and civil unrest happen without much advance warning. For years bomb shelters have been American’s, and much of the civilized world’s emergency plan for disaster.

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2011-04-18 13:15:36

The USGA reports that an earthquake struck in the South Pacific on Monday.

2011-04-17 00:00:35

Full Sail University is proud to serve as the host location of an event benefiting those who have been affected by the devastating earthquake, tsunami, and continuing after-shocks in Japan.

2011-04-16 00:44:53

Adam Acar and Yuya Muraki of the Kobe City University of Foreign Studies surveyed and questioned Twitter users and tracked updates from people in the disaster-struck area on the social media site two weeks after the Tohoku earthquake and devastating tsunami of March 11.

2011-04-15 00:00:29

Movers USA, Inc and MMTA Maryland Movers Conference recently launched a campaign to send ShelterBoxes to Japan in an effort to provide emergency assistance and much-needed shelter to the victims of the new 7.1 magnitude earthquake felt April 7 and the first 8.9 magnitude earthquake and the tsunami it produced. Baltimore, MD (Vocus/PRWEB) April 14, 2011 Nearly a month has passed since one of the largest earthquakes the modern world has ever known struck Japan, triggering a massive tsunami...

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2011-04-14 06:10:00

A leading scientist on Wednesday said that Japan’s northeastern coast has suffered many powerful earthquakes and large tsunamis in the past and nuclear power plants should have been built to withstand these natural disasters.

2011-04-12 13:38:00

SEATTLE, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A month after an earthquake and tsunami struck Japan on March 11, 2011, a series of earthquakes and the unfolding nuclear disaster in Japan continues to affect the country.

2011-04-12 00:00:28

CGI member support and matching funds aid the American Red Cross in Japan Fairfax, VA (Vocus/PRWEB) April 11, 2011 CGI Group Inc (NYSE: GIB; TSX: GIB.A), a leading provider of information technology and business process services today donated $60,000 to the American Red Cross for relief efforts in Japan given the recent tragic events taken place last month. Donna Morea, CGI President, U.S., Europe and Asia said, "The outpour of member support to assist Japan is what makes CGI a company...

2011-04-11 11:12:00

Money to equip temporary shelters for survivors and other emergency relief and recovery needs WASHINGTON, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross today announced plans to make an additional commitment of $40 million dollars to the Japanese Red Cross, which would bring its total contributions to $100 million.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.