Latest Tsunami Stories

2011-05-04 09:00:00

NEW YORK, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Japan's economy will likely withstand the recent disasters, but it was extremely vulnerable before these events, and cyclical and structural economic forces could still make the recovery path uneven, The Conference Board reports in a new analysis released today.

2011-05-02 10:00:00

MIAMI, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery en Espanol's one-hour upcoming premiere of MEGAQUAKE: HOUR THAT SHOOK JAPAN captures the story of the moment the 9.0 earthquake struck northeast Japan on March 11, 2011 and the tsunami that followed, resulting in more than 12,000 deaths.

2011-04-29 12:06:00

Support for Japan earthquake and tsunami response and recovery now $133 million WASHINGTON, April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross today committed another $30 million to the Japan earthquake and tsunami relief and recovery efforts, bringing the organization's total contribution to $133.5 million.

2011-04-28 00:35:01

Tokyo, Apr 28, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - Sony Corporation ("Sony" or the "Company") today updated the status of Sony Group manufacturing operations affected by the March 11 East Japan Earthquake, tsunami, and related power outages, as of April 28, 2011.As of March 14, 2011, operations at ten Sony Group sites and facilities had been suspended as a result of damage caused by the Earthquake, tsunami and related power outages.

2011-04-26 16:46:00

BELLEVUE, Wash., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Software Publishing, Inc. (PSP, Inc.) PSP, Inc. announces that it launched the new fund raising website, www.Messages4Japan.com, for PSP, Inc.'s continuous effort toward Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief.

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.

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.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.