Latest Tsunami Stories

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.

2011-04-11 10:00:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --- American Airlines and American Eagle customers and employees have generously donated more than $1.64 million to aid those affected by the March 11 earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan. To date, more than 16,000 AAdvantage® members have contributed in excess of $1.6 million to the American Red Cross Japan and Pacific Tsunami Fund through American's partnership with the American Red Cross, which is helping provide shelter, food and other...

2011-04-11 07:35:00

Today, exactly one month after northern Japan was shaken by a massive 9 magnitude quake, a strong aftershock rattled the same area around Fukushima.

2011-04-08 00:00:28

Japan earthquake, tsunami & nuclear crisis has slammed Emergency Preparedness Suppliers across the country, resulting in epic demand for Freeze Dried Food and Survival Kits.

2011-04-08 00:00:27

Recent catastrophic disasters and chaos in the Middle East have sparked fear around the world creating a renewed interest in modern shelters.

2011-04-07 10:55:00

Another earthquake hit Japan today, just weeks after another devastating earthquake and tsunami flattened the northeastern coast.

2011-04-07 06:00:00

Rarely Seen Home Video, Cell Phone Video and News Coverage Provide Immediacy and Raw Emotion in Detailed, Chronological Account of the Disaster "The tsunami is speeding towards us and is swallowing everything."-- A person fleeing for safety in a Japanese coastal town Witness: Disaster in Japan Premieres Wednesday, April 13, 2011, at 10 PM ET/PT WASHINGTON, April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The world watched in horror on March 11, 2011, as the fourth largest earthquake ever recorded...

2011-04-06 14:00:55

The huge tsunami triggered by the Tohoku Earthquake destroyed coastal towns near Sendai in Japan, washing such things as houses and cars into the ocean.

Word of the Day
  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.