Violin made from 3/11 tsunami debris leads Australian concert

A violin made almost entirely from debris from the earthquake and tsunami that devastated northeast Japan in 2011 was the centerpiece of a …

University of Melbourne

First province-wide tsunami text alert system set to launch in April

The government says it will push tsunami alerts directly to cell phones in B.C. when it implements the first province-wide text notification system …

British Columbia

35 interesting facts about tsunamis

Tsunamis are a silent, yet destructive force that rarely spares lives and belongings. Take a look at some interesting facts about the most deadly …


Anti-nuclear activists rally to mark Fukushima anniversary

<b>Highlights:</b> Wearing white masks, demonstrators in Paris lay on the ground to mark the seventh anniversary of the Fukushima nuclear disaster on March …

News (China)

Japan marks 7 years since 2011 tsunami and Fukushima nuclear disaster

Hiroe Suzuki, 68, offers a prayer for his late father Hirotada, who was killed by tsunami at age 91, at a cemetery in Namie, several kilometers north of the tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant on March 11, 2018, the seventh anniversary of the 9.0-magnitude earthquake and …

Shinzo Abe

Japan honors 2011 tsunami victims

Kyodo via Reuters<p>Posted at Mar 12 2018 11:42 AM<p>Share<p>Save<p>A man prays after offering flowers at Arahama district where an area was damaged by the March …


How Century-Old 'Tsunami Stones' Saved Lives In the Tōhoku Earthquake Of 2011

A natural disaster always hits when the last one is forgotten.<br>Japanese saying<p>On March 11, 2011, an earthquake of magnitude 9.0 occurred in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Japan’s Tōhoku region. The catastrophic tsunami triggered by this earthquake spread across the entire eastern coast of Japan …

Natural Disasters

Japan marks 7th anniversary of tsunami that killed 18,000

TOKYO (AP) — They bowed their heads, hands clasped or palms firmly pressed together. They stood in grassy areas or roadsides overlooking the choppy sea. In Japan's capital, they lit candles and offered flowers. Some dabbed at tears.<p>Japanese marked the seventh anniversary Sunday of a tsunami that …


Japan marks 7th anniversary of tsunami and Fukushima nuclear disaster

Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has led a somber ceremony in Tokyo to mark the seventh anniversary of the tsunami disaster. The tragedy killed some …


Japan marks 7 years since earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disaster

Thousands killed after most powerful earthquake in Japan's recorded history<p>Japan on Sunday marked the seventh anniversary of a deadly earthquake and …


Bincang Soal Tsunami Early Warning System. Penting Ga Sih?

Japan tsunami, nuclear tragedy remembered seven years on

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe led a sombre ceremony on Sunday as Japan marked the seventh anniversary of a deadly earthquake, tsunami and nuclear …

Shinzo Abe

After the tsunami: Japan's sea walls – in pictures

Seven years on from the earthquake and tsunami, residents on the north-east coast have rebuilt their lives alongside huge sea walls that should protect them if another disaster strikes


Tsunami Stones

Stone slabs along the coast warn of Japan's tsunami-ravaged past, often marking the highest point of a wave's reach.<p>Hundreds of tsunami stones stand …

Natural Disasters

An 'atmospheric tsunami' caused Msida and Birżebbuġa flooding

Residents in Msida and Birżebbuġa may have been alarmed in recent days as the sea rose above its usual levels, flooding low-lying roads.<p>The cause of …

Climate Change

Tsunami Violin Concert commemorates anniversary of 2011 disaster

A violin made almost entirely from the debris left by the 2011 Japan earthquake and tsunami will arrive at the University of Melbourne next week for …

University of Melbourne

Megathrust quake: Where exactly you should evacuate to in event of tsunami

Civil Defence is advising New Zealanders to be aware of tsunami evacuation zones following public reaction to a shocking tsunami simulation.<p>The …

New Zealand

Watch: Tsunami star Suhas, anyone? This video parodies every masala Telugu film ever

Tired of Telugu masala flicks which invariably look the same, with cliched characters of an uncouth ‘cool’ hero, two heroines who fall for him and as …


Evacuation drill tests preparedness plans for schools in tsunami prone areas

<b>Mar 6, 2018</b><p>The drill involved 3,260 students and 162 teachers from 5 schools situated along the Suva coastline (Photo: UNDP/Merana Kitione)<p><b>Suva, Fiji</b> …


‘Bigg Boss’ contestant Tsunami Kitty arrested for torturing bartender with knives

Hack:<p>Former ‘Bigg Boss Kannada’ contestant Tsunami Kitty was reportedly arrested by Jnana Bharathi police in Bengaluru in connection with an …


Tofino begins more frequent testing of tsunami warning system

Starting Friday at 11 a.m., district will test notifications monthly<p>Tofino will be testing its tsunami warning system more often — starting Friday …

British Columbia

Resonance: A Tsunami Violin Concert

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Australian Universities

Apology demanded after UCP member mentions killer tsunami alongside NDP election win

United Conservative Party Leader Jason Kenney has failed to control “bozo eruptions” in his party after one of his MLAs reportedly compared the 2004 …

Jason Kenney

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Stunning hellebore garden opens to honour victim of the 2004 Boxing Day tsunami - Cornwall Live

A Cornwall garden filled with hundreds of hellebores is opening on Saturday, February 24, in memory of a beloved daughter who died in the 2004 Indian …


Panic in America as millions receive tsunami warning alert by mistake

There was panic on the east coast of America as millions receive tsunami warning alert by mistake.<p>The National Weather Service issued the tsunami …

Natural Disasters

A Tsunami Warning Issued By The National Weather Service For The East Coast Was Actually A Test

Early Tuesday morning, National Weather Service stations along the eastern United States issued a series of text notifications alerting recipients of a tsunami warning. From New York and Boston to the Carolinas and Florida, people who received the alerts took to Twitter to inquire about what …


Tsunami Test Alert Causes Alarm Along East Coast After Being Mistaken as Real Warning

People along the US East and Gulf Coasts received a startling “Tsunami Warning” message on their phones Tuesday, after a routine monthly test message …


What would happen if Hampton Roads really was hit by a tsunami?

"The Virginia Department of Emergency Management doesn't have a specific tsunami prep plan." Translation: "Run for the hills."

Hampton Roads

No, a tsunami is not headed for the Gulf Coast — or anywhere in the U.S.

Texans don't need to worry about an impending tsunami, the National Weather Service said Tuesday.<p>A test message was issued around 7:30 a.m. alerting …

Gulf Coast