Before-After: Japan Earthquake

Japan Earthquake In just over two weeks, Japan will be observing the one-year anniversary of the disastrous magnitude 9.0 earthquake and tsunami that struck its…

Before-After: Christchurch CBD photos

Christchurch CBD photos Christchurch Cathedral, an icon of the city before and after the February 2011 earthquake. View the interactive before and after images

Radiation Levels in Japan

Radiation Levels in Japan We all know radiation has been a problem in Japan, but to what severity? This visualization shows the radiation levels in…

Recent series of quakes in Japan

Recent series of quakes in Japan A series of powerful quakes followed by a tsunami hit the eastern Honshu coast in the morning of March…

The Crippled Japanese Nuclear Reactors

The Crippled Japanese Nuclear Reactors Japanese officials were scrambling to avoid meltdowns and radiation at two nuclear reactors damaged after Friday’s earthquakes. View the interactive…

Japan earthquake: interactive graphic

Japan earthquake: interactive graphic Interactive guide to the Japan earthquake, tsunami and subsequent damage to nuclear reactors on the east coast of the country. View…

Japan hit by magnitude 8.9 earthquake

Japan hit by magnitude 8.9 earthquake A magnitude 8.9 earthquake struck off the northeastern coast of Japan on Friday, shaking office buildings in Tokyo and…

Tsunami: How Does it Occur?

Tsunami: How Does it Occur? A tsunami warning has been issued across the wider Pacific including Russia, the territories of Guam, Taiwan, the Philippines, the…

Earthquake Anatomy

Earthquake Anatomy The magnitude-8.9 offshore quake struck at 2:46 p.m. local time and was the biggest to hit Japan since record-keeping began in the late…
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