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Tsunami in Japan 2011

Original http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0gh3JrdL-Zg and btw. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DpoKcZ_jFKU
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via Seth Dixon. A gripping and horrendous 25 minute account of the 2011 tsunami as it impacts on the Japanese port of Kamaishi. This video takes the viewer from the first, almost impercetible ripple to the raging torrent that resulted in mass destruction.

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Boxing Day Tsunami - Pt2

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Eyewitness accounts and footage from Banda Aceh, Indonesia and Phuket, Thailand.

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Wave of Styrofoam from 2011 tsunami threatens Alaska environment - Reuters

Wave of Styrofoam from 2011 tsunami threatens Alaska environment
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Scattered bits of foam are difficult to retrieve from the environment and are easily mistaken by animals for morsels of food, Floyd told a legislative committee in Juneau.
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New NASA Study Shows That Japan's Merging Tsunami Doubled the Destruction - Ecocentric

New NASA Study Shows That Japan's Merging Tsunami Doubled the Destruction - Ecocentric | Geography in the classroom | Scoop.it
The tsunami that tore through northern Japan on March 11 was catastrophically strong. The waves—triggered by a 9.0 earthquake—swamped coastal towns, destroyed homes and offices and led to the deaths of nearly 16,000 people.
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Major quake hits near Solomons, triggering tsunami warning

Major quake hits near Solomons, triggering tsunami warning | Geography in the classroom | Scoop.it
A major earthquake registering at magnitude 8 has hit near the Solomon Islands, with the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre (PTWC) issuing a tsunami warning for a wide swathe of islands in the South Pacific.
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Japan Earthquake: before and after

Japan Earthquake: before and after | Geography in the classroom | Scoop.it

Swipe over each satellite photo to view the situation before and after the 2011 Japanese earthquake and tsunami.

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