iOS app Android app

Earthquake Japan

Earthquake Strikes Off Japan's Northeastern Coast

Posted 09.08.2011 | World

A powerful earthquake struck off Japan's northeastern coast on Sunday. Tsunami advisories were issued following the Japan earthquake, Tokyo Breaking N...

Learning From Japan's Catastrophe

Steven Cohen | Posted 05.26.2011 | World
Steven Cohen

For those of us wedded to the idea of human development, we try to draw lessons from the catastrophes we manage to live through. One lesson we need to learn is that the impact of natural disasters will continue to grow.

Massive 8.9 Earthquake Rocks Japan, Tsunamis Follow

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TOKYO -- A ferocious tsunami spawned by one of the largest earthquakes ever recorded slammed Japan's eastern coast Friday, killing hundreds of people ...

Bloomberg Says City Will Help With Japan Quake Donations

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

New York City is helping residents donate to the victims of the earthquake in Japan. Bloomberg described the earthquake and aftermath as "sad news" a...

MAP: Parts Of Japan Most Impacted By Earthquake

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The massive 8.9-magnitude earthquake in Japan today, March 11, 2011, triggered tsunami warnings across the Pacific Ocean. One of the biggest earthquak...

Dramatic Videos Of The Massive Japanese Earthquake

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TOKYO (AP) - Japan's prime minister said Friday's 8.9-magnitude quake caused "major damage" in northeastern Japan, but that nuclear power facilities ...

Magnitude 6.3 Earthquake Hits Off Japan's Main Island

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

***UPDATE: FOR INFORMATION ON THE MARCH 11, 2011 EARTHQUAKE AND TSUNAMI, CLICK HERE.*** The U.S Geological Survey is reporting that a magnitude 6.3...

Japan Earthquakes Strong Enough To Rattle Tokyo Buildings

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Channel News Asia reports that a strong earthquake shook Japan early Thursday: A strong earthquake measuring 6.3 on the Richter scale shook the Tokyo...