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Indian Ocean Earthquake

Remembering the Asian Tsunami Disaster of 2004

MeiMei Fox | Posted 02.27.2015 | Impact
MeiMei Fox

Last week marked the 10th anniversary of the 2004 Indian Ocean Earthquake or Asian Tsunami Disaster, which killed an estimated 230,000 people in 14 countries. It elicited one of the greatest outpourings of humanitarian response ever from the global community.

The Human Dimension a Critical, Often Overlooked Factor in Early Warning

Jakob Rhyner | Posted 02.22.2015 | World
Jakob Rhyner

With all these measures in place, the risk of another Tsunami disaster has not been reduced to zero.

Earthquakes In Tokyo, Indian Ocean Shake Asia

AP | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TOKYO — A powerful earthquake hit Tokyo and nearby areas shortly after dawn Tuesday, halting trains and forcing two nuclear reactors to shut dow...