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Japanese Tsunami

Should The 66-Foot Tsunami Debris Stay On The Beach?

AP | JEFF BARNARD | Posted 08.14.2012 | Green

Thousands of people are flocking to see a Japanese dock that was torn loose by last year's tsunami and ended up on an Oregon beach. But it won't stay ...

PHOTOS: Tsunami Debris Begins To Surface On The West Coast

AP | MARK THIESSEN | Posted 08.08.2012 | Green

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Items ranging in size from a 164-foot shrimping vessel to a soccer ball have already made their way into North American wat...

Japanese Tsunami Debris Looms Off U.S. Coasts

Posted 05.27.2012 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Russell McLendon: The Pacific Ocean is no stranger to litter, thanks to a big maritime mess known as the Great Pacific...

Japan's Carbon Emissions Efforts Eroded By Fukushima

AP | MALCOLM FOSTER | Posted 07.04.2012 | Green

TOKYO (AP) — The Fukushima crisis is eroding years of Japanese efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions blamed for global warming, as power plants...

Chris Kirkham

After Nuclear Disaster In Japan, U.S. Slow To Update Plant Safety At Home

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Kirkham | Posted 03.08.2012 | Green

In the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami in Japan last March, with the world captivated by the worst nuclear disaster in a generation, U.S. regu...

WATCH: 25 Million Tons Of Japan Tsunami Debris Headed Directly Our Way

Aaron Sankin | Posted 02.14.2012 | San Francisco

At this very moment, up to 25 million tons of debris--occupying an area roughly the size of California--is a on a collision course for the North Ameri...

Why Such Weak Jobs Numbers?

Harlan Green | Posted 09.18.2011 | Business
Harlan Green

The U.S. economy has become too complex to be understood by one set of statistics -- such as the monthly jobs report. And the resulting wild swings in growth projections can only unnerve the general public.

Divorce Ceremonies On The Rise In Japan

Reuters | Posted 09.04.2011 | Divorce

(Reuters) - Ceremonies to celebrate divorces have gained momentum in Japan after the massive March earthquake and tsunami, followed by an ongoing nucl...

Economic Confidence Plummets With Few Signs Of Recovery: Gallup

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 08.14.2011 | Business

Beset by rising gas prices and a stubbornly-high unemployment rate, American economic confidence has suddenly plummeted, according to a new poll. ...

Balloon Boy's Parents Say They'll Auction The Balloon

AP | Posted 08.01.2011 | Denver

FORT COLLINS, Colo. -- The former Colorado couple that told authorities their son floated away in a helium balloon have made a video saying they'll au...

Braving The Storms of Change

Dr. Judith Rich | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Judith Rich

The pace of change is quickening exponentially, while our ability to contain it falls further behind. The idea of being in control of everything is being replaced with the recognition that, in truth, we are in control of very little.

Clint Eastwood Tsunami Movie Pulled From Japan

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

TOKYO — A film distributor says it has decided to stop showing Clint Eastwood's tsunami movie "Hereafter" in Japan following a catastrophic quak...