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Tsunami Anniversary

Matsumura Naoto Has Highest Radiation Level In Japan But Is Not Planning On Leaving

Posted 03.11.2013 | World

"It was crazy at first. No light. No sound." Eventually, Matsumura Naoto got used to the silence that overcame his village, Tomioka, after a dead...

PHOTOS: Japan Mourns On Second Anniversary Of Tsunami

Reuters | Posted 05.10.2013 | World

By Linda Sieg TOKYO, March 11 (Reuters) - Japan honours the victims of its worst disaster since World War Two on Monday: the March 11,...

Japan Earthquake Anniversary: WE SURVIVED

Huffington Post | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 03.11.2012 | World

Japan's 2011 earthquake anniversary provides an opportunity to look back at the worst natural disaster of 2011 and the individuals it affected. The Hu...

LOOK: Ishinomaki One Year After Tsunami

Huffington Post | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 03.10.2012 | World

Co-authored with Tokyo-based writer Robert Michael Poole. Please see author profile below. The massive impact of tsunami waves that struck Ishinoma...

We Survived The Tsunami

Huffington Post | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 03.07.2012 | World

One year after the tsunami and earthquake that devastated the northeast coast of Japan and left thousands of people dead, Robert Michael Poole and pho...

Japan Tsunami Survivor Story: Mikuni Fumitaka

Huffington Post | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 03.08.2012 | World

One year after the tsunami and earthquake that devastated the northeast coast of Japan and left thousands of people dead, Robert Michael Poole and pho...

Tsunami Science: Where And When Will The Next Wave Hit? (PHOTOS)

Posted 03.01.2012 | World

Japan is one of the world's best-prepared countries when it comes to earthquakes and tsunamis, according to National Geographic. Tsunami detectors mon...

Tsunami Anniversary: A Christmas Without War

Adele Barker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Adele Barker

I returned to Sri Lanka for eight months after the tsunami to work on my book about the island Not Quite Paradise. I thought I had finished the book in 2004, but then the wave hit. And everything changed.

Sri Lanka Tsunami: The Fifth Anniversary

Adele Barker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Adele Barker

Kids squealed with delight just feet from impromptu graveyards erected just days after December 26, 2004. It is a mixture of heartbreak and hope, joy tempered on this island by the memory of a past much too recent to die.