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Japan’s Tsunami Rips Icebergs Double the Size of Manhattan From Antarctica
When icebergs break off into the polar seas, scientists usually have to work backwards to figure out why–they try to...
Scientists Discover Two Never-Before-Seen Kinds of Water Waves
Of all the things in the physical world we think we know a lot about, water is definitely among them....
Satellite Images Before and After Quake Show Devastation Throughout Japan
Earth-mapping satellites have been snapping photos of the aftermath of the massive earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan last week....
NOAA Video Shows Earthquake Tremors Propagating Across the World
Seismologists are putting together some impressive computer models of the devastating earthquake that struck Japan Friday. As the tragedy continues...
NASA Tests New GPS-Based Tsunami Prediction System
A team of NASA researchers has successfully completed the first demonstration of a prototype tsunami prediction system. Using global and...
Last-Ditch Survival Tips
When all else fails, MacGyver It!
Preparing for Tsunamis in California
New mapping technology plots inundation paths and escape routes
Life Gets a Little Easier for Reindeer, Tsunami-Hit Lands
Technology helps find grazing areas, predict waves
Indonesia’s New Tsunami Warning System
Disaster prediction where, the historical record indicates, it's needed most
Inside the Tsunami Factory
What causes a monster wave? Scientists are drilling seismic hot zones to find out