Scientists produce a mesmerizing simulation of the globe-spanning waves generated by the potent earthquake off Japan.
The devastating might of Earth's mysterious movements was put on tragic display this year when the Tohoku earthquake struck off the coast of Japan. The magnitude 9.0 quake was produced by a sudden lurch along a subduction zone, a pl... Read Post
Tsunamis generated by the magnitude-9 earthquake in Japan last March dragged 3 million to 4 million tons of debris into the ocean after tearing up Japanese harbors and homes. Scientists believe ocean currents are carrying some of th... Read Post