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Tracking Marine Debris from the Japanese Tsunami

By NOAA’s Office of Response and Restoration The March 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan were tragic events, but you can help NOAA in the aftermath of these disasters by [...]
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86% of municipalities reluctant to accept debris from March disasters, Japan

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

TOKYO (Kyodo) -- A total of 86 percent of municipalities in Japan responding to a survey said they are reluctant to accept debris from Iwate and Miyagi prefectures, which were severely hit by the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami, p... Read Post

Tracking Marine Debris from the Japanese Tsunami Aftermath

Issues & Causes / Environmentalism : Planetsave (3 years ago)

The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration are tracking the path of debris pulled out to sea in the wake of the Japanese tsunami that took place in March of 2011, predicting that locations in Hawaii and the West Coast ... Read Post

Takashi Murakami’s Art From Disaster

News : The Daily Beast (16 hours ago)

He is best-known for his cheery anime-like characters, but the Japanese artist Takashi Murakami’s dark new show was inspired by an earthquake and tsunami. Read Post

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