Aw. Cats are so amazingly resilient. Watch Video ›
Profits from this poster will go to the Red Cross/Red Crescent. Half will go to the Christchurch Relief and the other half will go to the Japan Tsunami. View Image ›
The residents of Bamiyan, Afghanistan held a vigil in support of Japan. The children, in particular, were eager to offer help. Kids say the darnedest things that melt your heart and reaffirm your faith in humanity. View List ›
Warning: This video will probably break your heart. Fortunately, according to the Japan Earthquake Animal Rescue and Support Facebook page, both dogs were rescued and are doing well. Watch Video ›
The nuclear emergency in Japan continues to escalate. Dangerous levels of radiation are leaking from the earthquake-damaged reactors at Fukushima Dai-ichi and incidents are feared at other power plants. Those working to contain the meltdowns or living nearby are at the greatest risk. Here is what radiation sickness looks like. View List ›
Brb, crying forever. View Image ›
Heartbreaking. View Image ›
Run, dude! Stop filming and run! This video starts out tame enough but quickly spirals into nature kicking this town’s ass. Watch Video ›
A tsunami wave smashing into the Japanese town of Miyako, in Iwate Prefecture, spilling over the seawall. The wave washes away boats over the wall and smashing them into a bridge. Watch Video ›
Government officials have started handing out iodine pills to combat the radiation. Around 3am local time, officials began testing residents living near the Fukushima nuclear plant for radiation poisoning. At least 3 of the 90 randomly selected people tested positive. Residents are being told to stay inside, not drink tap water and keep wet cloths over their faces as radiation levels were still well above safe limits. View Image ›
Horrifying video of an explosion at the Fukushima #1 nuclear power plant after meltdown warnings. View Media ›
The 8.9 earthquake that struck Japan triggered tsunamis across Japan and launched warning and watches in Russia, Guam, Taiwan, the Philippines, Indonesia, and Hawaii. Here are some important facts about Tsunamis and how they are formed. View List ›
A history of tsunamis.
A simple yet powerful symbol for the earthquake and tsunami in Japan. Click on the image for ways you can help with relief efforts. View Image ›
Waves from the Japanese earthquake have hit California.
Reports and photos from the area showed that the airport was almost completely underwater.
The tsunami which devastated Japan reached the shores of the United States this afternoon, thankfully in a much weakened form. Here is time lapse footage a six-foot surge hitting Santa Cruz. Fortunately, nothing more serious than damaged boats have been reported. Watch Video ›
In chronological order! Today’s disaster is merely one of many reminders that Mother Nature only tolerates our presence most of the time. From ancient Greece to modern day Peru, millions have suffered the devastating effects of tectonic shift. View List ›
The first tsunami waves reaching Hawaii’s shores were lower than expected, but still seek higher ground.
Many people are hurt and missing after the catastrophic earthquake and tsunamis in Japan recently. If you have any resources possible, please consider helping out through these organizations. View List ›
An area-wide tsunami warning in the Pacific following Friday’s 8.9 magnitude earthquake.
The biggest earthquake to hit Japan since records began almost 150 years ago smashed into the country’s northeast coast Friday, triggering a 32-foot tsunami that washed away everything in its path.
Earthquake and tsunami footage captured on CCTV and cell phones. In the after effects of the massive earthquake and tsunami that rocked Japan today, raw video is beginning to pop up to give the world an idea of what is happening. Here are some of those. If you see any more, feel free to post them in the comments. View List ›
Hopefully their preparation up to this point was effective.
An 8.9 earthquake struck the northeast coast of Japan on Friday, followed by a series of aftershocks and tsunamis. Parts of Honshu were submerged after a wave swept ashore. Here are pictures from the recent coverage. View List ›
A massive 8.9 magnitude earthquake struck the Northeastern coast of Japan, the largest recorded earthquake in Japan’s history. The quake triggered a 13-foot tsunami, caught here on video ripping through a small town in Miyagi Prefecture. No word yet on casualties or the extent of damage. UPDATE: Better quality video now available. Find the latest news on the earthquake and tsunami in Japan on our Viral Topic Page. Watch Video ›