Listen to BBC News: Japan Hit by Tsunami After Massive Earthquake. Follow this report from March 11, 2011, as it explains the horrifying moments of the destructive Earthquake that hit Japan that same day.
Listen to ABC World News: Earthquake and Tsunami in Japan. Catch this report on the 11th of March 2011 talking about the impact and consequences of the disastrous tsunami that hit Japan.
Listen to CNN Breaking News: Japan's Earthquake and Tsunami. Tune in to this CNN report from the 11th of March 2011, reporting the intensity of the natural disasters from live witnesses and testimonies.
Listen to Underwater Microphone Capturing Honshu, Japan Earthquake. In this short audio clip, you are going to hear the real sounds from underwater of the devastating earthquake propagating through the earth's crust.
Japan is no stranger to earthquakes. The 2011 earthquake that set off an enormous tsunami off the coast of Tōhoku tested the nation's resilience.
Japan is a country that's accustomed to earthquakes, and one you might have thought would be prepared for anything. However, they were not prepared for the scale of the megathrust earthquake that happened one Friday afternoon in March.
Following one of the most powerful earthquakes ever recorded, Japan was buffeted by an unbelievably powerful tsunami. Although they had attempted to prepare for such a disaster, their defenses were easily overpowered, and the result was devastating.
In 2011, an earthquake and tsunami devastated Japan’s north-east, causing widespread loss of life and triggering the Fukushima nuclear crisis. Mure Dickie, Tokyo bureau chief, and Lindsay Whipp, former Tokyo correspondent, join Shawn Donnan to discuss how life has changed in the region.
In the second part of the podcast commemorating the earthquake and tsunami that devastated north-east Japan, World Weekly looks at how the expatriate community was affected.
In the 35th podcast from CatastropheCast.com, we delve into the most powerful earthquake to rock Japan that has ever been recorded, and the ensuing tsunami and nuclear disaster.