User: irge304 Topic: Extreme Weather
Category: Tsunami
Last updated: Jun 20 2019 08:20 IST RSS 2.0
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Un cúmulo de 1000 terremotos azotó el sur de California - ¿qué tan nerviosos deberíamos estar? 20.6.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green
La tormenta sísmica que desató más de 1000 pequeños terremotos en los condados de San Bernardino y Riverside estas últimas tres semanas provocó lo que se ha convertido en una reacción típica en un país sísmico. Para algunos, el "swarmageddon" a 40 millas al este del centro de Los Ángeles trajo ...
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Climate Deniers Beware: A Tsunami of Public Opinion is Coming to Wipe You Out | Opinion 17.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Younger Americans are not just concerned about climate change; they are angry. Just wait and see what happens as more of them get the vote.
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Taking better care of Minnesota's silver tsunami 14.6.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Earlier this month, Gov. Tim Walz signed a bill that would require more oversight of assisted living facilities after years of substandard regulation.
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A telephone for grief after the Japanese tsunami 9.6.2019 BBC: World
Many people have come to Japan's ‘wind phone’ after losing family in the 2011 tsunami.
Three Journalists Named to Roles on News and Copy Desks 3.6.2019 LA Times: Commentary

As part of the rebuilding of the Los Angeles Times, Executive Editor Norman Pearlstine, Deputy Managing Editor Sewell Chan and Assistant Managing Editor Loree Matsui made the following announcement.

Dear Colleagues:

The Los Angeles Times began staffing its website 24/7 in 2007, and the task of...

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Growing crops in the shadow of Fukushima 29.5.2019 BBC: World
Eight years on from the nuclear disaster, people are being allowed to return to Okuma in Japan.
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Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea; tsunami alert issued 14.5.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

A powerful earthquake struck Papua New Guinea late Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for coastal areas up to 620 miles away.

The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was 28 miles northeast of Kokopo, a remote town with a population of about 26,000. The quake...

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'A physical game of chess' - who will win Champions Cup final? 10.5.2019 BBC: Front Page
Former England winger Ugo Monye and BBC rugby union correspondent Chris Jones on whether Leinster or Saracens will come out on top in Saturday's showpiece final.
Japan emperor: Akihito's human touch 30.4.2019 BBC: World
Emperor Akihito will be remembered as the man who began the modernisation of Japan's Chrysanthemum Throne.
Removal of fuel at Fukushima’s melted nuclear reactor begins 15.4.2019 LA Times: Commentary

The operator of the tsunami-wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant began removing fuel Monday from a cooling pool at one of three reactors that melted down in the 2011 disaster, a milestone in what will be a decades-long process to decommission the facility.

Tokyo Electric Power Co. said workers started...

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Fukushima: Workers Start Removing Fuel From Reactor 15.4.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
In 2011, a deadly earthquake and tsunami in eastern Japan caused the world's worst nuclear disaster since Chernobyl.
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Fukushima: Japan begins removal of nuclear fuel from damaged reactor 15.4.2019 BBC: World
A painstaking operation begins to remove fuel rods from a Fukushima reactor hit by the 2011 tsunami.
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'Four women I hope my children never forget' 14.4.2019 BBC: World
Rebecca Henschke's life as a correspondent in Indonesia was only possible, she says, thanks to four patient women who helped raise her children.
Japan's Yoshitaka Sakurada resigns as Olympics minister 11.4.2019 BBC: World
Yoshitaka Sakurada latest error has brought his resignation, 15 months before the Tokyo 2020 games.
Fukushima nuclear disaster: Abandoned town allows first residents home 10.4.2019 BBC: World
Okuma, a town near the wrecked Fukushima power plant, has partially reopened.
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Anak Krakatau: Collapsed volcano's tsunami simulated 10.4.2019 BBC: Science
A new model illustrates how Anak Krakatau's deadly tsunami spread across the Sunda Strait.
What Is #SafePlaceSelfie Day Wednesday With The NWS? 3.4.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The NWS-inspired selfies show people preparing for extreme weather events.
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How prepared are Minnesota's nuclear plants for a flood? 25.3.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Minnesota's two nuclear plants at Prairie Island and Monticello are both built along the Mississippi River, which is rising.
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The Vulnerability of California’s Coast Is Terrifying 23.3.2019 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by High Country News. It appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. The destructive impacts of climate change have become increasingly apparent in California, with brutal droughts, historic wildfires and extreme precipitation hammering the state. But new research suggests that the worst might be yet to come. By the end of […]
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'Obscene' beer label causes row in Russia 20.3.2019 BBC: World
A Russian brewery is under fire for its sado-masochistic bottle label.
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