Archive for April, 2011

The 4/21/11 New York Times includes this article concerning “tsunami stones.”  It describes an interesting example of how we remember lessons from rare but extreme events, and how we pass on what we learn to our descendants.


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This disturbing video (linked here) shows destructive effects of the inward flow of the tsunami, perhaps the first major flow of the 3/11/11 event at this location. The video doesn’t go on long enough to record the corresponding outward flow, or any subsequent flows.  Thanks to David Venable of GGASHI (ggashi.com) for sharing that link.

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