On March 11, 2011, the Great Tohoku Earthquake occurred approximately 70 kilometers off the coast of Japan.
Researchers at the University of Illinois have become the first to record an airglow signature in the upper atmosphere produced by a tsunami using a camera system based in Maui, Hawaii.
South Korea’s space agency has joined its international counterparts in putting satellite data at the disposal of rescue authorities following major disasters such as earthquakes and tsunamis
Department of Applied Geology, University of Madras, India
Human induced impacts especially rapid urbanization and the growth of world population are some of the contributing factors for global environmental change.
The earthquake and tsunami that struck the north-eastern coast of Japan on 11 March, was a tragedy for the thousands of people who lost their lives and livelihoods.
When you work with geospatial information, there will be days when all of your scheduled meetings and regular everyday tasks seem insignificant.
The massive earthquake and tsunami that devastated northeast Japan recently has given rise to a new phenomenon called a complex mega-disaster .
By spatially extensive events, ground-based mapping is too slow, typically hindered by disaster-related site access difficulties, or too dangerous as in the case of potential radioactive contaminat
Modeled tsunami zones for affected areas of the Japan earthquake.
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