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Tsunami Damage Has Been Reported From The Solomon Islands [VIDEO]
Tsunami Damage Has Been Reported From The Solomon Islands [VIDEO]
Rescue crews in the Solomon Islands are trying to reach remote villages, hit by five foot waves following a magnitude 8.0 earthquake near the Santa Cruz Islands. There have been reports of deaths and severe property damage. Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard has offered the countries assistance. Sirens were heard in Fiji, locals said. So, just how does a tsunami work?
UPDATE: Massive Earthquake, Tsunami Strike Japan; Effects Rippling Around the Globe
UPDATE: Massive Earthquake, Tsunami Strike Japan; Effects Rippling Around the Globe
Hundreds have been found or are presumed dead after a massive earthquake and ensuing tsunami tore through Japan's northeast coast. Some are already declaring the 8.9 magnitude quake the largest ever recorded and after-effects are expected to hit the west coast of the US, the Phillippines, Indonesia and other vulnerable spots. The Internet has sped into action, using Twitter to report updates and G