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See the ground open and close in Japan

Broken asphalt road by Chuetsu Earthquake, 200...

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Crazy Video Of The Ground Shifting During The Japanese Quake VIDEO – StumbleUpon. Pretty dramatic footage of the ground opening and closing. If you have never been in an earthquake (raises hand) pretty fascinating. The dog is barking which is a nice warning as well.

Japan quake causes 30% slowing of Internet

Super Pit gold mine at Kalgoorlie in Western A...

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Quake highlights threat to internet links. According to this article from ABC Science it appears that nations like Australia’s are most at risk. They weren’t affected this time, but in 2006 a Taiwan earthquake slowed down Australia’s communication system for two months. Interesting.

American Red Cross Responds to Japan Earthquake and Pacific Tsunami

American Red Cross Responds to Japan Earthquake and Pacific Tsunami. My friend worked at the RedCross and loved it. If you are looking for a trustworthy place to donate you can’t go wrong here. Cross your fingers the nuclear reactor cools down as well.

Cannon Beach. photo


Cannon Beach.

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The rocks look so cool don’t they?

The Power of an Earthquake Turns Train Tracks to Spaghetti

The Power of an Earthquake Turns Train Tracks to Spaghetti.  Pretty incredible photo.