One year ago today: Earthquake, tsunami in Japan

11 March 2012

Dogs of Japan The Dog Files 3/19/2011

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The article, with several photographs, is at The Dog Files.

Images of coastal Japan before and after the 8.9 earthquake and tsunami. Click on the image to enlarge.

At Common American Journal we continue to […]

IV Vitamin C proven to help protect Fukushima victims from radiation poisoning, cancer

Ethan A. Huff 2/17/2012

Pretreatment with intravenous vitamin C and other oral antioxidants has been demonstrated once again to provide significant protection against radiation poisoning and cancer. Dr. Atsuo Yanagisawa, M.D., Ph.D., from the Japanese College of IV Therapy recently conducted a study which found that Fukushima workers who underwent a high-dose vitamin C […]

Digging Up a Tsunami Prediction

After studying ancient rocks, a Japanese geologist warned that a disaster was imminent—to no avail

Peter Landers The Wall Street Journal 4/9/2011

The giant tsunami that assaulted northern Japan’s coast surprised just about everyone. But Masanobu Shishikura was expecting it. The thought that came to mind, he says, was “yappari,” a Japanese word meaning roughly, […]

The tsunami’s last survivor

Allahpundit 4/1/2011

This wasn’t a rescue mission. After three weeks, they’d long since given up on finding people alive at sea. The coast guard was looking to recover bodies, and even that’s become so hopeless that they may call off the operation after Sunday. But while they were out there scanning the water, something […]

Fears rise that Japan could sell off U.S. debt

Some analysts say that risk to U.S. economy unlikely

Seth McLaughlin The Washington Times 3/24/2011

Some lawmakers and market analysts are expressing rising concerns that a demand for capital by earthquake-ravaged Japan could lead it to sell off some of its huge holdings of U.S.-issued debt, leaving the federal government in an even tighter financial […]

Disaster Preparedness Lessons from Japan

Glenn Reynolds Instapundit 3/24/2011

DISASTER PREPAREDNESS LESSONS FROM JAPAN: “Shops across Tokyo began rationing goods — milk, toilet paper, rice and water — as a run on bottled water coupled with delivery disruptions left shelves bare Thursday nearly two weeks after the earthquake and tsunami to the north.”

So one argument you see among prepper […]