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“Tsunamis”

Jul 11, 2014 05:15 PM ET // AFP
The Japan Meteorological Agency said a local tsunami of up to one metre (3.3 feet) could impact the Pacific coastline after the quake.
Jun 23, 2014 06:30 PM ET // AFP
An 8.0-magnitude earthquake strikes off the coast of Alaska prompting a local tsunami warning.
Apr 1, 2014 11:05 AM ET // Katherine Tweed, IEEE Spectrum
A floating, no-emissions car sounds cool, but how would it actually fare in a large-scale disaster?
Aug 16, 2013 04:30 PM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
If melting ice caps trigger rapid sea level rise, the strain that the edges of continents could experience might set off underwater landslides.
Aug 6, 2013 09:30 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
A 'meteotsunami' (or weather-induced tsunami) caused swells on a normally calm estuary on a sunny day in southwest England.