Japan Quake Changed Coastal Landscape And Not Just Above Sea-Level.

Japan Quake Changed Coastal Landscape And Not Just Above Sea-Level.

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An oncoming tsunami strikes the coast in Natori City, Miyagi Prefecture, northeastern Japan March 11, 2011. The biggest earthquake to hit Japan in 140 years struck the northeast coast, triggering a 10-metre tsunami that swept away everything in its path, including houses, cars and farm buildings on fire. Photo source: ©© Natsuko Kadoyama

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The recent monster quake that hit northeastern Japan altered the earth’s surface, geologists say, loading stress onto a different segment of the fault line much closer to Tokyo…

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