The devastating tsunamis of 2004 and 2011 have made this calamity a truly feared one. Capable of killing thousands in the matter of a few seconds, tsunamis have struck fear into all, but more so to those living in coastal regions.
2004 Boxing Day Tsunami: Important Facts and its Impact on The World
26th December, 2004. This day shook the world, as the waters of the Indian Ocean wrecked havoc on the Asian subcontinent. We are referring to the Indian Ocean Tsunami that occurred in 2004, which permanently changed the fate of...
What Causes a Tsunami
Tsunamis are the most powerful and horrifying natural disasters known to man. What causes a tsunami and why are they so powerful? These gigantic waves are not a recent phenomenon and have occurred in the past.
What is a Tsunami?
A tsunami is a sea wave of local or distant origin that is an outcome of large-scale seafloor displacements related with large earthquakes, major submarine slides, or exploding volcanic islands. Read through this Buzzle article for...