NYC Food Film Festival Heats Up
Orange indicates 2 meter high waves, via JMAInitially reported as a 7.4 magnitude, an earthquake struck Japan this morning, leading to another tsunami alert issued for the already ravaged northeastern coast. The Japanese Meteorological Agency has a map indicating seismic activity. Tsunami wav ... More >>
An all-Brooklyn benefit for disaster relief
The situation at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant seems to get worse daily. According to CNN, the radiation level of water now flowing into the Pacific from the plant is "more than millions of times above the regulatory limit." Radiation from samples taken over the weekend outside one of t ... More >>
We've seen a lot of devastating tsunami videos. This one, from the Telegraph, ends well, although it's certainly harrowing: While a man drives on a coastal road, tsunami waves overtake his vehicle. He keeps filming the whole way -- without even a scream -- which is, to say the least, pretty fucking ... More >>
In Sri Lanka, mothers' breasts ache for phantom children. What will it take to rebuild?