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  1. Tsunami

    Tsunami Abstract This essay covers about Tsunami, being one of the fatal natural disasters that have attacked many countries, endangering the human lives. This essay will cover on what tsunami is, how and why it happens, and the severe consequences and the measures taken to prevent it. Before getting...

  2. Tsunami

     TSUNAMI Introduction 1. Tsunami is a Japanese word meaning “Harbor water”. Tsunami is in most cases the result of sea-bed earthquake. The latest tsunami was the largest of its type since the magnitude Good Friday earthquake of Alaska in 1964. It took a...

  3. The 2011 To hoku Earthquake and Tsunami

    The 2011 Tōhoku Earthquake and Tsunami Saturday October 18, 2014 Earth Sciences 2240F TABLE OF CONTENTS Page 1. Introduction 2 1.1 Comparison between Alaska 1964 & Japan 2011 2 1.2 Statement of Aim 3 2. The Earthquake & Tsunami 3 2.1 Tectonic Breif ...

  4. Tsunami

    Tsunami: The Harbor Wave Introduction A Tsunami is a series of water waves caused by the displacement of a large water volume of a body of water, usually an ocean, but also can happen around deep large lakes. The waves progressively get bigger, the largest wave usually being one in the middle. Tsunami...

  5. Reducing the impacts of a tsunami

    Reducing the impacts of a tsunami A tsunami is a huge wave caused by earthquakes deep in the sea. We need to reduce the impacts as it kills many innocent people, destroys land and property and destroys buildings. Tsunamis also separate families from each other. An earthquake is caused by an earthquake...

  6. Tsunami Detection

    DESIGN OF AN EMBEDDED SYSTEM FOR THE DETECTION OF TSUNAMI A THESIS SUBMITTED IN PARTIAL FULFILMENT OF THE REQUIREMENTS FOR THE DEGREE OF Bachelor of Technology In Electronics and Communication Engineering By Sidharth Das Roll No: 108EC014 & BiramBaburayBaskey Roll No: 108EC017 Department...

  7. Using two examples of tsunamis that you have studies, compare the causes and effects of each one. Identify the reasons for the differences (40 marks)

    A tsunami us a large wave caused by a displacement of a large volume of water. A tsunami are the effect of a natural primary hazards meaning that they are a secondary hazard, mostly the result of tectonic activity. The Boxing Day tsunami was caused by the subduction of the indo-Australian plate boundary...

  8. Physics of Tsunamis

    heading: Tsunamis Physics of Tsunamis Wendy M. Blevins PS102 Explorations in Physics Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Abstract This paper will discuss the physics and warning systems of tsunamis, a destructive wave force that researchers have been studying for many years. Tsunamis are...

  9. Hilo Bay Tsunami

    29 April 2011 The Hilo Bay: Tsunami Magnet of Hawaii On the afternoon of 22 May 1960 the Valdivia Earthquake struck the country of Chile with devastating repercussions for the Chilean people and people around the world. The Earthquake rated a 9.5 on the moment magnitude scale and is, to date, the...

  10. NASA Voyager 1

    NASA VOYAGER: 'TSUNAMI WAVE' STILL FLIES THROUGH INTERSTELLAR SPACE The Voyager 1 spacecraft has experienced three shock waves. The most recent shock wave, first observed in February 2014, still appears to be going on. One wave, previously reported, helped researchers determine that Voyager 1 had...

  11. Tsunami

    Conclusion To conclude our report from the understandable of Tsunami happens in Malaysia, there is lot of memorable and sadness when the boxing day.  Seven years after Tsunami, while the human dimensions of the tragedy will take much longer to heal the country has made major steps towards recovering...

  12. Tsunamis, Wave of Destruction

    Running Head: Tsunami: Wave of Destruction Tsunami: Wave of Destruction Abstract The purpose of this paper is to discuss the article "Tsunami!" written by Frank L. Gonzalez, a leading researcher with the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration at the Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory...

  13. Tsunamis (Weather Change)

    Thesis: Tsunamis are caused by strong earthquakes beneath the seafloor “A stone that drops into a pond sends out a widening of ripples, in the same way an earthquake under the sea creates a series of waves that can travel for many thousands of miles” (Langley 12). These waves are very long and wide...

  14. Tsunamis Have The Same Impacts On MEDC S And LEDC S

    Tsunamis have the same impacts on MEDC’s and LEDC’s. As seen on Boxing Day 2004, just off the west coast of the Indonesian island of Sumatra, and in March 2011, just off the eastern coast of Japan, earthquakes can have devastating consequences, as can the tsunamis that followed. Submarine earthquakes...

  15. Tsunami

    OUTLINE THESIS: The tsunami is a dangerous natural disaster that should be analyzed and studied to prevent unnecessary deaths. What is a Tsunami? A. Definition B. Historical background C. What effects do they cause What causes Tsunami? D. Why do tsunami occur? E. Where do they occur...

  16. Japan Tsunami and Earthquake

    Japan Tsunami and Earthquake Sion Hau 7D 31/07/11 An earthquake occurred in Sendai, Japan on the 11th of March in 2011; this earthquake also resulted in a tsunami. The earthquake measured at magnitude 8.9-9.0 on the Richter scale, the...

  17. Tsunamis

    Tsunamis are series of gigantic waves caused by earthquakes. When an earthquake happens the energy created travels to the surface of the water and a huge wave forms due to the pressure. The size of the wave depends on the depth of the water, the force of the earthquake, and the wind. Then the wave, called...

  18. Tsunami Original

     TSUNAMI- A DECADE LATER Introduction: On the morning of December 26, 2004, a magnitude 9.3 earthquake ripped  apart the seafloor off the coast of northwest Sumatra, Indonesia This is the fourth largest earth quake in the world since 1900. It unleashed a devastating tsunami that travelled thousands...

  19. Support Given to 2004 Tsunami Victims in Indonesia

    Given to 2004 Tsunami Victims in Indonesia Tsunami as defined by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is (n.d.), “a series of ocean waves generated by sudden displacements in the sea floor, landslides, or volcanic activity. In the deep ocean, the tsunami wave may only...

  20. An Overview of Tsunami Warning Systems

    Life Saving Devices: An Overview of Tsunami Warning Systems Abstract Tsunamis are deadly natural disasters that can cause massive amounts of destruction to property and take human lives. There are many different tsunami warning systems available. Tsunami warning centers are the communication...

  21. Tsunami

    Geography assessment What is a Tsunami? Tsunamis are giant waves caused by earthquakes or volcanic eruptions under the sea. When tsunamis are in the deep parts of the ocean tsunami their height does not change very much. But as the waves travels inland, they keep increasing in height as the depth...

  22. Tsunami Report

                    Tsunami Report                Courtney McLeod  Murray  CGF 3M  Nov 29, 2014      Introduction  A tsunami is a series of very long ocean waves created when a large body of water is  displaced. There are many places in Japan that have been hit by a Tsunami and they  are mainly caused by earthquakes...

  23. Why Does a Tsunami Occur?

    Why does a Tsunami happen? The word tsunami comes from the Japanese language. The word means harbor (tsu津) and wave ( nami津). A tsunami is a series of waves that is generated because of a disturbance in the sea. As the waves get closer to shallow water and the shore they grow in size, destroying...

  24. TSUNAMI

     TSUNAMI- A DECADE LATER Introduction: The Tsunami that took place on 26th December 2004. It is a major destruction by tall tidal waves. A magnitude 9.0 earth quake occurred the west coast of northern Sumatra Indonesia. This is the fourth largest earth quake in the world since 1900. The Tsunami...

  25. Tsunami in the Indian Ocean

    Tsunami in the Indian Ocean Each part of the world faces unique challenges with natural disasters. With the tropical climate and unstable landforms, and a high population density, Asia is one of the most vulnerable developing countries to suffer very often from various Natural Disasters like...

  26. Tsunami Experience.

    Tsunamis A tsunami is a large ocean wave that is caused by sudden movement on the ocean floor. This sudden movement causes vertical displacement of the water. It could be caused by an earthquake, a volcanic eruption, and underwater landslide or the impact of the meteorites. The impact of a large meteorite...

  27. Tsunami Disaster, Implication on Economy

    TSUNAMI DISASTER, WHAT IMPLICATION ON ECONOMIC SYSTEM IN THIS REGION? We view with awe a release of power on this scale. We know that this power is greater than that of our species — nature holds us in its hands. We may be able to mitigate some of the consequences; in some cases we may be able to...

  28. Tsunamis. Opinion Essay

    TSUNAMIS BECOME DISASTERS BECAUSE OF THE HUMAN CONTEXT IN WHICH THEY OCCUR. DO YOU AGREE OR DISAGREE WITH THIS STATEMENT? USE EXAMPLES OF KNOWN TSUNAMI EVENTS RECENTLY AND IN THE PAST TO ILLUSTRATE YOUR ARGUMENT. It is easier to see a disaster as devastating when human loss is apparent. But loss...

  29. To hoku Earthquake and Tsunami

    The 2011 Tōhoku Earthquake and Tsunami Nicole Sweetman-Rice 250731646 February 21, 2015 Earth Science 2240G Dr. S. Shieh TABLE OF CONTENTS Page 1. Introduction 3 1.1 Megathrust Earthquakes 3 1.2 Tsunamis 3 1.3 1700 Cascadia Earthquake...

  30. Oceanic Waves-Tsunami

    dangerous of oceanic waves is called tsunami or tidal waves. It’s wave could reach up to thousands of feet tall. 3)Tsunami is word originated from japan, and it’s equivalent in English is called “seismic sea waves.” There are many factors causing Tsunami. Most tsunamis that has occured in the past few years...