Sun, Mar 13 2011 at 3:22 PM
Several organizations are trying to help those in need in Japan following the massive earthquake and tsunami. Here's how you can help.
Sun, Mar 13 2011 at 2:22 PM
Countries offer everything from field hospitals to atomic physicists, but even the basics — food, water and blankets — are needed.
Sun, Mar 13 2011 at 2:15 PM
Unlike some of Mother Nature's other nasty temper tantrums, earthquakes come without warning. Make sure you're prepared at home in the event that the ground starts to rumble.
Sun, Mar 13 2011 at 11:55 AM
Tokyo is battling to avert a meltdown at 3 stricken reactors at the Fukushima plant in the worst nuclear accident since the 1986 Chernobyl disaster.
Sun, Mar 13 2011 at 10:07 AM
The figure is nearly as much as the worldwide catastrophe loss to the global insurance industry in 2010 and could trigger higher prices in the market.
Sun, Mar 13 2011 at 12:37 AM
Amid conflicting reports coming out of Japan on the current status of nuclear reactors there, U.S. nuclear scientists say that while an accident of Chernobyl proportions is not at all likely, there are risks involved.
Sat, Mar 12 2011 at 9:46 AM
Officials insist radiation levels are safe after the explosion at the facility north of Tokyo, but memories of Chernobyl are hard to shake.
Fri, Mar 11 2011 at 3:52 PM
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said the U.S. air force had delivered coolant to avert a rise in the temperature of the facility's nuclear rods.
Fri, Mar 11 2011 at 3:05 PM
The devastating earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan were 'completely unrelated' to the approaching 'supermoon,' despite a news report that tied the quake to the lunar event.
Fri, Mar 11 2011 at 2:05 PM
Prices for chips used in smartphones and tablets could jump after the quake, although it would likely have only a limited impact on global supplies.