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Eco-photos of the week: March 13-19

A Japanese home drifts off in the Pacific Ocean on March 13 after an earthquake-induced tsunami swept through Sendai, Japan.

Photo: ZUMA Press

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Swept away

A Japanese home drifts off in the Pacific Ocean on March 13 after an earthquake-induced tsunami swept through Sendai, Japan.

The massive magnitude-9.0 earthquake, the fifth-largest ever recorded, struck off the northeastern coast of Japan on March 11, causing a 23-foot tsunami that sent millions of people searching for higher ground.