Aug 21, 2013

Preparing for a massive quake

Sept. 1 is the 90th anniversary of Great Kanto Earthquake of 1923. But how prepared are Tokyoites for the massive earthquake forecast to hit in the near future

Great Kanto Earthquake evacuees shown in panoramic photo panel

Aug 17, 2013

Great Kanto Earthquake evacuees shown in panoramic photo panel

An association to commemorate victims of the 1923 Great Kanto Earthquake has created a 4.6-meter-long panoramic photo panel showing roughly 300,000 evacuees who gathered at the plaza in front of the Imperial Palace after the lethal temblor rocked Tokyo. The panel will be exhibited ...