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NOVA Japan's Killer Quake

NOVA Japan's Killer Quake - airing on GPB Wednesday, March 30 at 9 p.m.

japan quakeJapan’s Killer Quake is an original one-hour documentary that takes viewers moment by moment through Japan’s devastating earthquake and tsunami. Through first person accounts from those who survived, and from experts and scientists currently on the scene, Japan’s Killer Quake gives scientific context to the chain of events responsible for one of the most destructive disasters in recorded history. Visit NOVA Teachers for teacher guides.

GPB Digital Education Resources

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  • Understanding the Japan Earthquake
  • Earthquake Danger
  • Enviro-Tacklebox: Module 04: Forces in the Environment: The Earth: Work in Progress
  • Earthquakes: Our Restless Planet
  • Causes of Tsunami
  • What are the Odds?: Tsunami