Earthquake and tsunami
- Animated graphic showing just how enormous the 3/11 earthquake was. The main temblor hits at 1.40.
- This NOAA animation shows the path of the tsunami.
- This xkcd.com infographic puts radiation in perspective.
- This interactive feature compares radiation levels:
Before and after pictures
- Satellite photos taken on March 12 began to show the enormity of the destruction.