Study: More People Could Survive A Tsunami If They Walk FasterAbout 5,500 more people could survive a major tsunami hitting the U.S. if they just walk a little faster to higher ground after roads are knocked out, a new study shows.
Temple Students And Professor Compose Song For 1-Year Anniversary Of Japanese Earthquake To mark the one year anniversary of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami, a Temple University professor collaborated to create a song and animated video to encourage those who are still dealing with its aftermath.
Temple Students Remember Disaster In Japan With Commemorative SongDevastating images of towns in ruins are still reminders of last years earthquake and tsunami that hit the Northeast coast of Japan. Sunday marks the one year anniversary.
Watch For Empty Lots At Local Toyota Dealers This SummerToyota says its manufacturing operations won't be back to normal until the end of this year, because of last month's devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan.
Philadelphia Says Radioactive Water Not Related To Japan EventsThe Philadelphia Water Department is attempting to track down the source of radioactive iodine found by federal authorities in the drinking water supply drawn from the Schuylkill River.
Philadelphia Researcher Tests New Radiation Exposure TreatmentsDr. Uli Rodeck, professor of dermatology and radiation oncology at Thomas Jefferson Univeristy Hospital, has received a federal grant to test several drugs that would treat radiation exposure.
Pennsylvania Expert Sees Long Recovery Road For Quake-Damaged JapanLinda Hasunuma, an assistant professor of government at Franklin and Marshall College, says it could take take a long time for life in Japan to return to normal.
Philadelphia Importer Laying Off Japanese Fish, TemporarilyThere is high anxiety in Japan over the safety of their water and food supplies, amid the prolonged nuclear power plant crisis.
Expert: Radiation On Imported Japanese Cars Not A ThreatRadiation protection expert compares radiation on cars to dust on a desk.
Delaware Collecting Donations For Japan Sister-State Ravaged By Quake, TsunamiOne of the most devastated areas of Japan will get rebuilding help from the State of Delaware. The "First State" is reaching out to its Japanese sister state.
Temple Offers 'Voluntary Evacuation' Flight To Its Students In JapanTemple University is making plans to evacuate all of its American students in Japan who would like to leave.
Missteps In Japan Recall Pennsylvania's 1979 Nuclear AccidentThe nuclear disaster unfolding in Japan is bringing back bad memories for some of the people involved in a similar accident 32 years ago, at Three Mile Island, in central Pennsylvania.