Feb 2, 2013 — The U.S. Geological Survey reports the tremor's magnitude was 6.9 and was centered very deep in the earth.
Aug 4, 2011 — Japan is firing three top nuclear energy officials, nearly five months after the country's Fukushima nuclear disaster. And Banri Kaieda, the industry minister in charge of energy policy, said that he will resign after he replaces the officials.
Jul 19, 2011 — The Japanese government shut down all beef shipments coming out of Fukushima prefecture today, home to the damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant. This comes more than a week after tests on meat from the region revealed high levels of radioactive cesium.
Apr 11, 2011 — One month later: A look at memorials dedicated to the victims of the Japan earthquake and tsunami
Mar 25, 2011 — Japan Prime Minister: nuclear situation is grave
Mar 24, 2011 — NPR photographer David Gilkey spent the day photographing the city of Rikuzentakata — or what remains of it.
Mar 23, 2011 — That's about the height of a typical six- or seven-story building.
Mar 23, 2011 — Live blog Japan quake, tsunami and nuclear developments
Mar 21, 2011 — Live blog on Japan disaster developments
Mar 19, 2011 — Saturday's news on the aftermath of the March 11 earthquake and tsunami.