Posts tagged ‘earthquake’

December 31, 2011

Reuters – 2011 – The Year in Quotes

Wow.  I dunno but I got a few chills remembering. Thanks to Reuters Video. As a journalist myself I love seeing how we document our planet.

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December 31, 2011

What a year it was. Google’s 2011 Zeitgeist

What an incredible bit of video editing and also a reminder of how much  my knowledge has expanded because of my wonderful friends on G+ these past few months. This is not my New Year’s message but this video is a great opportunity to pause and reflect on what a remarkable year of  triumph, tragedy and  a celebration of the human spirit 2011 was.

March 31, 2011

RT exclusive Silent island – scenes of devastation in Ishinomaki Region

Utter desolation shown in exclusive Russia Today footage of Ishinomaki Region of Japan after the tsunami. The silent soundtrack seems appropriate given the utter devastation.

March 2, 2011

Touching story of one of the quiet heroes of the New Zealand Earthquake.

With the earth still shaking Ashei  Sopoaga immediately jumped into action to help those around him. A lesson in what it really means to be human.  He is the picture of quiet dignity.

February 25, 2011

Moving and powerful pictures of the recovery efforts in New Zealand.

The Atlantic in Focus has posted some incredibly powerful shots of the rescue and recovery efforts in New Zealand.

Check them out here.