Prank of the Day: With a nod to The Lost Boys' Greasy Sax Man Timmy Cappello, a prankster walks around Los Angeles playing George Michael’s "Careless Whisper" to an unwitting audience.
2011 Sendai Earthquake / How To Help: President Obama released a statement earlier announcing that "[t]he United States stands ready to help the Japanese people in this time of great trial." Below is a list of charities and relief organizations you can donate to in order to help bring aid to those affected by the worst earthquake in Japa
Putting Things In Perspective of the Day: NOAA has released this image showing maximum computed tsunami amplitude (in cm) "during 24 hours of wave propagation."
The data was calculated using the MOST (Method of Splitting Tsunami)forecast model. According to NOAA, "this method takes into account three processes of tsunami evolution: earthquake, transoceanic propagation, and inundation."