NHK Documentary

River Tsunami: Lessons Seven Years Later

River tsunami - huge waves that flow upriver - killed many in the 2011 Tohoku disaster and pose a deadly threat to urban areas. Learn of the measures being taken to understand them and fight back.
  • program length: 49 minutes
  • episode #4001

Saturday, April 14 at 3:10 pm on 12.4

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  • Saturday, April 14 at 9:10 am on 12.4
  • Saturday, April 14 at 9:10 pm on 12.4
  • Sunday, April 15 at 3:10 am on 12.4

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Hard-hitting documentary that takes an in-depth look at some of the political, economic, and social challenges that Japan - and our world - is facing.