Friday, November 6, 2015

Fact of the Day: Tsunami Rocks

The are tsunami stones across Japan which can be six hundred years old. They inform people that it would be unwise to build a house past that point. Despite their age, they prove to be a reliable tool in knowing where a tsunami will be at its worst.  

13 comments:

  1. Adam

    Is this where you got this - strange information?
    http://www.nytimes.com/2011/04/21/world/asia/21stones.html

    Interesting reading but I do wonder.
    B J Hunnicut aka Colin

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  2. Wow, that's interesting!

    -Kati

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  3. Useful indeed. Avoid suffering because of them. Kinda like nature's own beware sign.

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  4. That's pretty cool, and great if everyone actually takes heed, right?

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  5. Well, I guess they've had enough experience with them to know.

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  6. what a very convenient wisdom from the old times, methinks people of the old times knew how to listen to the nature better than any of us today

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  7. great warning! darn tsunami. God bless us.

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  8. ...just the word TSUNAMI strikes fear in my heart....

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  9. Very interesting. Have a great weekend :)

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  10. This is a very famous Japanese work of art. I remember seeing it for a long long time now, replicas, I guess...even back when I was a lot younger and all this time, I thought it was just a wave. Gee! It did not occur to me that's the dreaded tsunami.

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