"CHASING ICE" On May Adam LeWinter and Director Jeff Orlowski filmed a historic breakup at the Ilulissat Glacier in Western Greenland. The calving event lasted for 75 minutes and the glacier retreated a full mile across a calving face .
This much later after the 2011 Tsunami in Japan, I'm still unearthing videos that I haven't seen. There was just so much unimaginable destruction that we in the west have no concept of something like this. This video shows an entire town wiped off the map in just a few scant moments. The closest event we've had in recent memory would be an EF5 tornado event, but even that can't equal the sheer magnitude of what happened here. 東日本大震災 南三陸町伊里前湾大津波
Classical music news: Despite the disasters of Japan’s earthquake, tsunami and nuclear crisis, the NHK Symphony Orchestra of Tokyo performs in New York’s Carnegie Hall. James Levine drops some Metropolitan Opera dates. Joseph Conrad opera premieres. The beleagued Detroit Symphony Orchestra turns to Facebook.