Our Top 25 Moments of 2011- Japan Tsunami and Meltdown
When an 8.8 earthquake struck Japan, that was bad. When the tsunami struck, that was worse. When the Fukushima Nuclear Plant melted down, that was the worst. The people of Japan had to suffer through all three at once this year, and the results were deadly.
This may be the most important event of the year. The radiation was found even in America. The event brought back debates about whether or not we should have nuclear power, and awakened awareness about the issues in America.