As most everyone knows, hopefully; a tsunami measuring 8.9 hit Japan on March 11, 2011. Social Media now makes it easy to follow minute to minute updates across all Social Media mediums. Mashable. com has posted this article with a collection of all the places to find updates regarding the tragedy.
I am glad someone will be doing this. I leave today for Chicago on an Alternative Spring Break trip and will not have any access to twitter, facebook, cell phone, email or news. This will be an easy way to come back and catch up on what is happening in Japan.