‘Tsunami stones’ are ancient warnings written on…

‘Tsunami stones’ are ancient warnings written on stone tablets, some over 600 years old, that lie along the northeastern coast of Japan. One that was placed in Aneyoshi after a 1933 tsunami reads: ‘Do not build your homes below this point.’ The entire village survived the tsunami disaster of 2011.

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