8.6 Quake Near Sumatra Indonesia and Tsunami Warning April 2012. Media Impact Analysis

A 8.6 Earthquake near Sumatra, a risk of ‘widespread destructive tsunami’ Indonesia was struck in 11 April 2012 by a massive quake at 2h38 pm local time, 10h38 am CET. It was estimated to be a 8.6-8.9 magnitude quake (depending of the sources). Epicenter was in the Indic Ocean, at some 500 kilometers West from…

Earthquake, Tsunami and Fukushima Nuclear Crisis in Japan, One Year After – Media Impact Analysis

In this first anniversary of the massive disaster and tragedy suffered by Japanese people by 11 March 2011, we want to show with our readers some of the empirical results we gathered and learnt about media impact and reputation analysis. This post is intended to be also a tribute to all victims of the catastrophe,…

Oslo Blast and Utoya Shooting as Publicity for 2083 Manifesto. Media Coverage Analysis

(photo by Emilio Morentatti, AP) This is a very sensitive post in our series of analysis of crisis and their media coverage analysis. It requires some preliminary remarks and statements: 1. This blog, all posts and this post are primarily designed for scholars and professionals interested in media coverage analysis, reputation analysis and branding. 2.…

Chernobyl and Three Mile Island References in News About Fukushima Nuclear Crisis

In one of our initial posts about the Japan massive earthquake and the nuclear crisis in Fukushima nuclear plant we showed to which extent media from different countries used Chernobyl nuclear disaster as reference included in news about the initial stages of Fukushima nuclear crisis. It was posted by March 16, just three days after…