Crisis in Japan: Submit Your Questions

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If you have questions about the Japanese earthquake—and its aftermath—leave them in the comments section below. We’ll pick our favorites and post the answers tomorrow. In the meantime, you can follow our continuing coverage on ScienceInsider.

Japan Quake 2011