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A tsunami hits the coast of a tropical island

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Killer of the Seas. An underwater volcano (far left) triggers a massive tidal wave (main pic); (diagram) the tsunami is powered by the circular motion of the water, unnoticeable far out at sea but deadly when it reaches shallower waters. Original artwork from Look and Learn no. 528 (26 February 1972).

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