Many of you are wondering how you can help the Japanese people, in the wake of the devastating earthquake and tsunami that has struck the island nation. Here are some organizations involved in the rescue and recovery effort that you can donate to.
An 8.9 magnitude earthquake hit Japan, killing at least 32 people. This is the world's fifth biggest since 1900. Tsunami warnings are in effect for Hawaii, California, Oregon and Alaska. You can watch live coverage after the jump.