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Boeing: 42 Dreamliners need inspection for cracks inside the wings
Boeing said Friday that discovery of a 787 Dreamliner manufacturing defect by wing-maker Mitsubishi Heavy Industries in Japan means 42 of the jets have to be inspected for small hairline cracks inside the wings.
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Boeing Has a New 787 Dreamliner Headache With Wing Cracks
The company will inspect about 40 airplanes and delay some 787 deliveries after , which makes the plane's carbon fiber wing , discovered small cracks in newly built wings following a change in its manufacturing process, Boeing said Friday.
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The shutter arcade
This is a shopping arcade named "Shop Mate" over Taito-ku and Arakawa-ku in Tokyo.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Corning to transfer Gorilla Glass production to Korea
Corning has announced that it will transfer the production of its Gorilla Glass from its manufacturing facility in Shizuoka, Japan to its facility in Asan, Korea.
The Huffington Post
Tear-Jerking Chevy Commercial Will Strike A Chord With Every Single Dog Lover
Chevy's sole interest may be to sell more cars, but its latest commercial doesn't advertise better engines, sleeker designs or wallet-friendly mileage.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Japan caught up in energy dilemma
As the third anniversary of the Fukushima disaster nears, the nation is faltering in its resolution to shun nuclear power.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
VR - Mysteries of the scent projector
For those in the VR world, there's an old problem, how can scents be reliably delivered to individuals in an audience at the right place and the right time? Although many attempts have been made - with v arying degrees of success - it took until 2003 for the vortex ring scent canon to be developed.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Application deadline extended for 2014 Student Exchange Program with Japan
T he Edmonds Sister City Commission has extended the deadline for applications for the 2014 Student Exchange program with Hekinan, Japan.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Marshall Islands wants U.S. to resolve unfinished H-bomb legacy
Marshall Islands President Christopher Loeak has called on the United States to resolve the "unfinished business" of its nuclear testing legacy in the western Pacific nation.
The Japan Times
On eve of 3/11 anniversary, Japanese victims of Bikini Atoll commemorated
Around 1,800 people marched in Yaizu, Shizuoka Prefecture, on Saturday to mark the 60th anniversary of a U.S. hydrogen bomb test at Bikini Atoll, as Japan prepares to commemorate the Fukushima nuclear crisis three years ago.
The Japan Times
Fat men frolic, Jews to be treated equally, U.S. ambassador stabbed, new sales tax a headache
Twenty-five fat members of the House of Representatives with two Government delegates and two journalists, each of whom weighs more than 165 pounds , sat at a dinner at the Fukuiro, Yanokura, Ryogoku, on Monday evening.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Hundreds protest dropped charges over Fukushima crisis
Hundreds rallied in Tokyo on Saturday to protest at Japanese prosecutors' decision to drop charges over the Fukushima nuclear crisis, with no one yet punished nearly three years after the "man-made" disaster.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
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Safety screening begins on Hamaoka reactor -NHK World English
Japan's nuclear regulators have begun a safety screening of a reactor located at the center of the projected focal area of a mega-quake in central Japan.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Suburban city in winter
This is Kumagaya with a population of 200,000 in the northern part in Saitama Prefecture.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Gallery: Boeing's Incredible Dreamlifter
Boeing's Large Cargo Freighter, also known as the Dreamlifter, is the primary means of transporting the wings, fuselage sections and other major assemblies of the 787 Dreamliner from Boeing's global partners to the 787 final assembly sites in Everett, Wash., and North Charleston, S.C. As 787 production increases, the four Dreamlifters in the fleet ... (more)
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Continuous Antihypertensive Therapy Throughout the Initial 24 Hours...
From the Department of Cerebrovascular Medicine , Division of Stroke Care Unit , and Department of Neurology , National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Japan; Department of Cerebrovascular Medicine, NHO Kyushu Medical Center, Fukuoka, Japan ; Department of Stroke Medicine, Kawasaki Medical School, Kurashiki, Japan ; Department of ... (more)
How do you want your eggs?
Actual journalism was committed by Chris Wallace who tried hard to get Republican Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker to actually answer a question he didn't want to answer about the almost 28,000 ... Today in Nagoya, Japan a man attempted to kill as many people as he could .
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Random Mass Killing Attempt In Japan
Today in Nagoya, Japan a man attempted to kill as many people as he could . He rented a car and then deliberately drove it into a crowd hitting whomever he could..
Fri Feb 21, 2014
The Japan Times
The volcanoes among us
While the nation continues to step up its defense against earthquakes and tsunamis through the lessons learned from the 1995 Great Hanshin Earthquake and the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake, it hasn't made much progress in devising plans to protect people during volcanic eruptions - which could have equally or even more disastrous effects on ... (more)