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From The Shelf- NJPW G1 Climax 24 Day Six
From The Shelf- NJPW G1 Climax 24 Day Six Posted by Dylan Diot on 07.31.2014 Tomohiro Ishii attempts to topple Hiroshi Tanahashi for the second straight year.... NJPW G1 Climax 24 Day Six 7-31-14 Hamamatsu, Japan Tomoki Honma and Tetsuya Naito have the day off.
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Los Angeles Times
Datebook: Punk design, Tokyo photos, paintings by Marsden Hartley
"Punk'd," an installation at SCI-Arc by Heather Flood, toys with perception. The piece takes on different tones depending on the angle you look at it.
Celine Dion cancels a string of dates in Las Vegas due to health issues
Celine Dion has been forced to cancel a handful of scheduled shows this week at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas due to illness The Canadian international superstar had only just made her return to The Colosseum to begin her summer residency on July 29 when the cancellation announcement was issued.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Broken robots 'learn to keep going'
Engineers have taken a step towards having machines that can operate when damaged by developing a robot that can teach itself to walk, even with a broken leg.
VW ready to challenge Toyota for global domination
Toyota, Japan's largest company and the world's biggest automaker, managed to maintain its lead over the Volkswagen Group after first half-sales were accounted.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Japan, France agree on defence equipment...
Japan and France on Tuesday agreed to enhance defence cooperation, including the joint development of military equipment, Japanese officials said.
Future grows darker for solar energy growth in Japan
On the second anniversary of a scheme aimed at boosting Japan's renewable energy after the Fukushima crisis, its powerful industry ministry is taking steps critics say will choke off solar investment and pave the way for a return to nuclear power.
Today in U.S. Naval History: July 29
Crew members fight a series of fires and explosions on the carrier USS Forrestal's after flight deck, in the Gulf of Tonkin, 29 July 1967.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Blood Pressure Variability on Antihypertensive Therapy in Acute...
From the Department of Cerebrovascular Medicine , Division of Stroke Care Unit , and Department of Neurology , National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Japan; Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Jichi Medical University School of Medicine, Shimotsuke, Japan ; Department of Neurosurgery and Stroke Center, Nakamura ... (more)
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Young Chinese pursue studies in Japan
BEIJING: Zhu Qianling, a graduate of Tianjin University of Science & Technology , has been working on her visa for Japan after receiving an offer from Chiba University earlier this month.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
The Straits Times
Retreat to a ryokan
The sitting area in the room at Beniya Mukayu looks out on a tranquil scene of green and a communal onsen in the ryokan.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
The manipulation of health data in Japan
I was so ignorant of nuclear power plants, I kept on living [in Koriyama, 60 km from Fukushima Daiichi].
Nickel Catalyst Cuts Costs and Waste Issues
Researchers in Japan have developed a method for nickel-catalyzed cross-coupling of carbonyl compounds and phenol compounds to produce I -arylketones that are useful in pharmaceutical and organic syntheses.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Tue Jul 22, 2014
DIARY - Top economic Events to Aug 6
WEDNESDAY, JULY 23 WASHINGTON - U.S. Treasury Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy Mark Mazur participates in panel, "Improving Inducements for Energy Innovation" at an event hosted by the Bipartisan Policy Center , "Driving Resources into Energy Innovation" in Washington - 1530 GMT.
Sucampo says FDA approves addition of Nitto Medic as Rescula production site
Sucampo says FDA approves addition of Nitto Medic as Rescula production site Sucampo Pharmaceuticals disclosed in a regulatory filing that on July 15 the company received an approval letter from the FDA to its prior approval supplement in response to FDA's review of the revised Drug Master File of R-Tech Ueno.
Toyohashi University of Technology Release: Evolution Of A Novel Organelle In Insects
A Toyohashi Tech researcher in cooperation with researchers at RIKEN, Iwate Medical University, Tokyo Institute of Technology, and the National Institute of Genetics, has revealed that aphids synthesize a protein from a gene laterally acquired from bacteria, and the produced protein is transported to an obligate intracellular bacterial symbiont.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
State officials: 75K in Hawaii have no health care
Officials said at a joint House committee briefing that roughly 75,000 people in Hawaii don't have health insurance, down from well over 100,000 last year.
International Business Times
End of Times Indicators: Japan's Mount Fuji in 'Critical State' ...
Villagers affected by the Mount Sinabung eruption earlier this year head to a polling station in Medan, Sumatra July 9, 2014.