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There is seemingly no end to the variety of items washing up on the shores of Haida Gwaii three years after the great Japanese earthquake and tsunami.
Bon festival, which welcomes ancestors' spirits back to the world of the living each summer, but organizers of some events this year are seeking to revitalize the traditional performance by adapting it for a contemporary setting.
Japan's steelmakers are cautious about the outlook for profit growth this year due to weak export markets and delays in construction projects that has affected domestic demand for steel.
With the recent update of the national seismic hazard maps by the U.S. Geological Survey, two Western Illinois University faculty are contemplating how the changes will impact research and preparedness.
Reconstruction in Japan's earthquake-and-tsunami-affected areas was delayed as more than 35. 3 percent of reconstruction budget in fiscal 2013 remained unused, according to Japan's Reconstruction Agency Thursday.
A prosecution inquest panel has decided that 3 former executives of Tokyo Electric Power Company should be indicted for their handling of the March 2011 disaster at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant.
Japan's factory production in June logged its sharpest fall since the 2011 earthquake-tsunami disaster, hit largely by drops in cars and industrial machines, official data showed Wednesday.
Japan's June industrial output fell at the fastest rate since the devastating earthquake and tsunami in March 2011 as companies slowed production to offset a build-up in inventories, official data showed on Wednesday, clouding the outlook for the economy.
Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Using the Traditional Japanese Herbal Medicine Saikokeishikankyoto: A Randomized, Observer-Blinded, Controlled Trial in Survivors of the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami The Great East Japan earthquake and tsunami caused immense damage over a wide area of eastern Japan.
IT'S the heart-stopping moment this couple will never forget. An iceberg collapsed nearby, with huge chunks of ice forming a massive wave that headed straight for them.
While nuclear design rules have focused on withstanding more predictable problems, it's the highly unusual but extreme events that have caused the worst accidents in recent decades, such as Chernobyl in 1986, Three Mile Island in 1979 and Fukushima three years ago.
The Arakawa River originates near, and flows through, Fukushima city, which is located about 70 kilometres from the devastated Daiichi nuclear power plant.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 07:30 pm
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