Fukushima, Japan Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. iRobot's uPoint App Simplifies Bomb DisposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | PC Magazine

    ... tackling public safety issues like hazardous waste disposal and even pitching in at dangerous sites like Fukushima, Japan. Traditionally, these bots were controlled by complex remote controls that took long hours to master and posed challenges even ...

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  2. Town of Temelin benefits from nuke plant Temelin for 10 yearsRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | Czech Happenings

    ... plant, Machacek said, adding that many news staffs could see it after the disaster in nuclear power plant Fukushima, Japan. "They came maybe from the whole of Europe and were surprised how well people are informed about what is happening in the ...

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  3. Brasch WordsCHARLIE & the Scandal FactoryRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... reactor, which went online in 1972, shares the same design - with all its flaws - as the doomed reactors in Fukushima, Japan. But Vermont Yankee quietly chugged along for 30 years and few Vermonters questioned its continued operation. All that ...

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  4. Star power for Hin Sang retail offerRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | The Standard

    Hin Sang Group's IPO has been 860 times oversubscribed in the retail tranche, making it the fifth most subscribed stock this year after 1,045.5 times by Honworld Group . Known for its Hin Sang Milk Supplement for children and "Health Star" products, Hin Sang ended retail bookbuilding yesterday and is scheduled to list on the local bourse on October 16. In other action, Niraku Corp, a Japanese operator of pachinko parlors, is preparing what would be Hong Kong's first initial public offering by a foreign company since last December, people with knowledge of the matter said.

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  5. Local governments struggling to draft nuclear evacuation plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | The Japan Times

    Local governments with atomic power plants in the vicinity are struggling to draft evacuation plans in the event of a nuclear accident. Out of 135 local authorities located within 30 km of a nuclear plant, 40 percent still lacked such a plan by the end of May, the Cabinet Office said.

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  6. Pachinko Operator Niraku Said to Plan $100 Million Hong Kong IPORead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Niraku Corp., a Japanese operator of pachinko parlors, is preparing what would be Hong Kong's first initial public offering by a foreign company since December last year, people with knowledge of the matter said. The company, based in northeastern Japan 's Koriyama city, plans to seek about $100 million from the share sale in the first half of 2015, said the people, who asked not to be identified as the information is private.

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  7. Idaho brings nuclear test reactor back to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... officials expressed interest in resuming the reactor's testing abilities after the 2011 nuclear accident in Fukushima, Japan. The Department of Energy conducted several cost-benefit studies across the country but Idaho's TREAT reactor won as the ...

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  8. Ide guides Cinq Reves past BroncosRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | The Japan Times

    Igniting the offense: Tokyo Cinq Reves guard Yuji Ide, seen in a file photo from last season, is a major piece of the puzzle for the third-year franchise as it seeks to qualify for the playoffs for the first time. Ide scored a game-high 29 points on Sunday in an 84-74 win over the host Saitama Broncos.

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  9. Fukushima falls to Aomori in bj-league openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | The Japan Times

    The Aomori Wat's began their second season by recording a road victory against the Fukushima Firebonds, a first-year franchise, on Saturday night. An announced crowd of 2,018 witnessed the first regular-season game in Firebonds history, and nine other games were on the docket as the bj-league's 10th season got underway.

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  10. Key questions entering 10th seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Japan Times

    Now with a new title sponsor on board, the Turkish Airlines bj-league will have one franchise making its regular-season debut on the same day. The Fukushima Firebonds play host to the Aomori Wat's at Koriyama Gymnasium.

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  11. Pierre Huyghe, Hauser and Wirth - exhibition review: 'a stimulant for the mind and the emotions'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | This Is London

    ... mating in amber 30 million years ago, evoke Monet in his garden in 1914 and imagine an dystopian future in Fukushima, Japan. In Huyghe's art, everything is suspended or in flux. The film of the insects in amber, shot on slow-moving macro- and ...

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  12. Brasch WordsCHARLIE & the Scandal FactoryRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... reactor, which went online in 1972, shares the same design - with all its flaws - as the doomed reactors in Fukushima, Japan. But Vermont Yankee quietly chugged along for 30 years and few Vermonters questioned its continued operation. All that ...

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  13. Four days later: 'Fukushima 50a 2 recount start of nuclear crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | The Japan Times

    This is the 13th in a series on the Fukushima nuclear catastrophe based on the accounts of people who struggled to contain the crisis in its early stages. Job titles and ages are as of March 2011.

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  14. SEA Pulse films presents A2-B-C: the true story of Fukushima nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | Patch.com

    SEA Pulse films will feature a new extraordinary award-winning documentary film, called A2-B-C , which focuses on the health effects many children in Fukushima, Japan are experiencing in the aftermath of the radiation exposures from the March 2011 triple nuclear meltdown. The film shows radiation hot spots in school yards, thyroid cysts diagnosis, radiation detectors on children's backpacks, and government officials and even doctors who do not seem to care.

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  15. VIFF 2014: Sharing an intriguing meditationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | The Georgia Straight

    Theatrical intricacies are intermingled with both the occult and the therapeutic in this initially intriguing meditation on the particular grief of those in post-Fukushima Japan. Director Shinozaki Makoto-who is also a research psychologist and a journalist specializing in horror films-strips human behaviour down to unvarnished, if handsomely designed, basics in a mind-twisting tale of a teacher unnerved by a premonitory young student and an exploratory play that gives the film its main shape.

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  16. Tokyo Gas and Kogas Join Forces in Effort to Tamp Down LNG CostsRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Tokyo Gas Co. is teaming up with Korea Gas Corp. on gas imports, as the Japanese company seeks to drive down prices of what has become the nation's dominant energy source since the 2011 Fukushima disaster.

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  17. Butterflies dying in FukushimaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Dear Kitty

    In this guest blog, Joji M. Otaki discusses the impact feasting on radioactively contaminated leaves has on the surrounding blue butterfly population. The collapse of the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant in March 2011 is the second largest nuclear accident, next to Chernobyl , in the history of mankind.

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  18. Thousands protest against restarting Japan nuke plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | The Nation

    TOKYO : Some 16,000 people rallied Tuesday in the Japanese capital against the government's plan to restart nuclear reactors, more than three years after the Fukushima disaster, Jiji Press said. It was one of the largest anti-nuclear demonstrations since the nuclear watchdog on September 10 approved plans to restart two reactors at the Sendai plant in southern Japan.

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  19. 16,000 demonstrators rally against restarting Japan nuke plant : September 23, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Daily Times

    TOKYO Some 16,000 people rallied Tuesday in the Japanese capital against the government's plan to restart nuclear reactors, more than three years after the Fukushima disaster, Jiji Press said. It was one of the largest anti-nuclear demonstrations since the nuclear watchdog on September 10 approved plans to restart two reactors at the Sendai plant in southern Japan.

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  20. Brasch WordsCHARLIE & the Scandal FactoryRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... reactor, which went online in 1972, shares the same design - with all its flaws - as the doomed reactors in Fukushima, Japan. But Vermont Yankee quietly chugged along for 30 years and few Vermonters questioned its continued operation. All that ...

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