Fukushima, Japan Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Fukushima, Japan. (Page 9)

Results 161 - 180 of 691 in Fukushima, Japan

  1. Yen plunge hurting, but more still to comeRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | West Australian

    The precipitous plunge in the value of the yen in the past 18 months is an object lesson in being careful what you wish for. After years of complaints by economic managers that the yen was too high and no one was buying Japanese exports, the currency is on a one-way charge to the bottom of the heap.

    Comment?

  2. Nuclear Poised to Be Winner as Abe Eyes Broader Japan MajorityRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Workers wearing protective suits and masks work in front of storage tanks for radioactive water under construction in the J-1 area at Tokyo Electric Power Co.' s Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear power plant in Fukushima, Japan, on March 10, 2014.

    Comment?

  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 ...

    Comment?

  4. Indian Point Must Submit Hazard Plan: NRCRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | TheLoop

    ... year, asked to submit plans for a full seismic hazard analysis. After the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Fukushima, Japan, the NRC adopted new rules, including re-evaluating whether the plants can withstand a major eathquake. After the plans are ...

    Comment?

  5. Possible Involvement of Minor Lysophospholipids in the Increase in...Read the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | Circulation

    From the Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan ; CREST and PRESTO , Japan Science and Technology Corporation ; Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tohoku University, Miyagi, Japan ; Department of Clinical Laboratory, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Tokyo, Japan ; Laboratory of Pathology, Department of Medical Technology, Kagawa Prefectural University of Health Sciences, Kagawa, Japan ; Bioscience Division, Reagent Development Department, AIA Research Group, TOSOH Corporation, Kanagawa, Japan ; Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Juntendo University School of Medicine ; and Department of Metabolism, Diabetes and Nephrology, Preparatory Office for Aizu Medical Center, Fukushima Medical University, Fukushima, Japan .

    Comment?

  6. Germany offers fresh plan to cut carbon emissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | The Age

    ... shutting down its 17 nuclear power plants, a drive that gained speed after the 2011 nuclear disaster in Fukushima, Japan, it has increasingly relied on coal-fired plants for the reliable flow of power needed by the country's large industrial base. ...

    Comment?

  7. Renowned dancer Eiko Otake investigates the tragedy of the Fukushima disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... a show. "I called William [Johnston]," she says, "and asked him if he wanted to contrast a train station in Fukushima, Japan, with the one in Philadelphia." So she flew to Fukushima with Johnston, photographer and professor at Wesleyan University in ...

    Comment?

  8. 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 ...

    Comment?

  9. Ryukyu whips rival Osaka, runs winning streak to eightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | The Japan Times

    The Ryukyu Golden Kings have been so dominant for so long - they've won 256 of 370 regular-season games since the start of the 2008-09 season - that all of their victories are, well, expected. The reigning champions ran roughshod over the host Osaka Evessa on Sunday, a 96-62 comprehensive thrashing that gave coach Tsutomu Isa's squad its eighth win in 10 road contests in the 2014-15 bj-league season.

    Comment?

  10. Art as Biosphere: A Walk Through Pierre Huyghe's LACMA SurveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | The New York Observer

    ... we follow this wigged macaque once trained as a waiter as it roams a shuttered restaurant in post-tsunami Fukushima, Japan. Gestures are disturbingly childlike against the eeriness of its ghost-like face; the experience of watching it on film is so ...

    Comment?

  11. Former Weyburn woman relates earthquake experience:Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Weyburn Review

    Mary Fish, daughter of Dale and Anna Fish of Weyburn and a graduate of the Weyburn Comp, has been a teacher for the last four and a half years in Japan. Mary Fish, daughter of Dale and Anna Fish of Weyburn and a graduate of the Weyburn Comp, has been a teacher for the last four and a half years in Japan.

    Comment?

  12. Japan Assesses Damage from Earthquake in Olympics Site RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Insurance Journal West

    The damage from an overnight earthquake in a mountainous area of central Japan that hosted the 1998 winter Olympics proved more extensive than initially thought. A daylight assessment Sunday found at least 50 homes destroyed in two villages, and 41 people injured across the region, including seven seriously, mostly with broken bones, officials said. 5 comments

  13. 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 ...

    Comment?

  14. Damage worse than thought in Nagano earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | The Japan Times

    The damage from an overnight earthquake in a mountainous area of central Japan that hosted the 1998 Winter Olympics proved more extensive than initially thought. A daylight assessment Sunday found at least 50 homes destroyed in two villages, and 41 people injured across the region, including seven seriously, mostly with broken bones, officials said.

    Comment?

  15. Quake damage in Japan worse than previously thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | The Columbian

    The damage from an overnight earthquake in a mountainous area of central Japan that hosted the 1998 winter Olympics proved more extensive than initially thought. A daylight assessment Sunday found at least 50 homes destroyed in two villages, and 41 people injured across the region, including seven seriously, mostly with broken bones, officials said.

    Comment?

  16. Japanese quake damage 'more serious than first thought'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Independent.ie

    An aerial view shows rescue workers investigating at collapsed houses after an earthquake in Hakuba town, Nagano prefecture, in this photo taken by Kyodo November 23, 2014 A resident brings household goods out from collapsed houses after an earthquake in Hakuba town, Nagano prefecture, in this photo taken by Kyodo November 23, 2014.

    Comment?

  17. Strong earthquake strikes central Japan; at least 10 homes collapse, more than 20 people hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Vancouver Sun

    Whistler couple Norm and Natasha Strim's little gourmet condiment business Nonna Pia pays off on Dragons' Den. With B.C. sales of $722,000, they went on the CBC television show Dragons' Den in search of investment.

    Comment?

  18. Japan earthquake collapses homes, causes injuriesA house is collapsed ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | TheCourier.com

    A house is collapsed after a strong earthquake hit in Hakuba, Nagano Prefecture, central Japan, Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014.

    Comment?

  19. Europe Stockpiling Low Cost, Surplus LNGRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | Marine News

    Demand from top Asian buyers drops sharply; Asian, European gas price spreads converge. Europe set to becoming dumping ground for LNG.

    Comment?

  20. Groups says fuel storage poses risk at the Northwest's lone commercial nuclear plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... Mike Paoli. "We have systems to address situations that should not occur." Paoli says the example of Fukushima, Japan, is often cited. But even there, after a 9.0 earthquake, a 45 foot tsunami and three hydrogen explosions that blew the side and ...

    Comment?