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Sunday Jul 20 | Iol.co.za

Taking us closer to Blade Runner future

A future in which it is difficult to tell man and machine apart could soon become reality, scientists say, after recent robotic breakthroughs in Japan.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Atlantic

Writers Can Do Anything

William T. Vollman, author of Last Stories and Other Stories , explains why he works by an assassin's credo: "Nothing is true; all is permissible."

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Russia Taday

Regulator greenlights reactor restarts in nuclear-weary Japan

Japan's nuclear watchdog has given a preliminary safety approval for restarting two nuclear reactors at the Sendai plant.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Suria

Japanese androids take us closer to...

A future in which it is difficult to tell man and machine apart could soon become reality, scientists say, after recent robotic breakthroughs in Japan.

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Medical News Today

'MiniSpec' sophisticated radiation detector designed for broad public use

Nuclear engineers at Oregon State University have developed a small, portable and inexpensive radiation detection device that should help people all over the world better understand the radiation around them, its type and intensity, and whether or not it poses a health risk.

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Related Topix: World News, Japan, Radiology, Medicine

Fri Jul 11, 2014

WPTV Local News

Fukushima, Japan struck by earthquake

A 6.8-magnitude earthquake early Saturday struck Fukushima, Japan -- the epicenter of a nuclear crisis following a massive 2011 earthquake and tsunami -- the Japan Meteorological Agency reported.

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KYTX-TV News

A 6.8-magnitude quake struck near Fukushima, tsunami warning issued for Tohoku coast.

We know that sitting all day long, whether at a desk or on the couch, can be bad for your health.

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CNN

Quake strikes near Fukushima

A 6.8-magnitude earthquake early Saturday struck offshore not far from Fukushima, Japan -- the epicenter of a nuclear crisis following a massive 2011 earthquake and tsunami -- the Japan Meteorological Agency reported.

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West Hawaii Today

About Town | 7-11-14

A charity Zumbathon will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. today at Kona International Market.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

EurekAlert!

Sophisticated radiation detector designed for broad public use

Nuclear engineers at Oregon State University have developed a small, portable and inexpensive radiation detection device that should help people all over the world better understand the radiation around them, its type and intensity, and whether or not it poses a health risk.

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The Washington Post

Tropical Storm Neoguri on Path to Tokyo After Soaking South

Tropical Storm Neoguri swept toward Tokyo, threatening to hit the city overnight with heavy rains and strong winds after leaving at least three dead and forcing the evacuation of almost 90,000 people.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Crooks and Liars

Extremely Powerful Typhoon To Hit Japan Tomorrow

Japanese forecasters are calling it a " once in decades storm ." And at Kadena Air Base , a US military installation on the island of Okinawa, one commander dubbed the storm "the most powerful typhoon forecast to hit the island in 15 years."

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Washington Post

Homebuilders, Restaurants Herald Cracks in Japan's Power Market

Watami Co., a restaurant chain in Japan known best as a hangout for salarymen, is getting into the business of selling power -- and it isn't alone.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

The Japan Times

Health studies explode the myth of the 'safe' nuclear power plant

Playing it safe: Children play in an indoor sand pit at a kindergarten in Koriyama, about 50 km from the Fukushima No.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

The Olympian

Out of the television spotlight and into the financial advice business

If you recognize Richard Thompson, here's why: For nearly 20 years he was the South Sound Bureau Chief for KIRO-TV, covering news in Pierce, Thurston, Mason, Lewis and Grays Harbor counties.

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