The Climate Bomb Redux
Mushroom clouds blossom over Hiroshima and Nagasaki from atom bombs dropped by the United States on August 6 and 9, 1945.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Pentagon builds forces in Pacific, eyes China
The Pentagon is fortifying bases in the South Pacific and looking to revive World War II-era air bases as part of an effort to survive a Chinese missile attack.
Otake tells Carp he'll join GiantsNovember 26, 2013 HIROSHIMA -...
Right-hander Kan Otake on Monday informed the Hiroshima Carp he will join the Yomiuri Giants as a free agent.
How much global warming is there in terms of atomic bombs? The Hiroshima Widget. [Greg Laden's Blog]
On August 6th, 1945, the United States military detonated what was to date the largest and most terrible bomb ever created by humanity in the city of Hiroshima Japan.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
First major survey in Australia of legendary artist, musician and activist Yoko Ono opens in Sydney
Yoko Ono, Wish Tree. Installation view, 'THE ROAD OF HOPE', Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima, Japan, 2011© Yoko Ono.
Why We Need JFK's Peace Legacy
President John F. Kennedy sits behind microphones at his desk in Washington after finishing his radio-television broadcast to the nation on the nuclear test ban agreement initialed by negotiators in Moscow.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
WWII Veteran Recounts First Atomic Bombing
The George Bush Presidential Library and Museum froze for just a moment in time for 92-year-old Philip Matranga.
The Washington Post
John Roos, center, the U.S. ambassador to Japan, prays in silence at a memorial service for victims of the atomic bombing at the Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, Japan.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Iranian short films to compete in Japanese festival
Two Iranian short films will be screened at the 5th Damah Film Festival, which will open in Hiroshima, Japan tomorrow.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Integrin-Targeted Molecular Imaging of Experimental Abdominal Aortic...
From the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine , Department of Radiology , and Division of Vascular Surgery , Stanford University School of Medicine; Stanford Cardiovascular Institute, Stanford University ; and Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Hiroshima University Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences, Hiroshima, Japan .
Giants among teams courting OtakeNovember 20, 2013The Yomiuri Giants...
The Yomiuri Giants have a decided interest in free-agent Kan Otake of the Hiroshima Carp and plan to enter negotiations with the right-hander, it was learned Monday.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Arrest the Aliens - the Hell with Due Process
Our post-9/11 madness has been with us for a long time in our anti-democractic and un-Constitutional wartime practices.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Evidence found to indicate Korean uprising at Japanese military base
A government panel said Friday it has found evidence that indicates an uprising of some 700 Koreans at a Japanese military base in the 1940s in protest against their forced labor.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Mazda SUV With Auto-Braking Feature Crashes in Japan Test Drive
A Mazda Motor Corp. sport utility vehicle equipped with an automatic-braking system crashed in Japan on Sunday during a dealership test drive, injuring the driver and front-seat passenger, according to the police.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
Land in the path of nature's wrath
Typhoon Yolanda was way above Category 5 when it first hit land Friday dawn at Guian, Leyte, except that, there is no Category 6. It was packing power that meteorologists have never yet encountered and driving weather devices to shoot up the ceiling, at least those that have not blown away.
The Globe and Mail
Discover profound peacefulness on this Japanese island
In a country littered with cultural treasures, Miyajima holds an ancient trump card: It is said to be the island where God dwells.
Wed Nov 06, 2013
Looking for Veterans Day Activities in San Clemente?
One of the last surviving members of an Army-Air Force unit which dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan on Aug. 6, 1945 will visit Capistrano Valley Christian Schools to give a presentation, and the public is welcome .