9 hrs ago
The Coast News
Brush with Art: Del Mar sculptor gains inner peace
As fate would have it, Morhous was visiting Japan during the earthquake and tsunami that decimated Sendai, Japan on March 11, 2011.
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22 hrs ago
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.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Japan rocked by 5.7-magnitude quake
An earthquake measuring 5.7 on the Richter scale jolted 8km ENE of Miyako, Japan at 22:42:04 GMT on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, Xinhua reported.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
AFS Student Exchange Scholarships to Japan
AFS New Zealand has one full scholarship available for students who live and attend school in Christchurch, for a student exchange to Japan in 2015.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Rice Lake Online
Students help out in tsunami zone
Two years of intense planning and countless hours of preparation culminated in a trip of a lifetime to help others.
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.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Japan's political leadership helped save country from worst-case Fukushima disaster
Faced with an unprecedented disaster in postwar Japan, then-Prime Minister Naoto Kan and his Democratic Party of Japan government handled the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster better than originally perceived, according to new Stanford research.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Asia-Pacific disaster risk reduction meet ends in Bangkok
Calling for quick recovery from disasters in Asia and the Pacific, the 6th Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction concluded in Bangkok today.
Ministers, top officials from 63 countries gather at AMCDRR
Government ministers and top disaster management officials from 63 countries around the world as well as Thai delegates are gathering at the 6th Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction .
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Blood Pressure Variability on Antihypertensive Therapy in Acute...
From the Department of Cerebrovascular Medicine , Division of Stroke Care Unit , and Department of Neurology , National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Japan; Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Jichi Medical University School of Medicine, Shimotsuke, Japan ; Department of Neurosurgery and Stroke Center, Nakamura ... (more)
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Agile Planet Adopts New Name
Yaskawa America, Motoman Robotics Division, acquired all outstanding shares of the company in June of 2013, to strengthen its global leadership position.
Japan's leadership averted worst-case disaster, Stanford researcher says
Former Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan, shown in 2012, did a better job than is often thought in dealing with the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear crisis, according to Stanford research associate Kenji Kushida.
Louis 'Jim" De Catur, consummate professor
Louis Aubrey De Catur, known throughout his entire life as Jim, passed away suddenly of natural causes Monday, June 9, 2014, in Gdansk, Poland after enjoying a wonderful trip to Scandanavia.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Fri Jun 20, 2014
More Than 400 Military Drones Have Crashed Worldwide
An unmanned surveillance drone 'Global Hawk' flies toward the U.S Misawa Air Base on May 24, 2014 in Misawa, Aomori, Japan.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Japan business mood defies economic headwinds, backs BOJ optimism
By Tetsushi Kajimoto and Leika Kihara TOKYO/AKITA Japan - Confidence of Japanese manufacturers held steady in June while the service-sector mood rebounded from the prior month, an encouraging sign for the economy as it tries to hold its ground in the face of soft exports and weakening consumption.
The Indian Express
All the Wall's a Stage
Japanese and Indian artists create breathtaking wall art in village schools to bring students closer not just to art, but classrooms too.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
Added Predictive Value of Night-Time Blood Pressure Variability for...
From the Department of Medicine, University of Padova, Padua, Italy ; Department of Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy ; School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia ; Department of Medicine, Jichi University, Tochigi, Japan ; Department of Planning for Drug Development and Clinical Evaluation, ... (more)
DIARY - Top economic Events to June 30
U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee holds two-day meeting on interest rates .
Newsmaker: Eric Cesal
Architecture for Humanity is currently supporting reconstruction efforts in the earthquake and tsunami-ravaged areas of Japan.