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  1. Mobile Robotics Market Volume Forecast and Value Chain Analysis 2016-2020Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SBWire

    Mobile robotics is programmable manipulator able to perform multipurpose activities as human within an environment. Mobile robotics is designed on hardware platforms with suitable software tools.


  2. Japan earthquake and tsunami of 2011Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Encyclopaedia Britannica

    Japan earthquake and tsunami of 2011: depiction of the intensity of shaking on main island, Honshu, caused by the earthquake of March 11, 2011 prefecture, and the focus occurred at a depth of 18.6 miles below the floor of the western called the Okhotsk microplate.) A part of the subduction zone measuring approximately 190 miles long by 95 miles wide lurched as much as 164 feet to the east-southeast and thrust upward about 33 feet . The March 11 temblor was felt as far away as , China.


  3. Sendai Airport set to be privatized on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Sendai International Airport Co. will operate the airport located between the cities of Natori and Iwanuma under the contract of up to 65 years.


  4. East Nippon Expressway Company Limited: Drive to Discover a New JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Use the Tohoku Expressway Pass to Forge Ahead to the Hot Springs, Folk Entertainments, and World Heritage Sites of Northeastern Japan Enjoying folklore demons as they perform live to the beat of traditional drums "Namahage drums" at Oga Hot Springs. )--Why not go for a drive, and travel to the hot springs, folk entertainments, and World Heritage sites of northeastern Japan? East Nippon Expressway Co., Ltd. proposes a fun, five-day drive for visitors to Japan, to take in the World Heritage sites, the local folk entertainments, and hot springs in northeastern Japan.


  5. Ceres FC flies to Singapore for RHB Cup quarterfinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    La Salle FC has left the country yesterday to play against Brunei Duli Pengiran Muda Mahkota FC in the two-leg quarterfinal matches in the 2016 RHB Singapore Cup on June 30 at the Jalan Besar Stadium. The Bacolod-based club, currently second in the United Football League, will take the Brunei side tomorrow and then on July 3 after their 3-1 win over Young Lions in the preliminaries.


  6. Fukushima child evacuees find hope in traditional folk dancingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Child evacuees from the Fukushima nuclear disaster will for the first time perform a traditional folk dance at Ise Shrine in Mie Prefecture as part of a prayer for the reconstruction of their devastated region. The dance will be performed by a folk arts preservation group in the Ukedo district in the Fukushima town of Namie, whose residents were displaced due to radioactive fallout from the reactor meltdowns at the Fukushima No.


  7. For Japan's top traditional souvenirs, head northRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CNN

    Creating Tsugaru lacquerware is a time-consuming process. The glossy wares are coated by layers and layers of colored lacquer.


  8. Global Mobile Robotics Market Growth, Trends, Forecast 2015 - 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SBWire

    Mobile robotics is programmable manipulator able to perform multipurpose activities as human within an environment. Mobile robotics is designed on hardware platforms with suitable software tools.


  9. Dragons' Ono fires three-hit shutoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Japan Times

    Yudai Ono looked like he'd barely broken a sweat as he walked out of Tokyo Dome. The ease with which he went up and down the Yomiuri Giants' lineup hadn't given him much of a chance to work up one.


  10. The other Mrs. Federal Way and sister-in-law cities | Q&A with Mr. Federal WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Federal Way Mirror

    Q : Mr. Federal Way, what do you think about the Mrs. Federal Way pageant that sends a winner to the Mrs. Washington America pageant? A: Mr. Federal Way would like to make it clear that no one from any pageant or pageant-type organization contacted him or his better half for permission to call it "Mrs. Federal Way." I asked her if she was offended by the misappropriation and she ignored me to go off on a tirade against pageants, sexism, objectification and such.


  11. Clutch bats carry BayStars past GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 25 | The Japan Times

    Elian Herrera tied it with an eighth-inning double and Masayuki Kuwahara played the hero for the second straight day to lift the Yokohama BayStars to a 7-6 win over the Yomiuri Giants on Saturday. Before 28,446 at Yokohama Stadium, the Giants twice took the lead behind right-hander Miles Mikolas, who was making his belated 2016 debut after going 13-3 with a 1.92 ERA last year.


  12. Capital punishment for a minorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Japan Times

    The Supreme Court's recent decision to uphold the death sentence given in a lay judge trial to a 24-year-old man for murders he committed when he was a minor raises questions about the lay judge trial system and capital punishment. These include whether the lay judges correctly understood the spirit of the Juvenile Law in sentencing the defendant to death.


  13. Tanabata (Star) Festivals in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Stars and Stripes

    DOWNTOWN STAR FESTIVAL : July 6-11, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Kappabashi Dori from Iriya Station to Asakusa is decorated with Star Festival decorations made by local residents; street performances, parade and more July 9 & 10; five-minute walk from Taharacho Station on metro; 03-5246-1111.


  14. Japan's election campaign kicks off; PM Abe pushes economic policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | The China Post

    Campaigning for Japan's parliamentary election kicked off Wednesday, with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling party seeking a mandate for his economic policies amid opposition criticism that the lives of ordinary people are not improving. As more than 380 candidates took to the streets across the nation, pleading for votes from vans outside train stations and shopping arcades, Abe opened the campaign with a pledge to proceed with his "Abenomics" plan to revive the economy and pull the country out of its lengthy slump.


  15. A.C. Milan's Keisuke Honda Named United Nations Foundation Global Advocate for YouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | PRWeb

    The announcement was made at an event in Washington, D.C. honoring Honda for his philanthropic work focused on youth. Today, the United Nations Foundation named A.C. Milan soccer player Keisuke Honda as a Global Advocate for Youth.


  16. Canadian Earthquake Detector Has Deep-Sea Edge Over US RivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Scientific American

    On June 15, Canada broke ground on its first earthquake early-warning system. Sea-floor sensors will monitor the Cascadia subduction zone off British Columbia to provide crucial seconds of warning if the 'big one' hits.


  17. Harkness Installs 8 Screens in TOHO Cinemas, Sendai, JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Freshnews

    Harkness Screensa , the world's leading manufacturer of large projection screens, has successfully installed 8 screens at TOHO Cinemas - one of Japan's leading film, theatre production, and distribution companies, located at Sendai, Japan. The soon to be opened Multiplex has 8 screens and an IMAX.


  18. Japan's tourism boom brings little benefit to Tohoku as visitors skip the areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | The Japan Times

    Delicious food, beautiful landscapes and hot springs are some of the highlights for visitors to Tohoku, a region still recovering from the disasters of 2011. Tohoku's attractions have drawn people from across Japan but so far have largely failed to lure foreign tourists, even though other parts of the country are enjoying an unprecedented tourism boom.


  19. Japanese firms form monoclonal antibody manufacturing JV with an eye on biosimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Drug Researcher

    Mitsubishi Gas Chemical and Nippon Kayaku have said they will start making monoclonal antibody drugs at a site in Niigata, Japan within two years. The firms formed Cultivecs - a biopharmaceutical joint venture - this month, explaining that the plan is to develop therapeutic antibody products and biosimilars and provide contract manufacturing services for such products.


  20. Time Course and Factors Correlating With Ventricular Tachyarrhythmias ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Circulation

    Correspondence to Koji Fukuda, MD, PhD, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, 1-1 Seiryo-machi, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8574, Japan. E-mail Background- The time course and factors correlating with ventricular tachyarrhythmias after introduction of corticosteroid therapy in patients with cardiac sarcoidosis remain to be elucidated.