The fishing port in Onagawa, Japan on the eve of the third anniversary of the March 11 earthquake and tsunami. The 9.0 magnitude earthquake sent a wall of water into the coast of the Tohoku Big News Network, 1 week ago
Photos show the devastation in Miyagi Prefecture after the quake and tsunami (clockwise from top left): Searching for bodies in a wrecked car in Minamisanriku; an 80-year-old in Ishinomaki is pulled from the rubble nine days after the disaster; a ...GMA News.tv, 9 hours ago
WASHINGTON—A U.S. science advisory report says Japan's Fukushima nuclear accident offers a key lesson to the nation's nuclear industry: Focus more on the highly unlikely but worst case scenarios. That means thinking about earthquakes, floods, ...Epoch Times, 17 hours ago Fukushima study: Think about unthinkable disasters Albuquerque Journal, 17 hours ago Fukushima study emphasizes unthinkable US nuclear disasters Christian Science Monitor, 18 hours ago Here's How American Scientists Plan to Prevent the Next Nuclear Disaster National Journal, 19 hours ago
To what extent are they proactive versus reactive? said Najmedin Meshkati, an engineering professor at USC who worked on the report. Complacency and hubris are the worst enemies to nuclear safety. The U.S. nuclear industry should prepare for ...Los Angeles Times, 13 hours ago
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"Mirai Tsubaki Activity" is the social contribution activities which started in 2012 with Shiseido's 140th Anniversary as an opportunity for the purpose of expressing the gratitude to customers/people in local communities that have supported the ...Noodls, 1 week ago
Japan is still struggling to deal with the hugely complex ramifications of the nuclear accident at Fukushima Dai-ichi. While there is often a hope that disasters may act as a major catalyst, following 3/11 it appears that there has been more ...Japan Focus, 2 weeks ago In the Wake of Fukushima: What Role for Nuclear Power in Japan? Global Research, 2 weeks ago
NEW DELHI: The government plans to upgrade the capabilities and skills of its disaster management force to offer its services to neighbouring countries as well as those in South Asia for managing rescue activities in the event of a disaster, ...Economic Times, 3 weeks ago Govt to upgrade NDRF facilities to assist neighbours Economic Times, 3 weeks ago
Japan is an important strategic partner for Switzerland in Asia. As Switzerland's fifth largest trading partner (after the EU, USA, China and Hong Kong), it is both a major market for Swiss exports and a supplier of numerous hi-tech components. For ...Noodls, 3 weeks ago
TOHOKU ELECTRIC POWER CO., INC. Electric power sold in May totaled 5,954 GWh, which was 96.5% as compared with the same period of the previous year despite a post-quake reconstruction. This was mainly because of higher temperature resulting in low ...Noodls, 4 weeks ago Tohoku Electric applies for NRA safety checks on Higashidori reactor The Japan News, 1 month ago TOHOKU ELECTRIC POWER : Electricity Supply & Demand Report for April 2014 4 Traders, 1 month ago
CARDBOARD shelter by the Suzuki Laboratory, Kogakuin University. PHOTO from The Japan Foundation Being a world leader in engineering ingenuity, Japan has been actively pushing for disaster-resilient infrastructure. And to inspire architects to ...Philippine Daily Inquirer, 1 month ago
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