M 5.5 in Japan on 26 Jan 2019 08:23 UTC

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Japan to bolster steps for foreigners in event of massive Tokyo quake

Wed, 30 Jan 2019 06:56:00 +0100JakartaPost (en)

The transport ministry said Tuesday it plans to strengthen measures to help foreign visitors in the event of a massive earthquake in Tokyo ahead of the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics. The ministry will beef up airports and railways' quake resiliency to ensure the rapid return of foreign visitors,....

Seminar on earthquake risk assessment and protection takes place 1 hour

Wed, 30 Jan 2019 06:53:00 +0100montsame (en)

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. A task force of the project, ‘Strengthening the National Capacity of Earthquake Disaster Protection and Prevention in Mongolia, currently being co-implemented by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), worked in Darkhan-Uul aimag.

Climate change will alter gender ratio of newborns, scientists say

Tue, 29 Jan 2019 15:16:00 +0100miamiherald (en)

Researchers have warned climate change will lead to extreme weather events, increase human mental health problems and internally displace more than 143 million people. A recent study from Japan , where temperatures have increased an average of 34.07 Fahrenheit per 100 years, suggests changing....

Water, Vol. 11, Pages 221: Numerical Study on the Hydrodynamic Characteristics of Submarine Pipelines under the Impact of Real-World Tsunami-Like Waves

Tue, 29 Jan 2019 09:51:00 +0100mdpi (en)

Abstract Submarine pipelines have been extensively used for marine oil and gas extraction due to their high efficiency, safety, and low price. However, submarine pipelines are vulnerable to extreme waves (i.e., tsunami waves). Previous research has often used solitary waves as a basis for studying....

Un séisme de magnitude 5,3 frappe la côte est du Japon, pas d'alerte au tsunami

Tue, 29 Jan 2019 08:11:00 +0100french.china.org.cn (fr)

Un séisme d'une magnitude préliminaire de 5,3 a frappé la côte est de la préfecture japonaise de Chiba, sans qu'aucune alerte au tsunami ne soit émise, a déclaré mardi l'agence météorologique du Japon (JMA). Aucun dégât ou blessé n'a été décompté jusqu'à présent.

URGENT Un séisme de magnitude 5,3 frappe la côte est de la préfecture japonaise de Chiba (JMA)

Tue, 29 Jan 2019 06:38:00 +0100french.china.org.cn (fr)

Un séisme de magnitude 5,3 a frappé la côte est de la préfecture japonaise de Chiba, a déclaré mardi l'agence météorologique du Japon (JMA). Le tremblement de terre est survenu à 12h42 heure locale ; son épicentre a été localisé à 35 degrés de latitude nord et à 141,1 dégrés de longitude est, et son....

Toshiba unveils robot to probe melted Fukushima nuclear fuel

Tue, 29 Jan 2019 00:33:00 +0100ABCnews (en)

Toshiba Corp. unveiled a remote-controlled robot with tongs on Monday that it hopes will be able to probe the inside of one of the three damaged reactors at Japan 's tsunami-hit Fukushima nuclear plant and grip chunks of highly radioactive melted fuel.

Toshiba unveils robot to probe melted Fukushima plant nuclear fuel

Tue, 29 Jan 2019 00:16:00 +0100japantoday (en)

Toshiba Corp. unveiled a remote-controlled robot with tongs on Monday that it hopes will be able to probe the inside of one of the three damaged reactors at Japan 's tsunami-hit Fukushima nuclear plant and grip chunks of highly radioactive melted fuel. The device is designed to slide down an....

Toshiba unveils robot to probe melted Fukushima nuclear...

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 19:03:00 +0100dailymail (en)

Toshiba unveiled a remote-controlled robot with tongs on Monday that it hopes will be able to probe the inside of one of the three damaged reactors at Japan 's tsunami-hit Fukushima nuclear plant and grip chunks of highly radioactive melted fuel. The device is designed to slide down an extendable....

Toshiba unveils robot to probe melted Fukushima nuclear fuel

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 18:17:00 +0100news-yahoo (en)

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Toshiba Corp. unveiled a remote-controlled robot with tongs on Monday that it hopes will be able to probe the inside of one of the three damaged reactors at Japan's tsunami-hit Fukushima nuclear plant and grip chunks of highly radioactive melted fuel.

Toshiba unveils robot to probe melted Fukushima nuclear fuel

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 18:11:00 +0100brownsvilleherald (en)

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Toshiba Corp. unveiled a remote-controlled robot with tongs on Monday that it hopes will be able to probe the inside of one of the three damaged reactors at Japan's tsunami-hit Fukushima nuclear plant and grip chunks of highly radioactive melted fuel.

Toshiba unveils robot to probe melted Fukushima nuclear fuel

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 17:58:00 +0100eagletribune (en)

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Toshiba Corp. unveiled a remote-controlled robot with tongs on Monday that it hopes will be able to probe the inside of one of the three damaged reactors at Japan's tsunami-hit Fukushima nuclear plant and grip chunks of highly radioactive melted fuel.

Toshiba unveils robot to probe melted Fukushima nuclear fuel

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 17:32:00 +0100mynews13 (en)

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Toshiba Corp. unveiled a remote-controlled robot with tongs on Monday that it hopes will be able to probe the inside of one of the three damaged reactors at Japan's tsunami-hit Fukushima nuclear plant and grip chunks of highly radioactive melted fuel.

Toshiba unveils robot to probe melted Fukushima nuclear fuel Source: AP

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 17:30:00 +0100kiro7 (en)

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) - Toshiba Corp. unveiled a remote-controlled robot with tongs on Monday that it hopes will be able to probe the inside of one of the three damaged reactors at Japan's tsunami-hit Fukushima nuclear plant and grip chunks of highly radioactive melted fuel.

Toshiba unveils robot to probe melted Fukushima nuclear fuel Source: AP

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 17:24:00 +0100actionnewsjax (en)

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) - Toshiba Corp. unveiled a remote-controlled robot with tongs on Monday that it hopes will be able to probe the inside of one of the three damaged reactors at Japan's tsunami-hit Fukushima nuclear plant and grip chunks of highly radioactive melted fuel.

Toshiba unveils robot to probe melted Fukushima nuclear fuel

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 17:20:00 +0100wral (en)

By MARI YAMAGUCHI, Associated Press. YOKOHAMA, Japan Toshiba Corp. unveiled a remote-controlled robot with tongs on Monday that it hopes will be able to probe the inside of one of the three damaged reactors at Japan's tsunami-hit Fukushima nuclear plant and grip chunks of highly radioactive melted fuel.

La enorme catedral subterránea que protege a Tokio de las inundaciones

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 16:27:00 +0100acento (es)

Getty Images El sofisticado sistema de drenaje de Tokio es un ejemplo para otras ciudades afectadas por las inundaciones. Cecilia Tortajada recuerda haber bajado por una larga escalera y que se adentró en una de las maravillas de la ingeniería de Japón: un enorme tanque de agua que constituye la mayor defensa de Tokio contra las inundaciones.

Japanese Catholics urge Pope to send anti-nuclear message

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 02:08:00 +0100channelnewsasia (en)

TOKYO: Japan ese Catholics on Sunday (Jan 27) urged Pope Francis to send an anti-nuclear message from Hiroshima and Nagasaki when he travels to the country later this year. The Argentine pontiff said last Wednesday that he would visit Japan in November, becoming the first pope do so since John Paul II nearly 40 years ago.

Japanese Catholics urge Pope to send anti-N-message

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 01:27:00 +0100thenews-pk (en)

TOKYO: Japan ese Catholics on Sunday urged Pope Francis to send an anti-nuclear message from Hiroshima and Nagasaki when he travels to the country later this year. The Argentine pontiff said last Wednesday that he would visit Japan in November, becoming the first pope do so since John Paul II nearly 40 years ago.

NRC weakens a critical safety regulation, ignoring Fukushima disaster lessons

Sun, 27 Jan 2019 23:12:00 +0100homelandsecuritynewswire (en)

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s ( NRC ) Republican majority, in a 3-2 vote, approved a stripped-down version of a rule originally intended to protect U.S. nuclear plants against extreme natural events, such as the massive earthquake and tsunami that triggered meltdowns at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in Japan in March 2011.

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