M 4.5 in Japan on 14 Feb 2019 01:45 UTC

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Alejandra Blanco: una posadeña que por amor cruzó los mares

Sun, 17 Feb 2019 14:04:00 +0100primeraedicionweb (es)

Lejos de sus afectos y sin conocer el idioma, Alejandra Blanco dejó su Misiones natal para embarcarse tras el amor de su vida . Los primeros tiempos en Japón no fueron para nada fáciles pero gracias al acompañamiento y la comprensión de Ulises Akio Hayashi, quien luego se convertiría en su esposo, el desarraigo fue menos complicado.

Handcycling Across Japan for the Mental Health Care of the Surviving Children of Tohoku

Sun, 17 Feb 2019 12:41:00 +0100einnews (en)

Josh Shinton Charity Adventurer Nationwide Japan Hand-Cycling Challenge to Fundraise to Provide Mental Health Care for the Earthquake Tsunami Surviving Children. TOKYO, JAPAN, February 17, 2019 / EINPresswire.com / -- "Starting on March 11, charity adventurer Josh Stinton will start the long and....

Japón: el robot que fue al lugar que ningún humano pudo

Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:40:00 +0100ElPaisUY (es)

La compañía de electricidad japonesa Tepco lanzó el pasado miércoles una operación inédita en la central nuclear de Fukushima -que fue arrasada por un terremoto y un tsunami en 2011-, enviando un robot a uno de los reactores para “tocar” el combustible fundido, por primera vez.

Memories of Fukushima crisis rapidly fading, warn civic groups

Sat, 16 Feb 2019 10:25:00 +0100iran-daily (en)

The memories of the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster have been rapidly fading in Japan , making it difficult to grasp what is actually happening in the area, civic groups warned. Almost eight years after the massive earthquake and tsunami in northeastern Japan that triggered the crisis at the....

Sustainability, Vol. 11, Pages 1020: Sustainable Downtown Development for the Tsunami-Prepared Urban Revitalization of Regional Coastal Cities

Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:01:00 +0100mdpi (en)

Abstract Regional cities in Japan are facing a decline in the downtown area owing to urban expansion and a decrease in the population. Promoting downtown living is indispensable for the realization of downtown revitalization. Since many coastal cities originally developed outward from a port, their....

Robot lifts bits of melted fuel at Japan's quake-hit Fukushima plant

Fri, 15 Feb 2019 04:57:00 +0100straitstimesSG (en)

TOKYO (AFP) - A robot arm has successfully picked up pebble-sized pieces of radioactive fuel at Japan 's Fukushima nuclear plant in a complex operation seen as key to cleanup efforts after the 2011 meltdown, officials said on Thursday (Feb 14). Operator Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco) on Wednesday sent....

Radioactive Fukushima Debris Picked Up By Remote-Controlled Robot For First Time

Fri, 15 Feb 2019 04:43:00 +0100zerohedge (en)

A remote-controlled robot sent into the bowels of a melted nuclear reactor at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant has made picked up pebble-sized chunks of radioactive debris for the first time, according to On Wednesday, operator Tokyo Electric Power (TEPCO) sent a remote-controlled probe to the bottom of the plant's No.

'Fish of tremors' appears in Peru, arousing fear for earthquake

Fri, 15 Feb 2019 04:41:00 +0100FIS (en)

Dozens of oarfish were discovered by Japan ese fishermen at the time of a powerful magnitude 8.8 earthquake in Chile, in 2010. 'Fish of tremors' appears in Peru, arousing fear for earthquake. Thursday, February 14, 2019, 18:00 (GMT + 9) It is the oarfish, also known as the "fish of tremors" for its....

Japan's economy rebounds in fourth quarter of 2018

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 21:02:00 +0100thedailystarBD (en)

Japan 's economy expanded in the final quarter of 2018 as the negative impact from a series of natural disasters over the summer receded, government data showed Thursday. The world's third largest economy benefitted from a rise in domestic demand, including in corporate investment and household spending.

How The December 2018 Tsunami In Indonesia Took Everyone By Surprise Despite Today's Technology

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 20:40:00 +0100forbes (en)

Most tsunami warning systems are built around seismic sensors. The occurrence of a large earthquake near or under a body of water is what alerts the computers to alert people. This makes sense because most (I’ve seen numbers from 80% to 95%) measurable tsunami are caused by earthquakes.

Robot lifts bits of melted fuel at Fukushima plant

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 19:36:00 +0100thedailystarBD (en)

A robot arm has successfully picked up pebble-sized pieces of radioactive fuel at Japan 's Fukushima nuclear plant in a complex operation seen as key to clean-up efforts after the 2011 meltdown, officials said yesterday. Operator Tokyo Electric Power (TEPCO) on Wednesday sent down a remote-controlled....

'Fish of tremors' appears in Peru, arousing fear for earthquake

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 17:10:00 +0100FIS (en)

Dozens of oarfish were discovered by Japan ese fishermen at the time of a powerful magnitude 8.8 earthquake in Chile, in 2010. 'Fish of tremors' appears in Peru, arousing fear for earthquake. Thursday, February 14, 2019, 18:00 (GMT + 9) It is the oarfish, also known as the "fish of tremors" for its....

Robot Braves Fukushima Nuclear Plant to Examine Radioactive Fuel

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 16:02:00 +0100ecnmag (en)

March 11, 2011, an infamous day that rattled Japan after the country was struck by a 9.0 magnitude earthquake and powerful tsunami. Among the casualties was the Fukushima nuclear plant , which suffered radiation leaks and permanent damage to a number of its reactors.

Robot lifts bits of melted fuel at Japan's Fukushima plant

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 13:36:00 +0100business-standard (en)

A robot arm has successfully picked up pebble-sized pieces of radioactive fuel at Japan 's Fukushima nuclear plant in a complex operation seen as key to clean-up efforts after the 2011 meltdown, officials said Thursday. Operator Tokyo Electric Power (TEPCO) on Wednesday sent down a remote-controlled....

Robot probes radioactive fuel at Japan's Fukushima plant

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 10:25:00 +0100terradaily (en)

A robot will attempt to examine radioactive fuel at Japan 's Fukushima nuclear plant on Wednesday in a complex operation seen as key to clean-up efforts after the 2011 meltdown. The operation is intended to better assess the status of the melted fuel, including whether it is stable enough to be picked up for removal, or may crumble upon contact.

Robot lifts bits of melted fuel at Japan's Fukushima plant

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 09:07:00 +0100GulfDailyNews (en)

Tokyo: A robot arm has successfully picked up pebble-sized pieces of radioactive fuel at Japan 's Fukushima nuclear plant in a complex operation seen as key to clean-up efforts after the 2011 meltdown, officials said Thursday. Operator Tokyo Electric Power (TEPCO) on Wednesday sent down a....

Robot lifts bits of melted fuel at Japan's Fukushima plant

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 09:06:00 +0100channelnewsasia (en)

TOKYO: A robot arm has successfully picked up pebble-sized pieces of radioactive fuel at Japan 's Fukushima nuclear plant in a complex operation seen as key to clean-up efforts after the 2011 meltdown, officials said Thursday (Jan 14). Operator Tokyo Electric Power (TEPCO) on Wednesday sent down a....

Robot lifts bits of melted fuel at Japan's Fukushima plant

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:34:00 +0100digitaljournal (en)

By AFP 24 mins ago in World A robot arm has successfully picked up pebble-sized pieces of radioactive fuel at Japan 's Fukushima nuclear plant in a complex operation seen as key to clean-up efforts after the 2011 meltdown, officials said Thursday. Operator Tokyo Electric Power (TEPCO) on Wednesday....

Robot lifts bits of melted fuel at Japan's Fukushima plant

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:31:00 +0100yahoo-au (en)

A robot arm has successfully picked up pebble-sized pieces of radioactive fuel at Japan 's Fukushima nuclear plant in a complex operation seen as key to clean-up efforts after the 2011 meltdown, officials said Thursday. Operator Tokyo Electric Power (TEPCO) on Wednesday sent down a remote-controlled....

Robot lifts bits of melted fuel at Japan's Fukushima plant

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:16:00 +0100pulse (en)

Operator Tokyo Electric Power (TEPCO) on Wednesday sent down a remote-controlled probe to the melted fuel at the bottom of the plant's reactor 2, one of three that melted down after a massive earthquake and tsunami in March 2011. It caught five small pieces of the fuel debris and lifted them up some five centimetres (two inches).

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