US President Barack Obama has played football with a robot in Japan on April 24, 2014, as reported by CNN. The robot named ASIMO is a life-sized humanoid created by Honda and resides at Japan’s Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.
International online sites ‘discuss’ about American Edward Snowden’s asylum in other countries such as China, Russia, and Ecuador.
Miss Philippines, Nicole Schmitz, is among the Top 15 finalists in the ongoing Miss International beauty pageant in Okinawa, Japan.
The overall medal count at the London Olympics, as of July 31, 2012 gives China the lead with 13 golds, 6 silvers and 4 bronzes. The U.S. comes in second with 9 golds, 8 silvers and 6 bronzes. Japan comes in third with 1 gold, 4 silvers, and 8 bronzes.
Landsat Program satellite in cooperation with NASA captured images of Japan before and after the tsunami. The tsunami was an after effect of the magnitude 9 earthquake that had assailed Japan. These images were released, March 17,2 011.
Japan suspended the nuclear operations of workers due to increasing radiation Wednesday, March 16, 2011 while the rest of the world panics. According to international news, the authorities directed the workers to leave the area because of the dangers of the radiation level in the Fukushima Dai-ichi plant. Spokesman of Tokyo Electric Power Co., Hajimi Motujuku, the outer housing of reactor Unit 4 inflamed earlier this Wednesday.
Nuclear power is again the concern of many people because of the Fukushima accident. Although authorities are saying that everything is under control, the Japanese people together with the rest of the world are too scared about what might happen next.
Dear Lord, we pray for Japan that the country would have reprieve from the natural disasters that assail it. We ask you to grant the people of Japan, resilience, strength, and courage so that they can endure whatever effects the earthquake and the tsunami have upon this devastated nation.
An urgent breaking news was released by the Kyodo News, March 14, 2011 disclosing that the radiation level at Fukushima No. I nuclear plant is above legal limits. This comes after it was reportedly contained. This was reported by the Tokyo Electric Power Co.
After the powerful 8.9 magnitude earthquake and the giant tsunami that caused the demise of hundreds of people and damaged properties last March 11, 2011, Japan has again to brace itself for another nuclear occurrence.