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Manila Bulletin
Satellite images show fuel trucks at North Korea launch site Seoul – Fuel trucks were spotted at North Korea’s main satellite centre, acco
Satellite images show fuel trucks at North Korea launch site
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Seoul – Fuel trucks were spotted at North Korea’s main satellite centre, according to a US think tank, however the group says it is unlikely Pyongyang has begun fuelling the rocket it... Read more
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examiner.com
Ghost passengers in Japan: Cabbies tell tales of phantom fares after tsunami hitCab drivers in Japan are speaking out about “ghost passengers” – individuals th
Ghost passengers in Japan: Cabbies tell tales of phantom fares after tsunami hit
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
Cab drivers in Japan are speaking out about “ghost passengers” – individuals that hailed a cab, climbed into the back, and then simply evaporated at some point during the ride. Seven taxi drivers in Ishinomaki, northeast Japan, tell surprisingly... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Satellite images show fuel trucks at N. Korea launch siteThis image provided by the U.S.-Korea Institute at the Johns Hopkins School of
Satellite images show fuel trucks at N. Korea launch site
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
This image provided by the U.S.-Korea Institute at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies via 38 North and via a satellite image from Centre National d’Études Spatiales and Airbus Defense & Space / Spot Image, shows a satellite... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Satellite images show fuel trucks at North Korea launch siteSEOUL: Fuel trucks were spotted at North Korea's main satellite centre, accordi
Satellite images show fuel trucks at North Korea launch site
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
SEOUL: Fuel trucks were spotted at North Korea's main satellite centre, according to a US think tank, however the group says it is unlikely Pyongyang has begun fuelling the rocket it plans to launch in the coming weeks. The satellite images of the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Satellite images show fuel trucks at North Korea launch siteSEOUL - Fuel trucks were spotted at North Korea's main satellite centre, accord
Satellite images show fuel trucks at North Korea launch site
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
SEOUL - Fuel trucks were spotted at North Korea's main satellite centre, according to a US think tank, however the group says it is unlikely Pyongyang has begun fuelling the rocket it plans to launch in the coming weeks. US soldiers stand guard at... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Satellite images show fuel trucks at N. Korea launch site Fuel trucks were spotted at North Korea’s main satellite center, according to
Satellite images show fuel trucks at N. Korea launch site
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Fuel trucks were spotted at North Korea’s main satellite center, according to a US think tank, however the group says it is unlikely Pyongyang has begun fuelling the rocket it plans to launch... Read more
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USA Today
Taxi drivers see 'ghosts' after tsunami(NEWSER) – When a Japanese college student started corresponding with taxi driv
Taxi drivers see 'ghosts' after tsunami
USA Today / Posted 3 days ago
(NEWSER) – When a Japanese college student started corresponding with taxi drivers in Ishinomaki in Miyagi prefecture for her senior sociology thesis, some became irritated, while others pretended they didn't hear her, Asahi Shimbun reports. But... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. and allies aim to track North Korean rocket; launch window from MondaySEOUL/TOKYO The United States has deployed missile defense systems that will wo
U.S. and allies aim to track North Korean rocket; launch window from Monday
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
SEOUL/TOKYO The United States has deployed missile defense systems that will work with the Japanese and South Korean militaries to track a rocket North Korea says it will launch some time over an 18-day period beginning Monday. China, the North's... Read more
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WA Today
China calls for calm as US deploys missile defence system for North Korean rocketNorth Korea say this month's rocket launch will be to help develop its space pr
China calls for calm as US deploys missile defence system for North Korean rocket
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
North Korea say this month's rocket launch will be to help develop its space programme. Photo: Ng Han Guan Seoul: The United States has deployed missile defence systems that will work with the Japanese and South Korean militaries to track a rocket... Read more
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The Age
China calls for calm as US deploys missile defence system for North Korean rocketNorth Korea say this month's rocket launch will be to help develop its space pr
China calls for calm as US deploys missile defence system for North Korean rocket
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
North Korea say this month's rocket launch will be to help develop its space programme. Photo: Ng Han Guan Seoul: The United States has deployed missile defence systems that will work with the Japanese and South Korean militaries to track a rocket... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
China calls for calm as US deploys missile defence system for North Korean rocketNorth Korea say this month's rocket launch will be to help develop its space pr
China calls for calm as US deploys missile defence system for North Korean rocket
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
North Korea say this month's rocket launch will be to help develop its space programme. Photo: Ng Han Guan Seoul: The United States has deployed missile defence systems that will work with the Japanese and South Korean militaries to track a rocket... Read more
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Canberra Times
China calls for calm as US deploys missile defence system for North Korean rocketNorth Korea say this month's rocket launch will be to help develop its space pr
China calls for calm as US deploys missile defence system for North Korean rocket
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
North Korea say this month's rocket launch will be to help develop its space programme. Photo: Ng Han Guan Seoul: The United States has deployed missile defence systems that will work with the Japanese and South Korean militaries to track a rocket... Read more
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Brisbane Times
China calls for calm as US deploys missile defence system for North Korean rocketNorth Korea say this month's rocket launch will be to help develop its space pr
China calls for calm as US deploys missile defence system for North Korean rocket
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
North Korea say this month's rocket launch will be to help develop its space programme. Photo: Ng Han Guan Seoul: The United States has deployed missile defence systems that will work with the Japanese and South Korean militaries to track a rocket... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Japanese taxi drivers claim 'ghost passengers' hail cabs at site of 2011 tsunamiIn a bizarre, spooky tale out of the site of the deadly Japanese tsunami that i
Japanese taxi drivers claim 'ghost passengers' hail cabs at site of 2011 tsunami
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
In a bizarre, spooky tale out of the site of the deadly Japanese tsunami that in 2011 killed nearly 16,000 people, several taxi drivers are claiming to have picked up "ghost passengers," according to the local Asahi Shimbun newspaper. A 22-year-old... Read more
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The Manila Times
NKorea must be stopped, but how?February 5, 2016 11:06 pm Both the United States and the People’s Republic of
NKorea must be stopped, but how?
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
February 5, 2016 11:06 pm Both the United States and the People’s Republic of China have told North Korea that what it is doing, launching rockets and detonating nuclear weapons, is “unacceptable behavior.” China is... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
'Ghost fares' hail cabs at 2011 Japanese tsunami sites drivers claimOn March 11 Japan commemorates the third anniversary of the magnitude 9.0 earth
'Ghost fares' hail cabs at 2011 Japanese tsunami sites drivers claim
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
On March 11 Japan commemorates the third anniversary of the magnitude 9.0 earthquake and tsunami that claimed more than 18,000 lives, and subsequent nuclear disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant. (Photo by Ken Ishii/Getty... Read more
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iol.co.za
US, allies aim to track NK rocketSeoul/ Tokyo - The United States has deployed missile defence systems that will
US, allies aim to track NK rocket
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Seoul/ Tokyo - The United States has deployed missile defence systems that will work with the Japanese and South Korean militaries to track a rocket that North Korea says it will launch some time over an 18-day period beginning on Monday. North... Read more
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CBS News
How worrying is a N. Korean rocket launch, really?TOKYO -- Japan has deployed PAC-3 missile batteries in the heart of Tokyo to sh
How worrying is a N. Korean rocket launch, really?
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
TOKYO -- Japan has deployed PAC-3 missile batteries in the heart of Tokyo to shoot down any incoming rocket debris. South Korea is reportedly mobilizing two Aegis-equipped destroyers. The U.S. is already gunning to punish Pyongyang for what it says... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
US, allies aim to track North Korean rocket; launch 'window' from MondayNorth Korea has notified UN agencies that it will launch a rocket carrying what
US, allies aim to track North Korean rocket; launch 'window' from Monday
Bdnews24.com / Posted 4 days ago
North Korea has notified UN agencies that it will launch a rocket carrying what it called an earth observation satellite some time between Feb. 8 and Feb. 25, triggering international opposition from some governments that see it as a long-range... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.S., allies aim to track North Korean rocket; launch 'window' from MondayBy Jack Kim and Tim Kelly SEOUL/TOKYO (Reuters) - The United States has deploy
U.S., allies aim to track North Korean rocket; launch 'window' from Monday
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
By Jack Kim and Tim Kelly SEOUL/TOKYO (Reuters) - The United States has deployed missile defence systems that will work with the Japanese and South Korean militaries to track a rocket that North Korea says it will launch some time over an 18-day... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
North Korea begins fuelling rocketTOKYO - US satellite data suggests North Korea may have already begun fuelling
North Korea begins fuelling rocket
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
TOKYO - US satellite data suggests North Korea may have already begun fuelling a rocket it plans to launch this month in the face of international opposition, a Japanese newspaper reported Friday, citing a US defence official. A man watches a news... Read more
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Inquirier.net
North Korea begins fuelling rocket—reportSouth Koreans watch a TV news program with a file footage about North Korea’s r
North Korea begins fuelling rocket—report
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
South Koreans watch a TV news program with a file footage about North Korea’s rocket launch plans, at Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. South Korea warned on Wednesday of “searing” consequences if North Korea... Read more
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Rappler
North Korea begins fueling rocket2012 LAUNCH. A photo released by the North Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on
North Korea begins fueling rocket
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
2012 LAUNCH. A photo released by the North Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on 13 December 2012 shows a monitor screen image of the launch of the communist country's long-range Unha-3 rocket, which successfully put a satellite into orbit, from the... Read more
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PhysOrg
North Korea begins fuelling rocket: reportUS satellite data suggests North Korea may have already begun fuelling a rocket
North Korea begins fuelling rocket: report
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
US satellite data suggests North Korea may have already begun fuelling a rocket it plans to launch this month in the face of international opposition, a Japanese newspaper reported Friday, citing a US defence official. Pyongyang has announced it... Read more
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iafrica.com
N Korea fuelling rocketUS satellite data indicates that North Korea appears to have begun fuelling a r
N Korea fuelling rocket
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
US satellite data indicates that North Korea appears to have begun fuelling a rocket it plans to launch this month in defiance of international opposition, a Japanese newspaper reported Friday, citing a US defence official. Pyongyang has announced... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Japanese taxi drivers claim 'ghost passengers' hail cabs at site of 2011 tsunamiIn a bizarre, spooky tale out of the site of the deadly Japanese tsunami that i
Japanese taxi drivers claim 'ghost passengers' hail cabs at site of 2011 tsunami
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
In a bizarre, spooky tale out of the site of the deadly Japanese tsunami that in 2011 killed nearly 16,000 people, several taxi drivers are claiming to have picked up "ghost passengers," according to the local Asahi Shimbun newspaper. A 22-year-old... Read more
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Finextra
Japanese bank creates MUFG Coin for distributed ledger experimentAccording to local paper the Asahi Shimbun (in Japanese), the bank began its pr
Japanese bank creates MUFG Coin for distributed ledger experiment
Finextra / Posted 5 days ago
According to local paper the Asahi Shimbun (in Japanese), the bank began its project last Autumn, using blockchain technology and building its own 'MUFG Coin' that can be used for things like international remittances via a smartphone... Read more
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Daily Mirror
What these taxi drivers saw will chill you to the boneIn each instance, the story is similar. They start the meter and ask for the d
What these taxi drivers saw will chill you to the bone
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
In each instance, the story is similar. They start the meter and ask for the destination, to which the customer gives a strange response. Either then, or sometime later, the driver turns around to address the man or woman - but they have... Read more
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Japan Today
Hyatt unveils plans to expand Centric brand to Japan ‹ Japan TodayHyatt is expanding its Centric brand to Tokyo. In addition, three Hyatt hotels
Hyatt unveils plans to expand Centric brand to Japan ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 8 days ago
Hyatt is expanding its Centric brand to Tokyo. In addition, three Hyatt hotels in the U.S. – California, Utah and Texas – are moving under the Hyatt Centric brand. “The new and upcoming Hyatt Centric properties signal momentum for the brand’s... Read more
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The China Post
Hon Hai's Gou may visit Sharp for last-ditch talks TAIPEI -- Terry Gou (郭台銘), founder and chairman of Hon Hai Precision Industry
Hon Hai's Gou may visit Sharp for last-ditch talks
The China Post / Posted 11 days ago
TAIPEI -- Terry Gou (郭台銘), founder and chairman of Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海), is expected to visit the headquarters of Japan-based Sharp Corp. for last-ditch talks to acquire the... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Hyatt Centric Accelerates Growth With First International HotelsProperties in Uruguay and Japan and three new US hotels lead expansion plans C
Hyatt Centric Accelerates Growth With First International Hotels
Hospitality Net / Posted 14 days ago
Properties in Uruguay and Japan and three new US hotels lead expansion plans CHICAGO -- Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today announced the expansion of the Hyatt Centric brand with... Read more
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Business Wire
Hyatt Centric Accelerates Growth with First International HotelsCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today announced th
Hyatt Centric Accelerates Growth with First International Hotels
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today announced the expansion of the Hyatt Centric brand with the first international Hyatt Centric hotel slated to open in mid-2016 in Montevideo, Uruguay, and the development of the first... Read more
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International Business Times
Japan: Taxi drivers pick ghost passengers in tsunami-hit towns Several taxi drivers from towns in northeast Japan have reportedly had encounte
Japan: Taxi drivers pick ghost passengers in tsunami-hit towns
International Business Times / Posted 18 days ago
Several taxi drivers from towns in northeast Japan have reportedly had encounters with "ghost passengers" who disappear upon reaching their destination. The episodes have occurred in towns, like Ishinomaki, which were badly affected by the 2011... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Buzzfeed launches Japanese edition with Yahoo JapanTHE Internet’s reigning source of whimsical and attention-grabbing listicles ha
Buzzfeed launches Japanese edition with Yahoo Japan
Asian Correspondent / Posted 20 days ago
THE Internet’s reigning source of whimsical and attention-grabbing listicles has now arrived in Japan, specifically crafted for local tastes. Working with Yahoo Japan, Buzzfeed rolled out its eleventh international edition. 【編集部より】BuzzFeed... Read more
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asianage
Japanese court: No dating ban on pop ‘idol’A former female pop star, who was sued by her talent agency for dating a fan, w
Japanese court: No dating ban on pop ‘idol’
asianage / Posted 20 days ago
A former female pop star, who was sued by her talent agency for dating a fan, won a legal battle this week after a court ruled that the suit threatened her “freedom to pursue happiness”. The lawsuit filed by her talent agency sought 9.9 million yen... Read more
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asianage
Japanese court No dating ban on pop �idol'A former female pop star, who was sued by her talent agency for dating a fan, w
Japanese court No dating ban on pop �idol'
asianage / Posted 20 days ago
A former female pop star, who was sued by her talent agency for dating a fan, won a legal battle this week after a court ruled that the suit threatened her “freedom to pursue happiness”. The lawsuit filed by her talent agency sought 9.9 million yen... Read more
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iafrica.com
'Japanese pop idol dating ban goes too far'A former female pop star, who was sued by her talent agency for dating a fan, w
'Japanese pop idol dating ban goes too far'
iafrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
A former female pop star, who was sued by her talent agency for dating a fan, won a legal battle this week after a court ruled that the suit threatened her "freedom to pursue happiness". The lawsuit was filed by her talent agency and sought 9.9... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Japan court rules dating ban on pop idol 'goes too far'The lawsuit was filed by her talent agency and sought 9.9 million yen ($84,300)
Japan court rules dating ban on pop idol 'goes too far'
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 21 days ago
The lawsuit was filed by her talent agency and sought 9.9 million yen ($84,300) in damages against the 23-year-old pop "idol", who started dating her male fan, the Asahi Shimbun reported Tuesday. The agency reportedly took legal action against the... Read more
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Rappler
Japan court rules dating ban on pop star 'goes too far' – reportTOKYO, Japan – A former female pop star, who was sued by her talent agency for
Japan court rules dating ban on pop star 'goes too far' – report
Rappler / Posted 21 days ago
TOKYO, Japan – A former female pop star, who was sued by her talent agency for dating a fan, won a legal battle this week after a court ruled that the suit threatened her "freedom to pursue happiness." The lawsuit was filed by her talent agency and... Read more
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Ny Teknik
Honda och GM i samarbete om bränslecellerEnligt tidningen Asahi Shimbun ska de båda företagen starta en gemensam produkt
Honda och GM i samarbete om bränsleceller
Ny Teknik / Posted 22 days ago
Enligt tidningen Asahi Shimbun ska de båda företagen starta en gemensam produktion av bränsleceller med sikte på vara igång 2025. De båda företagen har samarbetat när det gäller bränslecellsutveckling sedan 2013. Samarbetet gäller endast... Read more
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Japan Today
We want to save all the lives left behind in the difficult-to-return zone and elsewhere. ‹ Japan TodayWe want to save all the lives left behind in the difficult-to-return zone and e
We want to save all the lives left behind in the difficult-to-return zone and elsewhere. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 23 days ago
We want to save all the lives left behind in the difficult-to-return zone and elsewhere. Akira Honda, who operates the Nyander Guard, a group that continues to look for pet cats left behind when residents had to evacuate from the Fukushima town of... Read more
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Japan Today
Honda, GM consider joint fuel cell plant: report ‹ Japan TodayHonda Motor and General Motors are considering jointly building a fuel cell pla
Honda, GM consider joint fuel cell plant: report ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 23 days ago
Honda Motor and General Motors are considering jointly building a fuel cell plant as the automakers try to cut the cost of developing electric cars, Japan’s Asahi Shimbun daily reported on Saturday. They aim to start the mass production of fuel... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Honda, GM consider joint fuel cell plant: Asahi ShimbunTOKYO: Honda Motor and General Motors are considering jointly building a fuel c
Honda, GM consider joint fuel cell plant: Asahi Shimbun
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
TOKYO: Honda Motor and General Motors are considering jointly building a fuel cell plant as the automakers try to cut the cost of developing electric cars, Japan's Asahi Shimbun daily reported on Saturday. They aim to start the mass production of... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Obama’s action not enough to end gun violence in the homePresident Barack Obama shedding tears at the White House as he talks about the
Obama’s action not enough to end gun violence in the home
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 27 days ago
President Barack Obama shedding tears at the White House as he talks about the victims of the 2012 Sandy Hook shooting, Jan. 5, 2015. Photo from The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images In the well-known story from the opening chapters of Genesis, we read... Read more
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Ny Teknik
Reaktorvraken i Fukushima turistattraktionHaveriplatsen där de fyra första reaktorerna vid kärnkraftverket Fukushima Daii
Reaktorvraken i Fukushima turistattraktion
Ny Teknik / Posted 28 days ago
Haveriplatsen där de fyra första reaktorerna vid kärnkraftverket Fukushima Daiichi blev svårt skadade i samband med naturkatastrofen den 11 mars 2011 håller på att utvecklas till ett populärt utflyktsmål. Guidade turer ordnas vid anläggningen och... Read more
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