Kumamoto Prefecture

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'Drum tower' collapses at Japan's quake-hit Kumamoto Castle

TOKYO: A tower at the historic, quake-damaged Kumamoto Castle in southern Japan - one of the country's three premier castles and once a major tourist …

Natural Disasters

After the Quake: Two Years on, Kumamoto Stands Strong

The world turned upside down for Kumamoto on April 14, 2016. An earthquake measuring <i>Shindo</i> (degree of shaking) 6.5 on the Japan Meteorological Agency …

Natural Disasters

One Piece Creator Donates US$8 Million for Kumamoto Earthquake Relief - Interest

Prefecture plans multiple bronze One Piece statues<p>Kumamoto native Eiichiro Oda is a long-time supporter of the earthquake-stricken area, writing …

Anime

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Shutter Speed

Your Brain Considers Other People’s Personal Space as Your Own

A new study reveals people respond to stimuli in another person's peripersonal space as they could their own.

Neuroscience

Sharing spaces: Your brain considers other people's personal space as your own

Peripersonal space (PPS) is the area immediately around your body used when interacting with people and objects. Recently, researchers have shown …

Neuroscience

“Beach, Eyelids, and Curtains: chelfitsch's EIZO-Theater” at Contemporary Art Museum, Kumamoto (CAMK)

Kumamoto<p>Contemporary Art Museum, Kumamoto (CAMK) <br>2-3 Kamitori-cho, Chuou-ku<br>April 28 - June 17<p>Toshiki Okada is a playwright and the director of the …

Self-confidence

A typical communication pattern of people with Alzheimer's disease

Dementia, in any form, is a heartbreaking disease that can take away one's thinking and judgement abilities before they pass. To save face, people …

Dementia

Switch Stance Ducati

The Sultans of Sprint drag bike exhibition at Bike Shed London 2018 featured some of the most slammed, stretched and radical race bikes of the whole …

Café Racers

The Jigsaw Puzzle of Rebuilding Kumamoto Castle

If you’re a fan of puzzles, or Japanese architecture, or maybe even both, then be sure to pay a visit to Kumamoto Castle a landmark in Kumamoto city, …

Natural Disasters

This robot-run newsroom 'weeds out 99 per cent of fake news'

A newsroom staffed only by artificial intelligence and engineers to report breaking news has claimed that it is able to filter out 99 per cent of false news stories.<p>The Japanese start-up, called JX Press, utilises machine learning for finding stories in social media posts and writing it up as news …

Fake News

It’s Raining Engine Parts in Japan

Ten engine parts fell out of a Japan Airlines Boeing 767 hitting a car and a medical clinic. The plane was headed from Kumamoto airport to Tokyo …

Kumamoto Prefecture

Malfunctioning airplane engine drops metal into neighborhood, hits clinic

An airplane was forced to turn around a few minutes into its flight after an engine issue caused numerous metal parts to fall from the airplane onto the neighborhood below.<p>The Japan Airlines flight was headed to Tokyo from Kumamoto Airport in Kyushu Thursday when the plane had to turn around due to …

Japan

Repairing Japanese Castles Looks Tricky

In April 2016, a magnitude 6.2 earthquake hit Kumamoto, Japan. The region’s famed castle was badly damaged, but rebuilding is underway. It looks …

Japan

Maritime Self-Defense Force submarine fires torpedo decoy by mistake

A submarine operated by Japan’s Maritime Self-Defense Force mistakenly launched a torpedo decoy off the Kii Peninsula in western Japan early Thursday.<p>…

Military

JAL Boeing 767-300 sheds engine parts after departure from Kumamoto, Japan

A JAL Boeing 767-300 shed engine parts after departure from Kumamoto Aiport, Japan, damaging a hospital window and a car.The post JAL Boeing 767-300 …

Aviation Safety

Japanese student discovers new crustacean species in deep sea hydrothermal vent

A new species of microcrustacean was collected from a submarine hot spring (hydrothermal vent) of a marine volcano (Myojin-sho caldera) in the …

Zoology

Sitting in cars for long hours may lead to blood clots

Tokyo, May 4 (IANS) A new study suggests that being confined in a car or airplane for long hours may increase the risk of developing a condition …

Research

9 Vacations to Help Rebuild Japan’s Disaster Hit Regions

On a whole, these days tourism in Japan has never looked healthier. At the same time, some of the country’s outlying areas have faced their own set …

Japan

Estimated number of foreign visitors to Japan’s national parks hit record 6 million in 2017

ADVERTISING<p>Tokyo >> The estimated number of foreign visitors to the nation’s national parks increased to a new record of 6 million last year, with a …

National Parks

Earthquake aftermath: Life-threatening blood clots in legs and lungs from sitting in cars for extended periods

Investigators writing in the Canadian Journal of Cardiology warn about the increased risk of venous thromboembolism as the result of being confined …

Medical Research

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Photography

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New catalyst turns ammonia into an innovative clean fuel

Ammonia (NH3) has attracted attention in recent years as a carbon-free fuel that does not emit carbon dioxide. For use as a fuel, it should have a …

Carbon Dioxide

Author Correction: Dynamics and mechanisms of clonal expansion of HIV-1-infected cells in a humanized mouse model

Altmetric: 7<p>More detail<p>Author Correction |<p>Open<p>Yorifumi Satou ORCID: orcid.org/0000-0002-1495-7810,<br>• Hiroo Katsuya,<br>• Asami Fukuda,<br>• Naoko Misawa,<br>• Jumpei …

Google Scholar

Rugby World Cup 2019 Japan venues

Photos of the 12 stadiums that will host the Rugby World Cup in Japan in 2019.

Rugby World Cup

Lacrosse: City playoff pairings

Apr. 20, 2018, 8:01 p.m.<p>Track<p>It was a big Friday night for the Loyola High 4 x 800 relay team.<p>The Cubs ran a nation-leading 7:45.77 at the Mt. SAC Relays at El Camino College.<p>Konnor Paris started the relay with a time of 1:57.7. Anthony Stone followed in 1:55.6. Corey Kumamoto followed in 1:56.3 …

Kumamoto Prefecture

Southern Section spring sports rankings

Apr. 20, 2018, 8:01 p.m.<p>Track<p>It was a big Friday night for the Loyola High 4 x 800 relay team.<p>The Cubs ran a nation-leading 7:45.77 at the Mt. SAC Relays at El Camino College.<p>Konnor Paris started the relay with a time of 1:57.7. Anthony Stone followed in 1:55.6. Corey Kumamoto followed in 1:56.3 …

Kumamoto Prefecture

Boys' tennis: City playoff results and updated pairings

Apr. 20, 2018, 8:01 p.m.<p>Track<p>It was a big Friday night for the Loyola High 4 x 800 relay team.<p>The Cubs ran a nation-leading 7:45.77 at the Mt. SAC Relays at El Camino College.<p>Konnor Paris started the relay with a time of 1:57.7. Anthony Stone followed in 1:55.6. Corey Kumamoto followed in 1:56.3 …

Granada