M 5.6 in Japan on 09 May 2019 22:43 UTC

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Reiwa: The Era of Beautiful Harmony between Japan and Bhutan

Mon, 13 May 2019 12:49:00 +0200kuenselonline (en)

A scene of 30 years ago is vividly engraved in my memory. It was the scene of His Majesty Jigme Singye Wangchuck, the King of Bhutan, who attended the Imperial Funeral of Emperor Showa. His Majesty Wangchuck silently stood in the freezing rain of February 1989, without even an umbrella, offering his prayer.

Desciende el número de matriculaciones escolares en Japón tras el terremoto y tsunami registrado en 2011

Mon, 13 May 2019 11:58:00 +0200eleconomista-es (es)

El número de niños en edad escolar en las zonas afectadas por el terremoto y el tsunami de 2011 en la provincia de Miyagi, en el noroeste de Japón, ha descendido en un 30 por ciento según una encuesta realizada por el diario NHK. En esta localidad, 61 colegios de 11 ciudades diferentes sufrieron daños por el tsunami.

Desciende el número de matriculaciones escolares en Japón tras el terremoto y tsunami registrado en 2011

Mon, 13 May 2019 11:37:00 +0200ecodiario (es)

El número de niños en edad escolar en las zonas afectadas por el terremoto y el tsunami de 2011 en la provincia de Miyagi, en el noroeste de Japón, ha descendido en un 30 por ciento según una encuesta realizada por el diario NHK. En esta localidad, 61 colegios de 11 ciudades diferentes sufrieron daños por el tsunami.

China eyes earthquake warning and prediction technology

Mon, 13 May 2019 05:40:00 +0200peopledaily (en)

A depiction of one firemen and one soldier rescuing victims from the rubble exhibited at the Wenchuan Earthquake Museum. Photo: Li Hao/GT. China's earthquake early warning system is the "fastest in the world," Chinese seismologists asserted on Sunday, crediting high-technology and artificial intelligence to a delay of 6.

China eyes earthquake warning and prediction technology

Mon, 13 May 2019 02:53:00 +0200ecns (en)

China's earthquake early warning system is the "fastest in the world," Chinese seismologists asserted on Sunday, crediting high-technology and artificial intelligence to a delay of 6.2 seconds. "The average response time of the earthquake early warning system in China is 6.

China eyes earthquake warning and prediction technology

Sun, 12 May 2019 16:11:00 +0200globaltimes (en)

A depiction of one firemen and one soldier rescuing victims from the rubble exhibited at the Wenchuan Earthquake Museum. Photo: Li Hao/GT China's earthquake early warning system is the "fastest in the world," Chinese seismologists asserted on Sunday, crediting high-technology and artificial intelligence to a delay of 6.

Agriculture minister Takamori Yoshikawa calls on China, South Korea to lift food import bans

Sun, 12 May 2019 14:58:00 +0200japantimes (en)

NIIGATA - Agriculture minister Takamori Yoshikawa on Sunday requested China and South Korea lift their import bans on food produced in Fukushima and some other prefectures. Yoshikawa made the request to his Chinese counterpart, Han Changfu, and South Korean Agriculture Minister Lee Gae-ho at bilateral meetings in the city of Niigata.

Desciende el número de matriculaciones escolares en Japón tras el terremoto y tsunami registrado en 2011

Sun, 12 May 2019 08:56:00 +0200europapress (es)

MADRID, 12 May. (EUROPA PRESS) - El número de niños en edad escolar en las zonas afectadas por el terremoto y el tsunami de 2011 en la provincia de Miyagi, en el noroeste de Japón, ha descendido en un 30 por ciento según una encuesta realizada por el diario NHK.

Desciende el número de matriculaciones escolares en Japón tras el terremoto y tsunami registrado en 2011

Sun, 12 May 2019 07:25:00 +0200teinteresa (es)

En esta localidad, 61 colegios de 11 ciudades diferentes sufrieron daños por el tsunami. Ocho años y dos meses después la mayoría de estos colegios han sido reconstruidos. En mayo de 2018 las cifras de escolares matriculados en estas escuelas era de 11.571; un 30 por ciento menos en comparación con los 16.

When no experts would help their kids, these mums built a lab of their own

Sat, 11 May 2019 23:14:00 +0200radioaustralianews-fr (en)

They are testing everything — rice, vacuum cleaner dust, seafood, moss and soil — for toxic levels of radiation. But these lab workers are not typical scientists. They are ordinary mums who have built an extraordinary clinic. "Our purpose is to protect children's health and future," says lab director Kaori Suzuki.

When no experts would help their kids, these mums built a lab of their own

Sat, 11 May 2019 22:12:00 +0200abc-au (en)

They are testing everything — rice, vacuum cleaner dust, seafood, moss and soil — for toxic levels of radiation. But these lab workers are not typical scientists. They are ordinary mums who have built an extraordinary clinic. "Our purpose is to protect children's health and future," says lab director Kaori Suzuki.

Earthquake of magnitude 6.3 jolts southern Japan, no tsunami warning

Sat, 11 May 2019 06:18:00 +0200straitstimesSG (en)

TOKYO (REUTERS) - An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.3 hit off the coast of southern Japan on Friday (May 10) but no tsunami warning was issued and there were no immediate reports of damage, the Japan Meteorological Agency said. The quake struck at 8.48am local time (7.

Revealed: Alfa-X, the world’s fastest bullet train – complete with a 72ft nose

Sat, 11 May 2019 04:20:00 +0200telegraph (en)

I t is a futuristic shade of silver, has a super long nose stretching 72 feet - and is on track to become the world’s fastest bullet train. Japan , the birthplace of high-speed rail travel, has unveiled its latest new generation bullet train Alfa-X, which will be able to travel at top speeds of 224 mph.

El científico que se inventó un volcán «milagroso» y engañó a la revista «Science»

Sat, 11 May 2019 02:35:00 +0200abc-Andalucia (es)

La revista «Science» se ha visto obligada a retirar un estudio elaborado por el profesor de la Universidad de Kyoto (Japón) Aiming Lin por encontrar datos falsificados e imágenes manipuladas y plagiadas. El estudio en cuestión, publicado en 2016, trataba de analizar un terremoto que golpeó a la prefectura de Kumamoto -al sur del país nipón-.

Twin Quakes Strike Japan, No Tsunami Warning Issued

Fri, 10 May 2019 23:18:00 +0200outlookindia (en)

Two earthquakes measuring 5.6 and 6.3 on the Richter Scale hit off the coast of southern Japan on Friday, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) said. The first quake of magnitude 5.6 took place at 10:43 pm (UTC) or 7:43 am (JST) and hit a depth of 35 km, according to USGS.

El científico japonés que explicó la forma en que se detuvo un terremoto (pero era mentira)

Fri, 10 May 2019 19:39:00 +0200t13 (es)

Un científico japonés presentó un estudio que mostraba cómo un destructivo terremoto en la localidad de Kumamoto, en Japón se frenó en seco gracias a una cámara de magma situada bajo el Monte Aso, un volcán cercano Poco tiempo después, la revista Science que publicó el presunto "milagro", se tuvo que retractar.

Un terremoto de 6,3 grados sacude el sudoeste de Japón, sin alerta de tsunami

Fri, 10 May 2019 19:05:00 +0200teleamazonas (es)

Un terremoto de 6,3 grados en la escala abierta de Ritcher sacudió este viernes el sudoeste de Japón, sin que las autoridades del país activaran la alerta de tsunami ni hayan informado de daños significativos en la zona. El seísmo se registró a las 8.48 hora local (23.

M6.3 quake jolts southern Japan; no tsunami warning

Fri, 10 May 2019 15:48:00 +0200petra-en (en)

Tokyo, May 10 (Petra)-- An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.3 hit off the coast of southern Japan on Friday but no tsunami warning was issued and there were no immediate reports of damage, the Japan Meteorological Agency said. The earthquake disrupted some local transportation networks, authorities said.

Share Japan's knowledge and skills on disaster preparedness

Fri, 10 May 2019 14:04:00 +0200japantimes (en)

As humanity is faced with an unending series of catastrophic disasters around the world, it has become even more important for Japan to share its knowledge and skills internationally. Japan has accumulated a wide range of specialized knowledge that can be useful in preparing for future disasters,....

Earthquake in southwestern Japan causes no apparent damage

Fri, 10 May 2019 12:36:00 +0200koaa (en)

TOKYO (AP) — A magnitude 6.3 earthquake has shaken part of southwestern Japan but appeared to cause no damage. The Japan Meteorological Agency issued no tsunami warning though it said there might be slight sea level changes. The quake Friday morning struck just outside Miyazaki, a city of 400,000 people that’s the capital of Miyazaki prefecture.

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