Tag Archives: Japan

AMERICAN & JAPAN ECONOMIES STAY SYNCHRONIZED DESPITE ECONOMIC FLUCTUATIONS

TOKYO — Vice President Joe Biden said on Tuesday the United States would overcome its debt crisis and Japan would move on from its devastating earthquake in March, warning doubters not to count the two countries out. Biden, who kicked … Continue reading

Posted in News and politics, Social, World / International Affairs | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Toshiba takes a chair into space to film the world’s highest commercial (literally)

Different layers of the atmosphere, including the ionosphere – the radio mirror of the sky. Toshiba and Grey London take a chair into space to film the world’s highest commercial. In its latest outing for Toshiba, Grey London collaborated with … Continue reading

Posted in News and politics, Space, Technology & Science, World / International Affairs | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Fukushima Catastrophe Infographic

Posted in News and politics, Technology & Science, World / International Affairs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

All of Japan’s Nuclear Reactors Could be Offline by Next Spring

An attempt by Japan’s government to reassure a skeptical public by ordering stress tests on all nuclear reactors backfired on Thursday, casting doubt over the first restart of reactors since a massive quake and tsunami in March triggered a radiation crisis. The announcement … Continue reading

Posted in News and politics, Technology & Science, World / International Affairs | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Hot Particles From Japan to Seattle Virtually Undetectable when Inhaled or Swallowed

Original estimates of xenon and krypton releases remain the same, but a TEPCO recalculation shows dramatic increases in the release of hot particles. This confirms the results of air filter monitoring by independent scientists. Fairewinds’ Arnie Gundersen explains how hot … Continue reading

Posted in Health and wellness, Life, News and politics, Social, Technology & Science, World / International Affairs | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

TEPCO Chief Exec Shimizu maintains salary (about 1/2 million USD) while ordering large pay cut’s to all employees

TEPCO Worker’s get’s hefty pay cuts in their salary Tepco workers agreed to a management proposal to cut their pay as a sense of responsibility for the world’s worst nuclear disaster since Chernobyl. Annual remuneration for board members will be … Continue reading

Posted in Health and wellness, Life, News and politics, Technology & Science, World / International Affairs | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

TEPCO officials claim that installing proper containment vessels to prevent melted fuel from seeping into ground water will cost to much

TEPCO: Stopping melt-through fuel from contaminating groundwater will cost too much, hurt company stock price.            The Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO), which owns the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power facility struck by the massive earthquake and tsunami on March 11, … Continue reading

Posted in Geology, Health and wellness, News and politics, Technology & Science, World / International Affairs | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Over 2 months now since Fukushima was categorized to the highest Nuclear Threat (Level 7) and since then the situation has only gotten worse

 After maintaining a parsly 20-km radiation zone for the past month, despite the urgings of many experts from around the world (including the IAEA), the Japanese government is finally admitting publicly that leaks from the plant pose dangers to people … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, News and politics, Technology & Science, World / International Affairs | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How much every US man, women, and child owe as their fair share of US National Debt

  Public Debt: $9,738,039,057,343.52       Intragovernmental Holdings: $4,606,464,350,365.41   Total U.S. National Debt: $14,344,503,407,708.93     Question: Who owns the public debt? Answer: Mutual funds, pension funds, foreign governments, foreign investors, American investors, etc.   Which Foreign governments own the most … Continue reading

Posted in Avionics, Economics, News and politics, Technology & Science, Trends, World / International Affairs | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Asia’s responsibility of Afghanistan after the US troop pull-out

                                                                                … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, Life, Military, News and politics, Trends, World / International Affairs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment