How exactly this will go down in an era of suspicion over data collection remains to be seen, but election posters adorn vehicles and billboards around the city with images of a metallic humanoid robot with female features as Matsuda, 44, seeks a return to the time Tama was the most advanced city in Japan. … [Read more...] about AI Candidate Promising ‘Fair and Balanced’ Reign Attracts Thousands of Votes in Tokyo Mayoral Election
Leader Asahara’s ideology mixed Hinduism, Buddhism, Christianity and yoga. He made followers take part in bizarre rituals such as drinking Asahara’s bathwater and wearing electrical caps followers believed synchronized their brain waves with his. … [Read more...] about Tokyo Sarin Attack: Japan Executes Final Six Members of Doomsday Cult
“These conditions will prevail through at least Sunday. The main factor affecting Jebi’s strength over the next couple of days will be one or more hard-to-predict eyewall replacement cycles (ERCs), each of which could dent Jebi’s intensity slightly for a day or so. One ERC appeared to be already under way on Friday. In addition, Jebi’s upper-level outflow may become more constricted by Sunday and Monday.” … [Read more...] about Super Typhoon Jebi Path, Track Update: When Will Typhoon Hit Japan (Kyoto, Kobe, Tokyo)?
The re-opening of the market was marked by a minor truck fire and early morning traffic jam. Despite the change in location, the ritual remained the same. A huge frozen whole tuna was laid out on the ground for its first auction at 5.30 a.m. local time Thursday (4.30 p.m. EDT Wednesday), and the market was filled the sound of bells and the shouts of traders. … [Read more...] about Tokyo Reopens World’s Largest Fish Market At New Location
This incident comes just three days after an Asiana Airlines 777 crashed in San Francisco on Saturday, killing two and injuring 180 people. Although mechanical failure isn't thought to be a factor in Saturday's crash, National Transportation Safety Board chief Deborah Hersman told BBC that it is too early to speculate on the cause of the crash. … [Read more...] about Japan Airlines Boeing 777 Heading To San Francisco Returns To Tokyo Following Leak In Hydraulic System