Volcano

Reno J. Tibke - December 27, 2013

JTFF - Japanese Technology from the Future Friday! - AkihabaraNews.com

This week it’s America’s NASA and Japan’s JAXA teaming up to launch a new precipitation monitoring weather satellite for the good of all mankind, and Japan’s six-thousand eight hundred and fifty-third island is still growing and, in fact, merging with Nishinoshima, its closest neighbor.

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Yoriko Takahashi - December 10, 2013

It's been eerily rapidly growing...

Japan's New Island (AP Photo) - AkihabaraNews.com

Six-Thousand Eight-Hundred and Fifty-THREE!

Stephen Karnas - September 02, 2013

Mt. Fuji - The danger that lurks beneath

We brought you news that on June 22, Mt. Fuji finally received World Heritage site status by UNESCO.  The mountain's symbolism for the country and natural beauty cannot be denied, and it is something of a pilgrimage destination for people, not only from Japan, but from around the world.