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Japan restarts nuclear reactor using plutonium-mixed fuel -- Boston Herald via AP

” TOKYO — Japan on Friday restarted a nuclear reactor that uses riskier plutonium-based MOX fuel, the first of that type to resume operations under stricter safety rules introduced after the 2011 Fukushima disaster. 264 more words

Reactor Restarts / Decommissioning

Travel Goals for 2016

Happy New Year, readers! Here we are in the first days of 2016 and I already have my planner out, scheduling in my travel aims. 475 more words

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Japan governor supports more nuclear restarts -- Yahoo News

” A Japanese regional governor said Tuesday he supports the restarting of two nuclear reactors, as a local court prepared to rule on an injunction that has suspended their operation. 269 more words


GoPro Japan Snowboarding Videos

I snowboarded once on a school trip for a week in 2005. Then, I started again when I came to Japan in 2012. I’ve skateboarded since I was young. 87 more words


30-80 Corpse Carrying Boats Reach Japan's Shores Annually

November 20th – 22nd, 2015 has seen 4 boats found off the coast of Japan’s Fukui and Ishikawa Prefectures.

Initially 10 bodies were found in 3 boats on November 20th. 337 more words


Eiheiji: Grand temple that offers more experience!

永平寺 (Eihei ji)temple in Fukui prefecture is one the most important Buddhist temple in Japan.

Someone I knew, used to ride his bicycle around this place in summer during Obon holiday. 232 more words

The Japanese town where cucumbers are forbidden

The cucumber is a magnificent vegetable. Apart from simply being eaten as part of a healthy diet, they can also be cute, made into art… 444 more words