Tepco to decommission all reactors at Fukushima No.2

Tepco to decommission all reactors at Fukushima No.2

Tokyo Electric reveals a plan to decommission all nuclear reactors at the Fukushima No. 2 plant.

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Spy satellite to monitor NK missiles

Spy satellite to monitor NK missiles

Japan launches an intelligence satellite designed to monitor North Korea's missile program.

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Camera shows sunfish's 'nap'

Camera shows sunfish's 'nap'

An aquarium in southwest Japan attaches a camera to a sunfish to reveal the mystery of its 'napping' behavior.

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Hayabusa 2 closing in on asteroid

Hayabusa 2 closing in on asteroid

After a three-and-a-half year journey, Japan's space probe Hayabusa 2 is readying to touch down on asteroid Ryugu.

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Toyota unveils fuel cell truck

Toyota unveils fuel cell truck

Toyota shows off a truck that runs on hydrogen fuel cells.

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New stem cell treatment promises baldness cure

New stem cell treatment promises baldness cure

A team at Riken research institute develops a method for culturing and transplanting hair follicles that could lead to t...

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World's first biohybrid robots promise better artificial limbs

World's first biohybrid robots promise better artificial limbs

Researchers at the University of Tokyo unveil the world's first biohybrid robots combining living muscles with machines.

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'Dragon Fire Fighter' unveiled

'Dragon Fire Fighter' unveiled

Tohoku University researchers unveil the "Dragon Fire Fighter," the world's first robot that can extinguish fires with a...

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Robot can sense temperature and texture

Robot can sense temperature and texture

KDDI unveils a robot that can sense temperature and texture, hoping it will help alleviate Japan's shortage of nursing c...

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E-sports to debut at National Sports Festival

E-sports to debut at National Sports Festival

E-sports will be added to Japan's National Sports Festival for the first time next year.

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