21 Sep '11, 11am

On Our Radar: Typhoon Lashes Tokyo: The authorities called for more than a million people to be evacuated in cen...

On Our Radar: Typhoon Lashes Tokyo: The authorities called for more than a million people to be evacuated in cen...

Reuters A taxi was crushed in Tokyo’s Shibuya district on Wednesday as winds toppled trees. A powerful typhoon lashes Tokyo , halting trains and stranding tens of thousands of commuters. It seems headed toward the nation’s tsunami-ravaged northeastern coast, raising fears of another inundation at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant. [Associated Press] Pennsylvania’s secretary of environmental protection says that oil and gas management in the state will be overseen by a separate state office. Environmentalists express skepticism. [Bloomberg Businessweek] Human rights advocates say that the temporary shutdown of a solar manufacturing plant in the eastern Chinese city of Hainang shows how social networking has helped mobilize protests against perceived polluters. [Agence France-Presse] The owners and operators of a container ship will pay $44.4 million to settle claims arisi...

Full article: http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/09/21/on-our-radar-ty...

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Fukushima plant braces for typhoon

channelnewsasia.com 21 Sep '11, 8am

TOKYO: Workers at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant on Japan's Pacific coast were racing against time to ready the cripp...

Tokyo 1

ohsofickle.blogspot.com 01 Oct '11, 1pm

Hello from Tokyo! Today we walked around our area at Shinjuku and took a train to Shibuya! In Tokyo, it's best you travel ...

Tokyo 2

ohsofickle.blogspot.com 02 Oct '11, 1pm

Like Shibuya, there's also a 5 storey Forever21 at Harajuku. Where i went CRAZY at. I don't usually go this crazy shopping...

台風第15号(ロウキー)。目がくっきり。 / “Typhoon Roke : Image of...

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 21 Sep '11, 12am

Typhoon Roke promises to bring unwelcome rain to areas of Japan still recovering from Typhoon Talas, which triggered lands...

400,000 urged to evacuate as typhoon heads to Japan

400,000 urged to evacuate as typhoon heads to J...

channelnewsasia.com 20 Sep '11, 5am

TOKYO: Hundreds of thousands of people in Japan were warned to leave their homes on Tuesday as an approaching typhoon brou...

400,000 in Japan urged to evacuate as the approaching Typhoon Roke brings flooding and landslide fears

400,000 in Japan urged to evacuate as the appro...

straitstimes.com 20 Sep '11, 5am

This photo taken on Sept 6, 2011 shows Japanese Self-Defence Force soldiers searching through the debris for missing peopl...

mrbrown: L'infantile terrible of Singapore: Everyday Life 18 (Tokyo ...: Train driver, Yamanote Line, Tokyo. Cyc...

mrbrown: L'infantile terrible of Singapore: Eve...

mrbrown.com 22 Sep '11, 12am

mrbrown: L'infantile terrible of Singapore The mr brown blog containing his popular and satirical Singapore National Educa...

On Our Radar: Solar Venture Misses Loan Deadlin...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 22 Sep '11, 10pm

The manufacturer First Solar says it will not be able to meet a Sept. 30 deadline to receive a federal loan guarantee for ...

NASAが撮影した今回の台風写真

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 20 Sep '11, 4pm

Typhoon Roke promises to bring unwelcome rain to areas of Japan still recovering from Typhoon Talas, which triggered lands...

On Our Radar: Asian Climate Refugees: Most at risk in future decades are people living on low-lying islands like...

On Our Radar: Asian Climate Refugees: Most at r...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 19 Sep '11, 8pm

Julien Goldstein for The New York Times Refugees dwelling in tents near Al Raqqa, Syria, after leaving their farms during ...

Anti-nuclear demonstrators demand plant in Tokyo

Anti-nuclear demonstrators demand plant in Tokyo

channelnewsasia.com 25 Sep '11, 9pm

TOKYO: Dozens of demonstrators rallied in Tokyo on Sunday, challenging Japanese authorities to build an atomic power plant...

To-Fu Oyako Creators, DevilRobots Invade Tokyo Street, Pavilion KL by @vernieman

To-Fu Oyako Creators, DevilRobots Invade Tokyo ...

vernonchan.com 20 Sep '11, 9pm

Tokyo Street at Pavilion KL and Action City brings Japan’s latest craze into Kuala Lumpur KUALA LUMPUR, 20 September – The...