by Zack Beauchamp Posted on February 7, 2014 Updated: February 7, 2014
Asia is not about to replay World War I.
by Ari Phillips Posted on January 21, 2014
The Japanese are killing dolphins again. Meanwhile countless other species suffer due to human impacts such as pollution and climate change. By 2100 up to half of all living species could be extinct.
by Ari Phillips Posted on January 16, 2014 Updated: January 21, 2014
The plan involves restarting some nuclear reactors in Japan, where cleanup of the Fukushima nuclear plant is still precarious and far behind schedule. It faces fierce public opposition.
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by Bryce Covert Posted on January 2, 2014 Updated: January 2, 2014
Japan's companies are being asked to have 30 percent of executive positions filled by women by 2020.
by Hayes Brown Posted on December 30, 2013 Updated: December 30, 2013
Members of the Japanese criminal underworld are using taxpayer money to recruit homeless men for dangerous clean-up work.
by Zack Beauchamp Posted on December 8, 2013 Updated: December 8, 2013
Tensions between China and South Korea just escalated over a strategically valuable reef. That's bad news.
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 2, 2013
A team of Japanese engineers would like to build a 6,800-mile "Lunar Ring" around the moon that could beam massive amounts of solar energy back to earth.
by Hayes Brown Posted on November 26, 2013 Updated: November 26, 2013
A pair of American B-52 bombers just flew over territory that China has said it owns. Here's why.
by Aviva Shen Posted on November 22, 2013 Updated: November 22, 2013
Japan is offering the U.S. a tempting way to build our own levitating train, but it would only service a privileged few.
by Ari Phillips Posted on November 18, 2013
As projections for Japan's solar market skyrocket, investment flows in from both domestic and international companies.