Articles tagged "kanagawa prefecture"

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Mysterious stench in Kanagawa Prefecture precursor of a large earthquake, seismologist warns

On August 21, 2020, the fire department in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, received numerous calls from residents reporting an unusual smell in the area over the course of an hour. Seismologist Manabu Takahashi suggests that the strange phenomenon may be a precursor of...

August 24, 2020

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Sunflower radiation absorption project grows around Fukushima.

The devastating earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan in March caused a nuclear disaster that left high quantities of radioactive cesium and other toxins in the soil in around the Fukushima prefecture. But a recent campaign has been launched by civil servants and ind

August 18, 2011