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Top 5 Best Productivity Applications To Be Used In 2021

11 hours 5 min ago
We as a whole know how simple it is to get exhausted at work, get up to speed in the mood of the day, extended periods in the workplace, and nothing new. (
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Japan's next mainstay rocket shown to media

11 hours 12 min ago
Japan's space agency has allowed the media to see the first and second stages of the country's next mainstay H3 rocket. (NHK)
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Ending Nighttime Urination

11 hours 14 min ago
The source of nocturia, frequent nighttime urination, the number one problem for many seniors, is not what you think it could be! (NHK)
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Call for more strict glyphosate-use guidelines after Japan's honey warning

January 22, 2021 - 03:55
Tough border testing for New Zealand honey imports to Japan is re-igniting the conversation about the use of the weed killer glypohsate in New Zealand. (
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Clinical study begins in Japan for Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine

January 22, 2021 - 03:31
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. said Thursday it has begun clinical trials in Japan of a COVID-19 vaccine candidate by U.S. biotech firm Moderna Inc. with an eye to distributing it in the first half of this year. (Kyodo)
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Fireball observed over wide areas of Japan

January 21, 2021 - 17:26
People in many parts of Japan have reported seeing what appeared to be a fireball flashing through the sky on Wednesday night. (NHK)
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How to watch Netflix with a VPN

January 21, 2021 - 03:31
Indeed, Netflix is among the most prominent online streaming services. (
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Asymptomatic carriers more prevalent among elderly

January 21, 2021 - 02:40
The Tokyo Metropolitan Government says about 20 percent of people confirmed infected with the new coronavirus in recent months were asymptomatic when they tested positive. (NHK)
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Japan to get 144 mil. doses of Pfizer vaccine

January 21, 2021 - 02:32
Japan's government has signed a contract with US pharmaceutical firm Pfizer to receive about 144 million doses of coronavirus vaccine for 72 million people this year. (NHK)
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Access denied: Virus third wave forces hand of Japan's medical system

January 20, 2021 - 03:56
Skyrocketing numbers of people on waiting lists for hospitalization underline how officials are now being forced to limit medical care to the most critically ill COVID-19 patients amid bed shortages, with the vast majority of less urgent cases consigned into unsupervised home care. (Japan Times)
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Tokyo Researchers Have Built a Human Tail

January 20, 2021 - 03:41
Researchers from the Keio University Graduate School of Media Design in Tokyo have created a robotic tail for humans. (Strange Things)
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UK variant cases found with no UK contact

January 19, 2021 - 05:08
Japan's health ministry says three people in the country have been confirmed to be infected with a new strain of the coronavirus now prevalent in Britain. (NHK)
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Medical system in Tokyo under extreme strain

January 15, 2021 - 02:29
Japanese experts are warning the current wave of coronavirus infections is putting increasing strain on the medical system in the capital. (NHK)
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Expert warns of explosive rise in cases in Tokyo

January 15, 2021 - 02:27
An expert warns that Tokyo has been experiencing an unprecedentedly rapid increase in new cases of the coronavirus and explosive growth could occur. (NHK)
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Japan says it's working to isolate, analyse new coronavirus variant

January 14, 2021 - 05:45
Japan is working to isolate and analyse a new variant of the coronavirus detected in four people who arrived from Brazil, a health ministry official said Tuesday. (FRANCE 24 English)
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Seasonal flu cases remain well below average

January 13, 2021 - 04:00
The number of people infected with seasonal flu in Japan continues to remain dramatically below that of the average year. (NHK)
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CES goes virtual amid pandemic

January 13, 2021 - 03:59
One of the world's largest technology-trade fairs has kicked off. The "Consumer Electronics Show" normally attracts over 100,000 visitors who crowd into a venue in Las Vegas. (NHK)
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Explosion ~ 桜島 Sakurajima Volcano, Japan

January 11, 2021 - 02:46
At 10:09 JST an explosion was registered. It's not a strong plume so the explosion wasn't extremely forceful. (Volcano Time-Lapse)
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New variant of coronavirus detected in Japan

January 11, 2021 - 02:39
Japan's health ministry says four people who arrived at Tokyo's Haneda Airport earlier this month were infected with a coronavirus variant different from those found in Britain and South Africa. (NHK)
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Japanese arthritis drug effective against coronavirus, UK says

January 11, 2021 - 02:19
Arthritis medication developed by Japan's Chugai Pharmaceutical provides effective treatment against the coronavirus, according to the British government, lowering mortality risk and shortening hospital stays. (Nikkei)
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