Earthquake Strikes Japan and Tsunami Alert Issued

Earthquake Strikes Japan and Tsunami Alert Issued

A strong earthquake struck Japan on Nov. 21, 2016, at about 20:59 UTC, also causing the issuance of a tsunami alert. The United States Geological Survey has reported that a magnitude 6.9 quake, originally reported as a level 7.3 tremor, struck near Honshu. This is on the country‚Äôs east coast. The seismic activity was geographically […]

Kyoto University Dominates the News Cycle

Kyoto University Dominates the News Cycle

The Kyoto University dominates the news cycle this week around the world, as they recently proved that mutts do not support people who are mean to their owners. Led by comparative cognition professor, Kazo Fujita, a test used people to test dog’s psychology. They tested 54 dogs and found that when an owner asked for […]

Shinzo Abe Under Immense Pressure to Reaffirm Wartime Apologies

Shinzo Abe Under Immense Pressure to Reaffirm Wartime Apologies

Shinzo Abe, the Japanese prime minister, will be making a historic visit to the U.S. to speak before Congress, and has come under immense pressure to reaffirm the wartime apologies made by past Japanese leaders. The announcement of Abe’s visit came on Monday, when his country and the U.S. unveiled a plan to engage in […]

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