Category: Japan

Unprecedented Floods in Japan Kill at Least 60 People – More Than 550,000 Told to Evacuate After 4 Inches of Rain Fall in an Hour

Torrential rain storms that triggered flash floods and mudslides in Japan’s Kyushu region have left 60 people dead or missing. Hundreds of thousands have also been evacuated to safer areas. Mother Nature’s wrath continues to sweep Japan. Torrential rain in the country’s Kyushu region, southwestern Japan, has triggered floods and mudslides. Authorities say at least […] Read More

Bright fireball explodes over Tokyo, Sonic boom reported throughout Japan

A huge fireball flew across Japan’s capital of Tokyo on July 1st and was seen by many who reported hearing a sonic boom minutes after the meteor exploded, which is considered a rare event according to a report from the Watchers. According to the report. Daichi Fujii, a curator at Hiratsuka City Museum in Kanagawa Prefecture, […] Read More

Warning of Giant Tsunami to Hit Japan… And Fukushima Will Be Submerged Again

The Japanese government says a tsunami of up to 30 meters (100 feet) could hit the country’s northeast in the case of a massive earthquake. A government report predicts that if a magnitude 9 level earthquake occurs in the Kuril or Japan trenches off the coast of Hokkaido to the Tohoku region, it could be […] Read More

Japan’s GDP Is Collapsing, And Experts Are Warning That China Will Be Next

Global economic conditions are really starting to deteriorate quite rapidly.  Economists were projecting that Japan’s GDP would shrink by 3.8 percent on an annualized basis in the fourth quarter, but instead it greatly surpassed expectations by plunging 6.3 percent.   If Japan’s GDP falls again during the first quarter of 2020, and thanks to the […] Read More

Japan confirms 39 new virus cases, 174 total on cruise ship

TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s health ministry said Wednesday that 39 new cases of a virus have been confirmed on a cruise ship quarantined at a Japanese port. The update brings the total found on the Diamond Princess to 174 cases. The ministry also said the virus was confirmed in a official who participated in the […] Read More

Large Eruption at Mount Shindake in Japan Ejects Plume 7,000 Meters in the Air and Triggers Pyroclastic Flow

Mount Shindake on the Japanese island of Kutinoerabu erupted in the early hours of February 3, 2020. The strong volcanic eruption sent a plume of ash and gas 7,000 meters in the air and created a 900-meter-long pyroclastic flow on the southwest slope of the crater. Mount Shindake erupted at 5:30 a.m. on February 3, […] Read More

Mysterious Spiral of Light Terrifies Residents of Norway and Japan (Video and Pictures)

What is this mysterious glowing blue vortex swirling in the sky of Norway and Japan? A blue spinning spiral suddenly appeared in the sky over Norway and Japan, baffling skywatchers and scientists. Back in December 2009, a bizarre swirling vortex appeared in the skies of Finnmark, Norway, leaving thousands of residents baffled. Witnesses from Trøndelag […] Read More