Radiation measuring smartphone appeared on the Japanese market by Sharp. The Pantone 5 was created after there was demand for it since the Fukushima nuclear disaster. This mobile runs on Android ICS operating system. This means that the manufacturer is capable of summarizing the nationwide radiation measuring results for its users, made by…Olvass tovább!
Japan which consists of 6852 islands is home of the earthquakes. The ground moves here the most often under its inhabitant’s feet several thousand times a year. Your entire life is greeted with uncertainty that maybe 20-40 seconds are left of their lives, or their life may change. One simply cannot just get use to earthquakes. During my 31 years…Olvass tovább!
‘On the 13th of August, 1945, two days before the war ended, a suicide unit was deployed from the Kisarazu air base. My superior officer, Sergeant Nishimori Yosiomi, said the following words to me: ‘Kawano, I am about to die. Your uniform is cleaner than mine. Please give me yours in exchange for mine, so that I can die with…Olvass tovább!
Among the displays at the Yushukan Museum of the Heroes, which stands next to the Yasukun shrine in Tokyo, there is a space reserved among the kamikaze relics for the Lurking Dragons. This unit of the Japanese Special Offensive Corps, established in the Second World War, was so secret that, decades after the war, not even their compatriots knew about…Olvass tovább!
Samurai is the word for a Japanese warrior class and also for a member of this class.Samurais first rose during the Japanese Middle Ages, the Heian period, in the 10th century.At that time the Japanese shogunate, a system of military rule controlled by the shogun, was formed.Under this system, the emperor ranked the highest, followed by the daimyo, shogun, samurai,…Olvass tovább!
Hiding out on an island for 28 years An exclusive interview with Yokoi Shoichi – You spent 28 years living on a tiny island, cut off from the rest of the word. Please tell us how you got there. – I was called up for military service in the infantry when I was 27 years old. I was sent first…Olvass tovább!
In ancient Japan, enormous power was concentrated in the hands of the Emperor. He was the absolute ruler of the islands, as well as the head of the Shinto religious group. (In terms of European concepts, it was as though the Emperor and the Pope were one and the same person.) However, over many centuries, the power of the mikado…Olvass tovább!