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Mar 13, 2010, 04:26
Earthquake prevention

DNA India : Japan to launch quake warning system (http://www.dnaindia.com/scitech/report_japan-to-launch-quake-warning-system_8683)

Space science

Space.com : Japan Announces Manned Moon Flight by 2025 (http://www.space.com/missionlaunches/ap_050406_japan_moon.html)

CBS News : Japan Eyes Manned Moon Base (http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2005/02/28/tech/main676957.shtml)

Asia Times : China fears India-Japan space alliance (http://www.atimes.com/atimes/South_Asia/JK12Df02.html)

Reuters : NASA eyes buying Japan's cargo spacecraft: report (http://www.reuters.com/article/idUST27926620080720)

Railway technology

Wikipedia : JR-Maglev (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/JR%E2%80%93Maglev)


Japan Times : Japan leading quest for first quantum computer (http://search.japantimes.co.jp/member/member.html?nb20040503a1.htm)

Wikipedia : Japanese robotics (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_robotics)

Patents & inventions

Japan Times : Japan's inventor supreme shares the secret of 3,218 successes (http://search.japantimes.co.jp/member/member.html?fl20040725x4.htm)

Japan Times : Cashing in on ideas - Turning a profit from a brainwave can be patently difficult to do (http://search.japantimes.co.jp/member/member.html?fl20040725x1.htm)

Gadgets, gizmo's and funny inventions

Wikipedia : Toilets in Japan (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toilets_in_Japan)