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The number of births from April to September sharply decreased in 2012

According to the prompt report of demographic statistics from Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, the number of births from April to September sharply decreased in 2012 compared to the same


Radiation level spiked in western Japan, “0.14μSv/h in Ehime”

According to Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, radiation level spiked up in some prefectures of western Japan. It might be te rain but the radiation level spiked unusually


[Rising nationalism after the disaster] Crowd gathered for Abe’s speech of LDP,

  Japan is going to have an election tomorrow, 12/16/2012. They presume LDP will dominate majority of the seats to drift to the right-wing more than ever. (cf. [Column] 3


[Graph] Radiation level has been increasing since 180 days ago in Fukushima city

On 12/14/2012, Fukushima Diary reported about the tweet that “Radiation level of Fukushima city has been increasing since June” as an Express. [Link] According to the monitoring post of Fukushima prefectural

Cover-ups Plant hazard

[Express] “It took 160 people, cost 4 million yen to tighten a screw of a nuclear plant”

Introducing an important tweet as [Express] for simultaneous update.   72)稼動中の原発で、機械に付いている大きなネジが一本緩んだことがありました。動いている原発は放射能の量が物凄いですから、その一本のネジを締めるのに働く人30人を用意しました。一列に並んで、ヨーイドンで七メートルくらい先にあるネジまで走って行きます。 — 元原発技術者・平井憲夫 botさん (@hirainoriobot) 12月 13, 2012 <Translate> Once a large screw became loose at a running nuclear plant.

Confirmed effects Effects to be confirmed

Japanese guitarist from the ARROWS got thyroid cancer, metastasized to a lymph node

On 12/10/2012, Mr. Yamauchi, a Japanese guitarist (35) from “the ARROWS” went into hospital to have a surgery to remove this thyroid on 12/11/2012. This September they diagnosed his thyroid

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[Column] You are not alone

This day last year, I left Japan. I haven’t seen the land since then. I’m not regretting. There was no other way. My apartment was 10 minutes from Yokohama station,