Topic: Naoko Yamazaki

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  • In Pictures Bubbles

    A bubble floats as people blow bubbles during a flash mob at Piazza del Popolo in central Rome on March 21 to welcome spring.

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  • Astronauts observe Japan's tsunami aftermath from space

    Astronauts observe Japan's tsunami aftermath from space

    High-resolution photos taken from the International Space Station show some of the areas hit the hardest by the 9.0-magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami that struck the northeastern coast of Japan.

  • In Pictures Bubbles

    A bubble floats as people blow bubbles during a flash mob at Piazza del Popolo in central Rome on March 21 to welcome spring.

  • Japan sinks (even) lower on gender discrimination report

    Japan sinks (even) lower on gender discrimination report

    The gender gap yawns wide, despite Japan's female astronaut and new antidiscrimination laws. The World Economic Forum recently downgraded Japan three spots to 101st place on its latest gender discrimination report.

  • Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 04/15

    A plume of volcanic ash rises into the atmosphere from a crater under about 656 feet of ice at the Eyjafjallajokull glacier in Iceland on April 14. After the volcano's second eruption in less than a month, northern Europe turned into a no-fly zone on Thursday, stranding hundreds of thousands of passengers due to the huge amounts of ash.

  • Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 03/09

    Peggy, a guinea pig, poses for photos after having its hair brushed and styled at PetZoo, a beauty parlor for pets in Cuenca, Ecuador, on March 9.