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Building a casino in Japan – yay or nay?

The debate to legalize gambling is flaring up in Japan. Lawmakers have submitted a bill to the Diet to help cover reconstruction costs which legalizes a resort-style casino in Japan. Continue reading

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The Tokyo Sky Tree’s secret weapon against earthquakes

The above is not a side-by-side comparison of the size of the Tokyo Sky Tree and some ancient gigantic pagoda. However, it is a side-by-side comparison of the technology used in creating a tall, stable structure. The frequency of earthquakes … Continue reading