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Elderly Japanese pine for return to Northern Territories

National Nov 6, 2018

Elderly Japanese pine for return to Northern Territories

Yoi Hasegawa still remembers when armed Soviet soldiers burst into her house just days after Japan surrendered at the end of World War II and tried to drag away her teenage sister. At gunpoint, her father shielded his daughters in their home on the island ...

In Japan, Aibo robots get their own funeral

National May 1, 2018

In Japan, Aibo robots get their own funeral

The robot dogs lined up in their dozens last Thursday in Chiba Prefecture were no tech fair display. They were the dearly departed being honored with their own traditional "funeral." In some respects, it was a funeral like any other in Japan, with incense smoke ...