Language | COMMUNICATION CUES Jun 27, 2016

Visitors to A-bomb museum double

The number of visitors to the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum during the last weekend of May, following a historic visit by U.S. President Barack Obama, more than doubled from a year earlier to 13,389, the museum said May 30.

National Jan 28, 2014

A-Bomb Dome to be reinforced after 70th anniversary

The Hiroshima Municipal Government unveiled Tuesday an outline for work to strengthen the Atomic Bomb Dome against earthquakes. The city plans to earmark funds for the project in its next budget and launch the work after the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing on Aug. ...

A-Bomb Dome to be quake-proofed

National Jan 24, 2014

A-Bomb Dome to be quake-proofed

The Hiroshima Municipal Government plans to reinforce the Hiroshima Peace Memorial to prevent any damage from earthquakes, city sources said Friday. The memorial, also known as the Atomic Bomb Dome, a symbol of the August 1945 atomic bombing of the city, was the only structure ...

Rubble from Atomic Bomb Dome salvaged from river

National Jan 22, 2014

Rubble from Atomic Bomb Dome salvaged from river

Rubble believed to be from the Hiroshima Peace Memorial, also known as the Atomic Bomb Dome, was salvaged Wednesday from the nearby Motoyasu River by a crane with support from Hiroshima University. Rebun Kayo, a 35-year-old graduate student at Hiroshima University, discovered granite chunks last ...