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Watch ‘The Simpsons’ Pay Tribute to Hayao Miyazaki with an Anime Springfield!

We've seen plenty of incredible 'Simpsons' tributes in the couch gags from recent years, but this Sunday, the animation staff behind FOX's long-running hit will spirit away to a much higher level. See the famous animated works of director Hayao Miyazaki paid tribute in a new clip from this Sunday's latest episode of 'The Simpsons'!

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Santas Run In Osaka
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A Look at How the Rest of the World Celebrates Christmas

Christmas traditions around the world can be quite different from what we’re used to at home here in the United States.

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Tuna Sells For a Cool $1.76 Million Dollars

It's a story that should make everybody want to invest in a fishing boat. A 489 pound bluefish tuna caught off the coast of Japan has just been sold for $1.76 million during an auction at Toyko's Tsukiji fish market. 

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Japan Invents Speech Jamming Device That Stops You In…..Mid Sentence

How many times have you watched a science fiction television show and wondered, what if?  This is one of those stories but it's not science fiction, it is actual fact.

Japan has invented something that is being described as a speech jamming device!  Talk about mind control

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Japanese Man Invents Tsunami Pod

After the devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan, Shoji Tanaka decided to invent something to help people survive the next disaster.

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Japan Earthquake & Subsequent Nuclear Power Breach Proves As Bad As 1986 Chernobyl

I asked the fish guy at my local grocery store about people's buying habits since the Japan Earthquake and subsequent breach at the nuclear power plant. It did report some poison and contamination leaking

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Picture Courtesy of LNeilB2/YouTube/Japan TV
Picture Courtesy of LNeilB2/YouTube/Japan TV
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[video]Loyal Dog In Japan Refuses Leave His Friends Side

This is a sad story so stop reading it if anaimal stories make you cry.   Yes dogs are man's best friend, but they are also loyal friends to their own kind.  Sometimes we get a glimpse into just how special out animal friends really are

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Amazing Footage From the Tsunami [Video]

Kesennuma, Miyagi, Japan March 11, 2011.

Photo Courtesy Yomiuri Shimbum/Reuters & www.Time.com
Photo Courtesy Yomiuri Shimbum/Reuters & www.Time.com
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There Is Always That Miracle That Comes Out Of Tragedy

These stories of survival have sparked renewed hope and energy into the hearts of Japan's rescuers and heroes.  In a coastal town, buried under wood, slate, glass and rock two survivors were found alive, 7 days after the tragedy

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Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images
Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images
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Google Crisis Response For Japan

If you have family, friends or co-workers who were in Japan during the 8.9-9.0 magnitude earthquake that hit on March 11th, with the tsunami that quickly followed; here is all the contact info that y

Photo by European Southern Observatory via Getty Images)
Photo by European Southern Observatory via Getty Images)
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Japan’s Earthquake Shifted The Balance Of The Planet

Doesn't something like this mean the Earth could eventually spin out of control?  Japan's earthquake, like the others before it, has managed to shift the earth off of it's balance and have moved shorelines closer by about 13 feet

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New Satellite Pictures Show Japan Earthquake Damage

New satellite images of the earthquake and tsunami devastation in Japan have become available through Google’s GeoEye system.

The LA Times has a photo gallery of ground-level images on their website, but if you install Google Earth on your computer you c

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