- Jun. 29, 2016 Wed. 15:30 - 15:58 (UTC) etc.
- 15:30 - 15:58
21:30 - 21:58
- 03:30 - 03:58
09:30 - 09:58
* This program was first broadcast on Mar. 16, 2016.
20th Earthquake Technology Expo
Here in Japan, the possibility of future large-magnitude earthquakes makes preparation and countermeasures an essential part of life. For our "On Site" report, Hitomi Sano heads to the 20th Earthquake Technology Expo. Companies from all over are there to share the latest products and services to help keep us safe in times of crisis.
A Life-Saving Disaster Countermeasure on Your Back
In this "Gadgets" segment, we'll see a new style of life preserver. It works similarly to the ones you might find under the seat in an airplane or stowed on a boat, but with a difference. This one is designed for people in tsunami-prone areas and it has additional features that make it especially useful when they occur.
A Watchful Eye in the Japan Sky
There's a company that's making some amazing progress in the field of disaster area image processing. They've come up with a complete system combining various kinds of data to better assist those who respond to a major natural disaster. Join us for an in-depth look in this week's edition of our "Special Report" segment.