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* This program was first broadcast on Mar. 16, 2016.

On Site On Site

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.
20th Earthquake Technology Expo 20th Earthquake Technology Expo

Gadgets Gadgets

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 Life-Saving Disaster Countermeasure on Your Back A Life-Saving Disaster Countermeasure on Your Back

Special Report Special Report

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.
A Watchful Eye in the Japan Sky A Watchful Eye in the Japan Sky

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