- Mar. 10, Mon. 14:30 - 15:00 (UTC) etc.
The 18th Earthquake Technology Expo 2014
For this "On Site" segment, Brian Hughes reports from the 18th Earthquake Technology Expo to find the best ideas to help prevent damage and aid in recovery, along with a number of genre-defying products and services that offer their own unique contributions to disaster prevention.
More than Just Wetsuits
Japan's custom-made wetsuits are known for their perfect fit. For our "Gadgets" segment, we introduce the wetsuit manufacturer that has close ties to the ocean near Ishinomaki city in Miyagi prefecture and worked with the locals to develop a new line of accessories as a way of providing reconstruction assistance.
Rebuilding with Nature's Blessing
For our "reVision" segment, Matthew Masaru Barron visits one of the hardest hit areas of the Tohoku district, which has been known for its Japanese cedars since before 2011. Tag along as he discovers why the residents there take great pride in this beautiful tree, which is more than a local symbol, but also a valuable natural resource.