Frequent "Anomalous" Rainfall in Japan Caused by Rising Temperatures

Learn Japanese from the News

10m 00s
Broadcast on May 30, 2022 Available until May 30, 2023

An American scientific agency used AI to study Japanese precipitation data and found that the rising frequency of abnormal rainfall in Japan is mainly due to human-induced climate change. Follow along as we listen to the news story in simplified Japanese. With the rainy season upon us, we learn some rain-related expressions, as well as terms to know to be prepared for heavy rains and potential natural disasters.

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