TOKYO, April 13 — More than 100 evacuation sites designated by local governments were swept away or inundated by the tsunami triggered by the March 11 earthquake just off the coast of northeastern Japan, according to a tally compiled by Kyodo News.
SAN FRANCISCO, April 12 — US scientists on Tuesday unveiled the world's first computerized human brain map, an online public resource developed to accelerate understanding of how the human brain works and in hopes to tackle neurological diseases like Alzeimer's and Parkinson's.
NEW YORK, April 13 — The Vostok 3KA-2 space capsule that carried a mannequin and a dog into space as a rehearsal for Yury Gagarin's manned space mission has been sold at a Sotheby's auction for US$ 2,882,500.
BANDARLAMPUNG, Lampung, April 13 – Students of the University of Lampung Biology Division will transplant coral reefs in Lampung Bay as part of the activities to celebrate the Natural Resources Conservation Week, the work coordinator Novriadi said here Tuesday.
GENERAL SANTOS CITY, April 13 – Thousands of residents took to the streets here in celebration as the city gave a rousing hero’s welcome Wednesday afternoon for newly-crowned 2011 Bb. Pilipinas-Universe Shamcey Supsup.