Fukushima's Radioactive Water to Be Pumped into "Mega-Float"

Over 7,000 tons of water have been poured onto Fukushima's scalding fuel rods in a desperate attempt to cool them off. So what happens to that water? It soaks up radiation, and sits there. Big problem. » 4/01/11 8:20pm 4/01/11 8:20pm

Who Needs Meditation, When They Can Just Watch the Gundam Time Lapse…

This time-lapse video of the 1:1 scale model Gundam in Shizuoka, Japan, is the most visually stunning thing you're bound to see all day. Watch it and go into a trance, only to wake up and book flights to Japan. » 8/04/10 7:00am 8/04/10 7:00am

Second Life-Sized Gundam Statue Begins Erection

Joining Tokyo's life-sized Gundam statue, the second life-sized Gundam has started being built in Shizuoka for its July 24th unveil. It'll hold a massive beam saber, and will mark the 30th anniversary of the Gundam plastic figurines. [JapanToday via Kotaku] » 6/03/10 5:17am 6/03/10 5:17am