Archive for May of 2015

197 - Walking Ducks, Melting Roads & Robotic Cats

May 29, 2015


English News Weekly 197 reports on three different areas, chosen by some students at Hiroshima University.

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May 29, 2015
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196 - Ghost Towns Haunt Japan

May 22, 2015


English News Weekly 196 reports on a new problem in Japan -- the rise of abandoned towns and villages and hamlets.

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May 22, 2015
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195 - A Cash-less Country!

May 15, 2015


Returning to Denmark for the first time since our Episode 9, English News Weekly 195 reports on a new radical idea from Denmark that will allow shops to only accept digital money payments from Danish people's smartphones.

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May 15, 2015
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194 - Carnage on Top of the World

May 01, 2015


English News Weekly 194 reports on the terrible earthquake that hit the mountain nation of Nepal this week. As well as killing thousands of people, the massive earthquake caused panic on Mount Everest, the world’s highest mountain.

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May 01, 2015
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