Researchers: Japan's Oldest Rocks Found

Researchers: Japan's oldest rocks found

A group of Japanese researchers say they have unearthed the oldest rocks ever found in the country. They say the 2.5-billion-year-old rocks are a window on the formation of Japan's islands.

The team, led by Yasutaka Hayasaka, an associate professor at the Graduate School of Science at Hiroshima University, announced its findings on Monday.

World's Oldest Man Dies At 113

World's oldest man dies at 113

A 113-year-old Japanese man died on Sunday. Masazo Nonaka was recognized by Guinness World Records as the world's oldest man in April last year.

Nonaka, a resident of Japan's northern island of Hokkaido, was born in July 1905.

World's Oldest Man Dies At 113

World's oldest man dies at 113

A 113-year-old Japanese man died on Sunday. Masazo Nonaka was recognized by Guinness World Records as the world's oldest man in April last year.

Nonaka, a resident of Japan's northern island of Hokkaido, was born in July 1905.

Watch Nissan Compare Its Oldest And Newest Electric Vehicles

Watch Nissan Compare Its Oldest And Newest Electric VehiclesElectric cars are the new craze in the automotive industry at the moment. Automakers are looking into EVs to meet stricter fuel economy and emissions regulations and as a viable form of transportation for when the world uses up its deposits of fossil fuels. While electric cars may be getting a lot of attention, the technology behind the machines is pretty old.

Oldest Bengal Tiger In Japan Dies

Oldest Bengal tiger in Japan dies

The oldest Bengal tiger in Japan has died at age 24, or the human equivalent of around 100, at a zoo in the western Japanese city of Okayama, zoo officials said Saturday.

Hiro, a male of the endangered species, had been unable to stand up since Thursday morning. The tiger was found dead Friday night, with the cause seen as natural.

Kasai Reworks Claim Stamp As Most Seasoned To Make Podium

Kasai revamps possess check as most established to make platformVeteran Noriaki Kasai got back to better days by and by, modifying his own record for most established ski jumper to make a World Cup platform when he completed second at a meet Sunday in Vikersund.
Kasai, now 44 years 9 months, incorporated 448.0 focuses on hops of 239.5 and 241.5 meters to complete among the main three interestingly since March of a year ago. He additionally turned into the primary male Japanese jumper to arrive on the platform this season.

Oldest Existing Nikon I Camera Goes Up For Auction With Original Lens And Case

Oldest existing Nikon I camera goes up for auction with original lens and caseThe oldest known Nikon camera in existence has gone up for auction at WestLicht. This particular Nikon I, serial number 60924, was made in April 1948 and is notable as being the third camera produced by Nikon. WestLicht describes the camera’s condition as ‘B+,’ and says it includes the original Nikkor-H 2/5cm no.70811 with a matching Nikon cap in 'fantastic original condition.'