An Okinawa University Ranks In Global Top-ten

An Okinawa university ranks in global top-ten

The British science journal Nature has ranked a university in Japan's southern prefecture of Okinawa in the top ten of institutions with the highest output of top-quality research in the natural sciences.

The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University was ranked tenth globally and number one in Japan.

Japanese Skaters Mourn Denis Ten

Japanese skaters mourn Denis Ten

Japanese athletes are mourning the death of Kazakhstani figure skater Denis Ten.

Shizuka Arakawa, who won gold at the Turin Winter Olympics, tweeted that the news of Ten's death broke her heart. She said she recalls his sweet smiles and that she prays his soul may rest in peace.

Huis Ten Bosch Park Expects Gold Rush At Exhibition Room

Huis Ten Bosch park expects gold rush at exhibition room

SASEBO, Nagasaki Prefecture--Gold worth 800 million yen ($7.05 million) will glisten an exhibition room at the Huis Ten Bosch theme park here.

Named Ogon no Yakata (the gold mansion), the 25-square-meter room will open on the second floor of the Palace Huis Ten Bosch building on Dec. 16.

Ten Nikon D5 Dslrs Will Arrive At The International Space Station Tomorrow

Ten Nikon D5 DSLRs will arrive at the International Space Station tomorrow

Back in August, NASA's love affair with Nikon cameras made the news when the space agency ordered 53 unmodified Nikon D5 DSLRs that it would use on the International Space Station and for 'training purposes' here on Earth. Ten of those D5 cameras are scheduled to make it to the ISS this week.

Packed aboard the Orbital ATK OA-8 Space Station Cargo Resupply Mission that took off this Sunday at 7:19am Eastern time, the camera are scheduled to arrive at the ISS tomorrow morning around 4:50am (you can actually watch live coverage of the rendezvous on NASA TV starting at 3:15am).

Four Yamaha’s Inside The Top-ten At The 2017 Mxgp Grand Finale

Four Yamaha’s Inside the Top-Ten at the 2017 MXGP Grand FinaleThe nineteenth and final round of the FIM Motocross World Championship - the MXGP of Pays de Montbéliard - put a special end to a challenging season for Monster Energy Yamaha Factory Racing's Romain Febvre and Jeremy Van Horebeek, and Wilvo Yamaha Official MXGP's Arnaud Tonus and Shaun Simpson, with all four riders finishing the Grand Prix inside the top-ten.

World's Scariest Roller Coaster Debuts At Huis Ten Bosch Park

World's scariest roller coaster debuts at Huis Ten Bosch park

SASEBO, Nagasaki Prefecture--Through the magic of virtual reality (VR) technologies, the Huis Ten Bosch theme park says it has made the impossible possible, with the launch of the world's most thrilling roller coaster.

Debuting on Aug. 1, the VR-King attraction offers visitors a chance to experience a roller coaster with an unimaginable drop of 300 meters and a top speed of 270 kph.

Rossi's Search For The Perfect Ten

Rossi's Search for the Perfect TenValentino Rossi, nine-time World Champion - including seven in the premier-class - is truly one of the greatest riders ever in the history of motorcycle racing. 115 GP victories, 225 podiums and 64 pole positions across all classes have earnt him the nickname the GOAT - the greatest of all time - an accolade he thoroughly deserves but still one target eludes him. Will 2017 be the season he makes it a 'perfect ten' world championship titles?

Kawasaki: Top Ten Qualifying For Ryde In Thailand

Kawasaki: Top Ten Qualifying for Ryde in ThailandKyle Ryde (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing) will start Sunday’s FIM Supersport World Championship race in Thailand from tenth place on the grid after Superpole 2 qualifying, where he set his best weekend lap of 1’38.481. His team-mate for this round Thitipong Warokorn (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing) was 18th after competing for his gird position in Superpole 1.

Nintendo Ships More Than 10 Million Pokemon Sun And Moon Copies

Nintendo Ships More Than 10 Million Pokemon Sun And Moon CopiesPokemon Sun and Moon appears to be off to a good start. While the company is yet to confirm official sales figures for the new game, the shipment numbers are in and they show that demand is likely going to be very high over the coming days. Nintendo has shipped more than 10 million copies of Pokemon Sun and Moon across the globe.