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Tokyo Shares experience a 6-Year High

Tokyo Shares experience a 6-Year HighThe bulls in Tokyo return with a strong comeback. The Nikkei Stock Average hit its highest closing mark on Thursday, nearly after six years, as another gush in the dollar gave hopes for better profits ahead for Japan Inc. On Thursday the Japanese stocks leaped as the yen remained near a six-month low, leading a broader advance by Asian markets after U. S. benchmarks rose to record levels.

Japanese Spaceman to Aboard ISS

Japanese Spaceman to Aboard ISSAccording to a new report, the world's first robot astronaut has been long waiting for a conversation partner aboard the International Space Station (ISS). It further means that the robot is waiting for Koichi Wakata, a Japanese spaceman.

Muscle Suit is Star Attraction at International Robot Exhibition in Tokyo

Muscle Suit is Star Attraction at International Robot Exhibition in Tokyo The International Robot Exhibition in Tokyo is getting lot of publicity due to the technologies and products presented there.

The expo, which will continue to take place till Saturday, has a number of star attractions. But one of them, which have gained a lot of attention, is a muscle suit.

Almost 40% of Women Admit of being Virgin in Japan

Almost 40% of Women Admit of being Virgin in JapanA survey was done by the Japan Association for Sex Education. The sexual habits and dating practises of female college students were questioned in the survey. It was found about 40% of women admitted they were virgins.

The 2011 data confirmed that the increase in number of virgins had jumped to 53.2% since five years back. However, the number of single people hits a new number.

Marine Park to Open in Dolphin Hunt Town

Marine Park to Open in Dolphin Hunt TownAccording to a new report, a Japanese town will open a marine mammal park where visitors can swim with dolphins.

The officials of the town said while the opening of the park, but they will not stop the killing of these dolphins.

Hormone Vasopressin behind Jet Lag: Study

 StudyJet lag disturbs the body's circadian rhythms, which can also be called as body clocks. The disruption leads to many problems like disturbed sleep, fatigue and dizziness.

A research has lately taken place as per which, hormone vasopressin has been found to be the reason behind jet lag. The study was carried out by a group of researchers from Kyoto University.

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