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New Cabinet Office project will expand the use of SAR satellites
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Russia and China are working on a space cooperation program for 2023-2028
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Friday, October 11th, 2013

Mass Evacuations in Eastern India for Cyclone Phailin

More than 200,000 people in India are being evacuated as a massive cyclone is sweeping through the Bay of Bengal towards the east coast. Cyclone Phailin, categorised as "very severe" by weather forecasters, is expected to hit...

Monday, September 16th, 2013

Powerful Typhoon Man-yi Hits Central Japan

A powerful typhoon has made landfall in central Japan, flooding scores of houses and forcing hundreds of thousands of residents to evacuate. Officials have asked at least 400,000 residents from four prefectures to leave their homes due...

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Flooding Takes Financial, Emotional Toll on South China Villagers

Riding a small rowboat headed home, Deng Jiangyi examined the muddy water all around him -- eerily dotted with treetops, electrical poles and flocks of ducks. "This year's floods were so extreme that almost the entire village...