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In Tokyo, an artist creates sculpture with old toys, plastic and wire.
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Poor design and over-development have put our burgeoning urban centers at serious risk.
A group of students recreate the country.
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It's basically a giant hole in the ground, designed to withstand Japanese earthquakes.
Communities across the world remember and agitate for changes to nuclear regulations.
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We're calling B.S. on this fully armed, $1.3 million deathbot.
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