Whoa! Japan’s “Battleship Island”–’Gunkanjima’ (軍艦島) shot by a drone in 4K ultra HD video.
Previous reports of creepy Gunkanjima—Battleship Island’ on the 3Yen include:
Learn more details at the video’s official website:
Super typhoon Phanfone hits Tokyo!
Deadly Typhoon Phanfone Lashes Japan
On September 27th, Mount Ontake in northern Japan blew its top killing more than 30 people. To quote the masters*,†: “RUN AWAY!!”
Remember the Fukushima Meltdown of 2011 (Wiki)?
It has been more than three years since the disaster and Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant is still drip, drip, dripping…
Previous posts about the Fukushima Nuclear Meltdown
on the 3Yen include:
• TEPCO’s Valentine for Japan (3Yen / 2013-10-17)
• Cthulhu mascot for the radioactive coast (3Yen / 2013-10-17)
• Radioactive pigs over-run Fukushima! (3Yen / 2013-09-25)
• TEPCO admits the Fukushima nuclear leak is ’serious’
Here’s my nightmare commute on the Wangan Highway* in the Keihin District† of the Tokyo-Yokohama industrial megalopolis.
Previous/endless Japanese nightmares I have covered on the 3Yen include:
• Japan’s national tree–concrete utility pole (3Yen / 2011-01-14
• 10 Ugly Rivers of the World (3Yen / 2010-02-05)
• Japanese Junkspace (3Yen / 2008-06-29)
• Ill-Machine, Tokyo (3Yen / 2008-01-22) ↓
One of the Cute Cthulhu Cohort has appeared in Tokyo Bay!
Ph’nglui mglw’nafh Cthulhu R’lyeh wgah’nagl fhtagn!!
A few of the many squidly stories previously reported here include:
• Man from Planet Squid-aru (3Yen / 2011-07-19)
• eatin’ l’il Cthulhu (3Yen / 2013-03-14)
• Masses of radioactive tentacles crawl onto the beach in Japan ↓ (3Yen / 2012-07-27)
TEPCO Workers Hold Training for 2014 Hanami Matsuri
pic.twitter.com/M93E0p1laT — Shogannai (@Shogannai)’s twitter
As you can see in the photo below, even Pikachu (L) as well as Shinto’s trickster fox spirit, Kitsune/狐 (R), are protesting the continuing Fukushima nuclear fcukup in central London.
London Evening Standard | 15 March 2014
Dozens of people protested in central London against nuclear power today following the third anniversary of the Fukushima disaster in Japan… protesters gathered at Hyde Park Corner before marching past the Japanese Embassy and one of the buildings housing the Tokyo Electric Company…more…
Today is the third anniversary of Japan’s Great Earthquake/Tsunami/Nuclear Meltdown…
Japan is still — and will long be — a country of ghosts and of gods …
–Pico Iyer | huffingtonpost.com :
Three Years After The Japanese Tsunami: The Winds Of Changelessness