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Photo: Recognizing Hiroshima anniversary

Juneau residents participate Wednesday in a silent vigil to commemorate the anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima during World War II. The event was sponsored by Juneau Friends Meeting.
Hiroshima remembered

On any day in Hiroshima, tens of thousands of folded paper...all over the world, arrive daily in Hiroshima as a gesture of support for world radiation in the 1945 bombing of Hiroshima. As Sadako lay on her deathbed, she...
Remember Hiroshima

Friday, Aug. 6, is the 59th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima. Alaskans, citizens of the only country to use nuclear weapons, are invited to reflect on that tragedy and to commit ourselves...
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...Between Us," "The Angel of History" and "Blue Hour." She has been widely honored, receiving the Edita and Ira Morris Hiroshima Foundation Award for Peace and Culture in Stockholm, a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Lannan Literary Fellowship, and most recently...
University nuclear conference features Hiroshima survivor

...knows exactly where she was at 8:15 a.m. on August 6, 1945. At the time, she was a 13-year-old girl living in Hiroshima, Japan. The government had ordered some houses to be knocked down in order to widen some of the city's streets, and Sasamori...
Biologist tells of disasters Alaska averted

...Next came the bright idea to use them to carve out a harbor near Kotzebue, with an underground blast 20 times the size of Hiroshima's. The plan was not foolproof. Aside from the environmental and human health effects, which weren't totally known at...

...Nagasaki citizens and dozens of U S prisoners of war. On August 6, 1945 the Uranium 235 atomic bomb killed over 140,000 Hiroshima citizens.Chaos, conflict, and human fallibilities abound this August 2013. Many remain unaware that past human history...
Ketchikan inmates' paper cranes take flight

...the 1600s. Origami literally translates to folding paper.The story goes that Sadako Sasaki was one of many children in Hiroshima, Japan, to grow seriously ill as a result of the U.S. dropping an atomic bomb there on Aug. 6, 1945. Faced with death...
The participatory photography of Skip Schiel

...For one project, called "Auschwitz to Hiroshima: A Pilgrimage, 1995" Schiel embarked...than 10,000 miles from Auschwitz to Hiroshima with a group of people that numbered...and the Philippines before ending up in Hiroshima on Aug. 6, 1994, 50 years to the day...
Chugiak's Kelly Cobb on inter- national pitch

...excited."The U-20 World Cup started August 19 and goes through September 8. Matches are in Miyagi, Kobe, Saitama, Hiroshima and Tokyo. Three matches were scheduled for television viewing. The USA won their first match against Ghana on


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