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NASA InSight to Die on the Job, Engulfed in Martian Quakes
NASA InSight to Die on the Job, Engulfed in Martian Quakes

23 Jun 2022, 09:49 UTC / NASA decides on a new course of action for the dying InSight lander, risks an earlier demise in the hopes of detecting more quakes

 
Biggest Quake Ever Detected on Another Planet Happened on May 4 on Mars
Biggest Quake Ever Detected on Another Planet Happened on May 4 on Mars

10 May 2022, 07:21 UTC / The Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport (InSight) felt a magnitude 5 marsquake at the beginning of the month

 
NASA InSight Lander Peeks Into Mars Core for the First Time, Reveals Surprise
NASA InSight Lander Peeks Into Mars Core for the First Time, Reveals Surprise

23 Jul 2021, 08:23 UTC / NASA InSight lander has revealed for the first time what Mars' interior looks like. Scientists were able to determine what depth and composition of the layers.

 
Toyota Cuts 2011 Profit Forecast by 54%
Toyota Cuts 2011 Profit Forecast by 54%

9 Dec 2011, 15:46 UTC / Toyota has already announced in the past that it’s giving up on its original profits estimate due to the massive earthquake that hit Japan and disrupted production, as well as the Thai floods,...

 
Toyota Back to Near Normal Production in June
Toyota Back to Near Normal Production in June

31 May 2011, 18:21 UTC / Having been one of the major contributors to the huge dip in production in Japan last month, due to the natural disaster that hit the Asian country on March 11, Toyota is slowly picking up the piece...

 
Japan April Output Dips 60 Percent
Japan April Output Dips 60 Percent

31 May 2011, 09:48 UTC / The March 11 disaster which struck Japan wreaked havoc in the local automotive industry, one of the most advanced on the planet. Fearful of releasing the production numbers for the month of April, t...

 
Japan to Pump Money into Tsunami-Shattered Auto Industry
Japan to Pump Money into Tsunami-Shattered Auto Industry

30 May 2011, 14:04 UTC / Facing an increased pressure to reestablish the blooming automotive industry, in June the Japanese authorities, backed by Development Bank of Japan, will kick off a support program aimed to help the...

 
Honda US Back at Full Throttle in August, Civic Output Still Affected
Honda US Back at Full Throttle in August, Civic Output Still Affected

27 May 2011, 03:02 UTC / Following one of the worst natural disasters in Japanese history, local auto makers and parts suppliers have been fighting to get back on their feet and resume production at the pre-March 11 levels....

 
Ford Finds Replacement for Japanese Car Paint
Ford Finds Replacement for Japanese Car Paint

29 Apr 2011, 03:35 UTC / The effects of the twin disaster from Japan on March 11 will continue to make themselves visible for months to come, that's a fact, but at times these effects come in the most unexpected shapes...

 
Nissan to Recover Faster than Toyota from Quake
Nissan to Recover Faster than Toyota from Quake

27 Apr 2011, 06:10 UTC / The biggest automaker on the planet, Toyota, surprised the industry by announcing last week that full production, completely free from the shortages caused by the disaster of March 11, will be resum...

 
Toyota to Resume Full Production in Seven Months
Toyota to Resume Full Production in Seven Months

22 Apr 2011, 07:47 UTC / Two months after the twin disaster that struck Japan nearly brought to its knees the automotive industry, the pieces of the puzzle are beginning to come together, at least as far the production proc...

 
Japan Watching Radiation Levels on Its Cars
Japan Watching Radiation Levels on Its Cars

20 Apr 2011, 05:47 UTC / Soon after the March 11 tsunami crippled important parts of Japan, the automotive industry was struck by a disastrous parts shortage. With more production freezes than production days on the calenda...

 
Toyota to Work at Half Capacity in May
Toyota to Work at Half Capacity in May

18 Apr 2011, 06:30 UTC / Slowly, the pieces of the puzzle that has become the Japanese automotive industry are coming together, but only to give life to a troubling picture. Judging by how things look even today, over a mon...

 
Toyota to Close European Plants on Parts Shortage
Toyota to Close European Plants on Parts Shortage

13 Apr 2011, 13:09 UTC / Over a month has passed since the twin disaster that hit the Japanese coast brought to their knees people and industries alike, but the effects of that faithful day are still as powerful as ever. Pl...

 
Toyota Announces American Production Freeze
Toyota Announces American Production Freeze

11 Apr 2011, 08:17 UTC / Getting ready to resume most of the production in Japan, Toyota is at the same time weighing its options for the operations in the US. Severely hit by the damages the quake and tsunami caused on Mar...

 
Toyota Japan Back at Full Throttle from April 18
Toyota Japan Back at Full Throttle from April 18

8 Apr 2011, 08:48 UTC / By the time Japanese automaker Toyota resumes work at all of its facilities in Japan, over a month would have passed since the natural disaster that struck Japan forced the company to shut down most...

 
Quake Shakes Japan Auto Sales in March
Quake Shakes Japan Auto Sales in March

4 Apr 2011, 05:31 UTC / The first numbers relating to the Japanese automotive industry following the March 11twin disaster are in, and they in themselves are disastrous as well. According to Japan's Auto Dealer Associ...

 
Ford Hit by Japan Quake Effects
Ford Hit by Japan Quake Effects

4 Apr 2011, 05:25 UTC / Over three weeks have passed since the massive earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan brought to their knees both lives and industries, and the effects that have been felt in full that faithful day c...

 
Japan Quake Stops Yaris Production for Another Month
Japan Quake Stops Yaris Production for Another Month

31 Mar 2011, 15:33 UTC / Toyota’s quake-hit Miyagi plant that makes the Yaris compact for export to the United States should be offline for at least another month, according to Automotive News. While the plant has had...

 
Origami Cranes from Outer Space for Japan Relief Efforts
Origami Cranes from Outer Space for Japan Relief Efforts

30 Mar 2011, 08:09 UTC / Thousands of miles away from Earth, the three astronauts from the International Space Station (ISS) feel they have their hands tied when it comes to helping out the relief efforts underway in Japan,...