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Tokyo, 2 more areas to step up virus measures as infections rebound

Kyodo 09 Apr 2021
The capital saw 555 new cases on Wednesday, the most since early February during the tail end of the third wave of infections, and reported 545 on Thursday ... Government officials said Tokyo's 23 central wards and six other areas of the capital, including Hachioji and Tachikawa, as well as the city of Kyoto will be subject to the tougher restrictions.
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Tokyo, Kyoto and Okinawa to get tougher steps to fight coronavirus

Japan Times 08 Apr 2021
Special countermeasures are likely to go into effect in the capital's 23 wards and Musashino, as well as the city of Kyoto and Naha ... .
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Japan's Cherry Blossoms See Earliest Bloom in 1,200 Years as Climate Warms

NBCBayArea 07 Apr 2021
Peak bloom was reached on March 26 in the ancient capital of Kyoto, the earliest date since the country's meteorological agency started collecting official data in 1953 and 10 days ahead of the 30-year average ... .
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Japan sees earliest cherry blossoms on record as climate warms

Manila Bulletin 06 Apr 2021
(Photo by Philip FONG / AFP). In the ancient capital of Kyoto, cherry blossoms hit their peak on March 26 — 10 days sooner than average and the earliest since the government started taking records in 1953 ... This year the capital’s cherry blossom peaked on March 22, a day slower than the earliest logged in 2002 ... .
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Japan just recorded its earliest cherry blossom bloom in 1,200 years. Scientists warn it's a ...

Henry Herald 05 Apr 2021
Yasuyuki Aono, a researcher at Osaka Prefecture University, has gathered records from Kyoto back to 812 AD from historical documents and diaries. In the central city of Kyoto, cherry blossoms peaked on March 26, the earliest in more than 1,200 years, Aono said. And in the capital ...
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Japan just recorded its earliest cherry blossom bloom in 1,200 years as impact of climate ...

Henry Herald 05 Apr 2021
Yasuyuki Aono, a researcher at Osaka Prefecture University, has gathered records from Kyoto back to 812 AD from historical documents and diaries. In the central city of Kyoto, cherry blossoms peaked on March 26, the earliest in more than 1,200 years, Aono said. And in the capital ...
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Japan's Cherry Blossoms Hit Earliest Peak Bloom in 1,200 Years

Treehugger 05 Apr 2021
But this year, peak bloom was reached on March 26 in the capital of Kyoto, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency ... Yasuyuki Aono, a researcher at Osaka Prefecture University, sifted through cherry tree flowering data from Kyoto dating back to 812 AD.
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Japan's cherry blossom bloom earliest in 1,200 years; climate change cited

Hickory Record 05 Apr 2021
Yasuyuki Aono, a researcher at Osaka Prefecture University, has gathered records from Kyoto back to 812 AD from historical documents and diaries. In the central city of Kyoto, cherry blossoms peaked on March 26, the earliest in more than 1,200 years, Aono said. And in the capital ...
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Photos: Cherry Blossoms bloom early in Japan as climate warms

Hindustan Times 03 Apr 2021
In the ancient capital of Kyoto, cherry blossoms hit their peak on March 26 -- 10 days sooner than average and the earliest since the government started ...
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Blooming too soon: Early blossom a sign of climate change, say Japanese

Irish Independent 02 Apr 2021
The pink cherry blossoms of Kyoto in Japan reached full bloom this year on March 26, ... Osaka University records include court documents from Imperial Kyoto, the ancient capital of Japan, as well as medieval diaries.
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Scientist: Kyoto's Earliest Cherry Blooms in 1,200 Years Point to Climate Change

Voa News 01 Apr 2021
Osaka University records include court documents from Imperial Kyoto, the ancient capital of Japan, as well as medieval diaries ... Kyoto, no longer the Japanese capital but a beacon of Japanese culture and manners, has long been famous for its temples and blossoms, which has been a valuable tool for observing long-term changes in mean temperatures.
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Kyoto's earliest cherry blooms in 1,200 years point to climate change, says scientist

Straits Times 01 Apr 2021
Osaka University records include court documents from Imperial Kyoto, the ancient capital of Japan, as well as medieval diaries ... Kyoto, no longer the Japanese capital but a beacon of Japanese culture and manners, has long been famous for its temples and blossoms, which been a valuable tool for observing long-term changes in mean temperatures.
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Japan's cherry blossoms point to warming planet

China Daily 01 Apr 2021
This year peak bloom was reached on March 26 in the ancient capital of Kyoto, the earliest since the Japan Meteorological Agency started collecting the data in 1953 and 10 days ahead of the 30-year average ... Some say it is the earliest peak bloom ever based on records from historic documents, diaries and poetry books from Kyoto.
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Kyoto's earliest cherry blooms in 1,200 years point to climate change: Scientist

Canoe 31 Mar 2021
Osaka University records include court documents from Imperial Kyoto, the ancient capital of Japan, as well as medieval diaries ... Kyoto, no longer the Japanese capital but a beacon of Japanese culture and manners, has long been famous for its temples and blossoms, which been a valuable tool for observing long-term changes in mean temperatures.
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Japan’s sakura bloom early amid rising temperatures

Taipei Times 31 Mar 2021
This year peak bloom was reached on Friday last week in the ancient capital of Kyoto, the earliest since the Japan Meteorological Agency started collecting the data in 1953 and 10 days ahead of the 30-year average ... Some have said it is the earliest peak bloom ever based on records from historic documents, diaries and poetry books from Kyoto.
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