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August 24, 2016
On April 1, 1911, an airplane took off from Japanese soil for the first time ever, a seminal moment that marked the start of what would become a thriving industry in the country.
Tong Tong, a dog that was cloned at the Sooam Biotech Research Foundation in South Korea, sits outside kennels housing other cloned dogs on Aug. 17, 2016. The foundation on the outskirts of Seoul clones pet dogs for $100,000 each, but sometimes ends up with extra puppies that need homes. Tong Tong was adopted by a foundation employee. Kim Gamel/Stars and Stripes
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Pet-cloning lab in S. Korea starts military dog program

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August 26, 2016
 SEOUL, South Korea — It takes a special dog to be a military K-9, and a South Korean scientist believes he has found a way to make sure there’s always a full supply – by cloning...

DODEA ushers in its 70th school year

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August 23, 2016
I’d like to welcome all the new and returning students, their families, and staff members as we begin our 2016-2017 school year in the Department of Defense Education Activity...
Yet another tropical cyclone has formed that could affect northeastern Japan in a span of a week, following Omais and Chanthu. 	 NOAA.gov
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Lionrock could give Tokyo area another drenching

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August 28, 2016
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