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A photo of the moon released by JAXA shows the mouth of a cave with a diameter of 50 meters. (Courtesy of JAXA) © Kyodo

Japan's lunar orbiter discovers 50km cave beneath surface

Underground chamber can potentially provide shelter for astronauts

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    AI-driven data centers to boost growth for years to come, analysts predict

  • Half of Japanese banks targeted in cyberattacks: BOJ survey

    One in 10 suffered some fallout on services, operations

  • Toyota AI car aims for oneness with driver

    Prototype that studies driver's state of mind to go on display at Tokyo Motor Show

  • Toyota fights two-front war for future of cars

    Automaker hurries to catch up in EV development while staying committed to fuel cells for long term

  • Murata to buy Sony plant to meet demand for iPhone parts

    Move designed to keep Samsung and other Asian rivals in check

  • Interview

    Citi pursuing tech-driven innovations, but not bitcoin: CEO

    US bank already considers itself a big tech company, says Michael Corbat

  • Alibaba, Tencent lead as China's mobile payments triple

    Sharing economy driving growth in usage

  • Drones to protect farms from wildlife -- and wildlife from us

    Tokyo startup launching service that will monitor and scare off animals

  • NTT Docomo readies low-cost voice control for AI speakers

    Slashing development costs 99% helps adapt tech to variety of services

  • Japan's new rocket could double launch schedule

    Mitsubishi Heavy eyes faster turnaround to develop commercial satellite business

  • Fujitsu to build world-class AI supercomputer

    $44m machine will be three times faster than Japan's current leader

  • Your new Japan tour guide: Yamaha's digital piano tech

    About 40 companies testing system that translates announcements

  • Cybersecurity courses to teach corporate Japan how hackers think

    Terilogy, Dai Nippon Printing rolling out training this month

  • Japanese companies digging for gold in urban waste

    Mitsubishi Materials, others investing in recycling to fend off rare metals shortage

  • Japan's big banks showcase fintech at Ceatec show

    Digital currency, biometric IDs and AI forecasting on display

  • Japan plans policy push for robotics, autonomous driving

    Economy ministry aims to spur cooperation by helping tech companies share data

  • New Zealand's technology industry boots up

    Sector could be damaged if inconclusive election leads to immigration controls

  • Blockchain's new client: Connected cars

    Toyota teams with MIT to explore ways to utilize the foolproof technology

  • LG plans 'smart,' AI-powered plant in South Korea

    Appliance factory using 'internet of things' tech will boast capacity 50%