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Diary shows Nobel Winner Yukawa attended 1945 A-Bomb meetings

December 22, 2017

Kyoto- A newly disclosed diary of the late Japanese Nobel prize-winning physicist Hideki Yukawa has shown that he attended in 1945 meetings of an atomic bomb development project commissioned by the now-defunct Imperial Japanese Navy. This is the first time

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Repair of 1,000 noted Buddhist statues in Kyoto completed

December 22, 2017

Kyoto- Preservation and repair work for 1,001 statues of thousand-armed Kannon Bodhisattva at the Sanjusangendo Buddhist hall in Kyoto, western Japan, has been completed. The last set of statues that have undergone overhaul were installed at the hall, a popular

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The “teamLab: Dance Art Exhibition

December 22, 2017

TOKYO- This photo taken on Thursday, December 21, 2017 shows a woman visiting the “teamLab: Dance! Art Exhibition. Learn & Play! Future Park” exhibition is held by Japan’s digital art and design company Team Lab in Hangzhou in China’s eastern

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Japan Christmas

December 21, 2017

TOKYO- Window cleaners in Santa Claus (right) and reindeer (left) costumes prepare to clean windows outside a shopping mall along Tokyo’s waterfront on Thursday, December 21, 2017. Jiji Press

Actress Takeshita stresses importance of food aid for kids

December 21, 2017

Tokyo- Japanese actress Keiko Takeshita, who serves as goodwill ambassador of the Japan Association for the World Food Program, has stressed the importance of food support for the sound growth of children in need. “I hope as many children as

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Princess Diana eager to watch sumo matches on 1986 visit

December 21, 2017

Tokyo- When Britain’s Prince Charles and Princess Diana visited Japan in May 1986, a trip to watch professional sumo matches was included in their itinerary following a strong request from the princess, declassified diplomatic documents showed Wednesday. During their stay

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Japan Christmas & New Year illumination

December 21, 2017

TOKYO- Visitors view an illumination show at an amusement park on the outskirt of Tokyo, Japan, 20 December 2017. The illumination, for which 5.5 million light-emitting diodes (LED) are used for eight theme displays designed by Japanese lighting designer Motoko

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Japan Christmas illuminations

December 21, 2017

TOKYO- Visitors admire illuminations based on Disney movie “Beauty and the Beast” at Caretta Illumination in Tokyo on Wednesday, December 20, 2017. The illumination event will be displayed until February 14, 2018. TOKYO- Bystanders admire Christmas illuminations along the Meguro

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