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Nishio City's Iwase Bunko Library is currently holding an exhibition titled "There's a book like this!" The subtitle is "Iwase Bunko Heisei Comprehensive Survey Interim Report Exhibition 16". This is momentarily perplexing, but according to...

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The International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) is the global mecca of rice research, known for developing high-yielding rice varieties that contributed to the Green Revolution and saved humanity from starvation. It's located in Los Baños,...

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It is staggering, if you think about it, what an enormous impact the Japanese practice of annual recruitment has on university education. I have been thinking about this since I heard a talk by Professor Yoshiaki Kawajiri of Nagoya Univers...

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Atsuko TSUJI

Earned B.A. in Arts, College of Arts and Sciences, the University of Tokyo in 1976. Joined The Asahi Shimbun Company in 1979 as a journalist and wrote many articles in science and technology area for newspaper and magazines...[read more] published by the company including editorial pieces. Knight Science Journalism Fellow at Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1989 and Reuters Fellow at University of Oxford in 2014. Designated Professor of Nagoya University's Institute of International Education and Exchange since October 2016. [close]

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