Mariette Le Roux

For Mariette Le Roux's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

| Nov 8, 2013

Climate talks to resume without target

U.N. climate talks will resume in Warsaw on Monday amid a slew of warnings about a potentially disastrous rise in greenhouse-gas emissions. Though the stakes are high, no specific targets have been set for this round, hosted by one of the world’s biggest coal ...

What's in a name? More than you might think

| Jul 16, 2013

What's in a name? More than you might think

As Britain’s Prince William and his wife, Catherine, consider names for their child, due to be born any day now, they would do well to heed mounting evidence that a name can influence everything from your school grades and career choice to whom you ...