Shigeki Hiroe

For Shigeki Hiroe's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Kyushu in push to host accelerator

Jun 6, 2013

Kyushu in push to host accelerator

Local governments, businesses and academic institutions in Kyushu have launched all-out joint efforts to host a proposed next-generation particle accelerator to study fundamental questions about the universe’s makeup. Switzerland and the United States have been proposed as sites for the International Linear Collider, though ...

Be wary: It's a dog-eat-dog food world out there

Apr 4, 2008

Be wary: It's a dog-eat-dog food world out there

Dogs in Japan were once raised on leftover rice mixed with miso soup and lived relatively short lives. Thanks to healthy pet foods they now live longer but are also starting to develop humanlike problems. In the past, dogs lived relatively short lives, in ...