Researchers use math to whittle away at jet lag

Apr 14, 2014

Researchers use math to whittle away at jet lag

Lots of apps claim they can help you fight jet lag. Now researchers say that mathematical formulas suggest it is possible to adjust to new time zones a bit faster than previously thought, and they created their own free app to help. Doctors have ...

Mar 23, 2014

Notification process to be simplified for Japanese travelers overseas

The Foreign Ministry will streamline for short-term Japanese travelers overseas the process of reporting their presence to diplomatic missions, in order to speedily track them down during emergencies, ministry sources said Saturday. Currently, travelers overseas notifying diplomatic missions of their presence must provide information ...

Dec 13, 2013

Japan holiday travel reservations increase from last year

Reservations for seats on Japan Railways Group trains and on flights by the nation’s major airlines for the holiday season have both increased from a year ago, data from the companies showed Friday. As of Thursday, total reservations for seats on shinkansen trains and ...