Takeshi Tsuchiya

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'Hibaku' rice grown to recall horror of atomic bombing

National Dec 14, 2015

'Hibaku' rice grown to recall horror of atomic bombing

Hibaku rice tasseled again this year in various parts of Japan as a "living witness" to the horror of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki 70 years ago. The rice is derived from seeds collected in October 1945 by Kyushu University researchers in areas close to ...