National Nov 14, 2014

Postcard autographed by Einstein in 1922 turns up at Shiga museum

A postcard autographed by physicist Albert Einstein when he visited Japan in 1922 after winning the Nobel Prize was discovered at a museum in Shiga Prefecture. Eizaburo Nishibori Memorial Explorer Museum in Higashiomi, Shiga Prefecture, commemorating Nishibori, who headed Japan's primary Antarctica wintering party, found ...

Keio University displays Einstein's handwritten documents on Japan

National Mar 4, 2014

Keio University displays Einstein's handwritten documents on Japan

Handwritten manuscripts, including an essay on Japan, penned by Albert Einstein during the famed physicist's visit to this nation in 1922 were disclosed to the press at Keio University on Monday. The collection includes an eight-page draft in German, that the scientist wrote on stationery ...