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NEW YEAR SPECIAL 2019

Japan Times
JAPAN / New Year Special 2019
Jan 1, 2019
Former astronaut Naoko Yamazaki hopeful for commercial space travel
The year 2019 marks 50 years since the first humans landed on the moon in 1969 as part of NASA’s Apollo 11 lunar mission. In an interview with Managing Editor Sayuri Daimon, former Japanese astronaut Naoko Yamazaki shares her experience in space in 2010 and her views on space development in the coming...
Japan Times
JAPAN / New Year Special 2019
Jan 1, 2019
Global collaboration needed for future space missions
Japan is launching multiple missions to explore the mysteries of the solar system in the coming years, joining hands with the European Union and countries such as India to compete with space superpowers such as the United States and Russia.
Japan Times
JAPAN / New Year Special 2019
Jan 1, 2019
Hydrogen touted as clean energy
As the world tackles global warming, hydrogen has gained attention as a clean-energy alternative to earth-polluting fossil fuels.
Japan Times
JAPAN / New Year Special 2019
Jan 1, 2019
Agriculture innovating to secure future
Decades ago, small family operations dominated Japan's agriculture industry, but today, the gradual shift to large-scale farming is creating many new challenges.
Japan Times
LIFE / Language / New Year Special 2019
Jan 1, 2019
Traditional activities to ring in the new year
Shogatsu, or New Year's holidays, are a special time for Japanese, who typically revisit and take part in long-standing traditions. It's a time when those who left their hometowns go back to visit their families, invite relatives and friends to their homes and wear kimono. It's also a time for foreigners...

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