Online community offers up Olympic logo ideas

National Sep 4, 2015

Online community offers up Olympic logo ideas

by Shusuke Murai

As the Tokyo Olympics organizing committee decided to scrap the official emblem design for the 2020 Games and launch a new competition to find another design, Japan's online community has been actively discussing what might be suitable alternatives. Many, including some politicians, have turned to ...

Commentary / Japan Apr 14, 2014

Internet raises misconduct risk

by Takamitsu Sawa

The road to glory for a scientific pioneer leads to temptations to plagiarize background info and must pass through a panel of "referees" who may be inclined to judge a research paper by the name of the author rather than its contents.