Sunday, February 28, 2021
Experts take issue with early lifting of virus emergencyFebruary 27, 2021 Health experts fear the government acted hastily and rashly in deciding to lift its COVID-19 state of emergency for six prefectures earlier than for four others in the greater Tokyo metropolitan area.
Plesiosaur fossil suggests it regurgitated inedible partsFebruary 28, 2021 A “pellet” found in a plesiosaur fossil unearthed in Kagoshima Prefecture indicates the prehistoric creature regurgitated indigestible parts of its prey, much like modern birds and alligators do, a team of researchers said.
Winter power crunch hits shift to renewables in FukushimaFebruary 28, 2021 KATSURAO, Fukushima Prefecture--The struggles of a renewable energy supplier forced Katsurao village facilities to reduce electricity use at the height of winter, a blow to efforts to wean the area off nuclear power.
Historians describe the Nomonhan Incident, a little-known 1939 Japan-Soviet border conflict, as the starting point of World War II.
A mother of two sons recounts the days when she lived with the novel coronavirus.
The Asahi Shimbun aims “to achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls” through its Gender Equality Declaration.
Let’s explore the Japanese capital from the viewpoint of wheelchair users and people with disabilities with Barry Joshua Grisdale.