Sendai’s jazz festival keeps the beat
While the name of the festival includes the word “jazz,” Sakakibara ... in August and December’s Pageant of Starlight — Jozenji has yet to promote itself overseas and remains largely unknown outside Japan. Sakakibara, however, says an English ...
As Rowling’s Pottermore Site Opens, What is the Future for Kid’s Books?
The site also promises “exclusive new content from J.K. Rowling,” reportedly including 18,000 words of background material filling ... t make that much money on the digital format,” said [Starlight Runner president and chief executive Jeff] Gomez.
Japan sympathetic to tearful Toyota head
What the Japanese are riveted by is Toyota president Akio Toyoda ... that Toyoda could be confident he was among allies, even for a moment. “Words cannot express my gratitude,” he said. Associated Press Writer Kelly Olsen contributed to this report.
What Is It?
The tow truck driver said, ‘If you want dependable, buy Japanese.’ That was the second year of being ... Tom Turner took us in another direction with the word “car” for his first answer, selecting a train car: “1. The car I would like to own ...
Powerful ALMA Telescope officially goes online
In other words, all of these dishes ... ALMA will observe starlight at wavelengths invisible to your eye – the long infrared wavelengths of starlight. Space observatories, like the Hubble Space Telescope, orbit high above the blanket of Earth’s ...