1. Enoura Observatory: Stepping Stones

    “Once the world was steeped in mystery, but now with our access to knowledge about so many things, we need to seek out n…

  2. Obituary: Yamazaki Masakazu

    Renowned playwright, critic and philosopher Yamaza…

  3. “Insects: Models for Design”

    An exhibition at 21_21 Design Sight in Tokyo draws…

  4. Reiwa: The New Age of “Beautiful Harmony” 

    In this auspicious month of early spring, the weat…

  5. Shinkokinshu: An Anthology for Our Time

    Most Japanese newspapers carry a weekly column of …

  6. Anime Industry Hits Income Milestone

  7. Professor Yamazaki Awarded Order of Culture

  8. Underneath the Spreading Linden Tree: Haiku in Romania

  9. Reading the Seasons

  10. The Link Is the Thing