JAPAN

Koshu Wine

To the north of Mount Fuji is Yamanashi prefecture, famous for a military general named Takeda Shingen and its fruit production of table grapes, peaches, plums, cherries, persimmons, apples, apricots, and so on. This area is also the cradle of…

The Potential of Drone

Making a continuous noise like a bee, the aircraft flies up. It can not only hover, but also go up and down and move forward, backward, right and left. This is a drone, a kind of aircraft without a pilot…

Drone School

“Slowly move it to the left.” Following the voice of the instructor, the student turns the drone smoothly to the left. The area where the pair is operating the drone is large enough for it freely fly around. This is the Tokyo branch of Drone School…

HLAB

“We aim to create an opportunity for the participating high school and university students to become each others’ role models and take time to reflect and rethink their values”, Hidetaka Kawada, a first year studying at Keio University in the Faculty of Law,…

Japanese Women’s Happiness: Is it not Marriage anymore?

Do Japanese people not want to get married? A decreasing birthrate and aging population are few of the reasons why people tend to marry later or do not get married at all. This is now a serious social problem in Japan. According to “Population Projection for Japan”: 2011(National Institute of Population and Social Security Research), nine out of ten young Japanese…