Unlocking the consumer from captive business models

In recent years, regulations on the activities of digital platform providers have tightened, mainly in the EU. The activities of platform pr ...

Professor Homei Miyashita was introduced on REUTERS, “Tasty TV: Japanese professo ...

A Japanese professor has developed a prototype lickable TV screen that can imitate food flavours, another step towards creating a multi-sens ...

What is necessary to sustain the biodiversity of Satoyama?

We are seeing more trees suffering from disease in recent years. A tree disease called Japanese oak wilt has recently spread in the Tokyo me ...

Dissemination of seismically isolated structures towards building a city to live ...

Japan is a country with frequent earthquakes. Actually, large earthquakes have occurred almost every year in recent years. Although we human ...

Japanese manga is a unique historical record that has captured the lives of the J ...

Manga, anime, and games used to be widely regarded as insignificant subcultures, but in recent years, they have come to be utilized by the g ...

National treasure gold seal is proved to be not counterfeit

Historical materials sometimes cause disputes over whether they are genuine or counterfeit. The King of Na gold seal is one of them and is s ...

The basis of the tax system is to maintain a sense of fairness

Reform and revision of the tax system have always been discussed and implemented in any era. This is done to respond to various changes in s ...

Human beings live with plants: no, human beings are kept alive by plants

Reducing carbon dioxide emissions is now a global issue. In order to solve the problem, it is necessary to do things that can be done artifi ...

A new form of “solitary space” emerged from the COVID-19 pandemic

Owing to the COVID-19 pandemic, the number of “ohitori-sama (one person)” products has increased, and they are attracting attention. However ...