Rugby World Cup 2019

Japan hosts the 2019 Rugby World Cup September 20 – November 2. The final will take place in Yokohama. Hashtag: #RWC2019 Key Links https://www.rugbyworldcup.com https://www.rugbyworldcup.com/qualifying http://www.worldrugby.org/news/245438 http://www.worldrugby.org/news/206713 Headlines Japan is warned of a Rugby World Cup beer shortage how-can-world-rugby-make-the-2019-rugby-world-cup-even-more-exciting http://www.rugbyworldcup.com/news/119391 No plan B for RWC2019 Background The Rugby World Cup is widely acknowledged as the …

Tokyo

Photo: Matthias Ripp, Skyline Tokyo … Headlines The underground cathedral protecting Tokyo from floods – BBC Take one last stroll through Tokyo’s Tsukiji fish market before it closes – Quartz Reference Current Local Time Elsewhere on the Web Sake Tours @saketours Planeta.com Tokyo Japan Japan Links Cities

Japan Links

Japan flag Links related to Japan presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines https://www.cbsnews.com/live/video/20181115032536-bilingual-10-year-old-takuto-kawakani-is-now-a-tour-guide-at-korakuen-garden-in-japan http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-42191096 http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/latenightlive/japanese-election/9062630 http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/snow-canyon-japan http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-09-03/muscle-suits-push-to-get-japans-elderly-working-again/7794490 Suburban ecotours in Japan offer city-goers a stroll off the beaten track course-correction-deserted-golf-greens-into-solar-power-plants new-volcanic-island-off-japan-a-natural-lab-for-life Elsewhere on the Web Japan Ecotourism Society Ecotourism Japan Courant Marin Trip Company David Lee Photography Mt. Fuji Nature School (特定非営利活動法人 アースバウンダー 富士山エコスクール) Peace & Slow Project …

Fukushima

Fukushima Headlines Fukushima Radiation Has Contaminated The Entire Pacific Ocean (And It’s Going To Get Worse) Fukushima’s nuclear signature found in California wine Embedded Tweets Fukushima- the largest release of radiation into the water in the history of the world. https://t.co/Y8PhdQRlcI — Zac Goldsmith (@ZacGoldsmith) October 2, 2016 Wikipedia Fukushima_(city) Fukushima_Daiichi_nuclear_disaster Planeta.com Japan

Ikigai

Buzzwords Ikigai = the reason for which you wake up in the morning Embedded Tweets The Japanese concept of #ikigai boils down the search for meaning in life into four questions. 1) What do you love?2) What are you good at?3) What does the world need from you?4) What can you get paid for? I'm …