SDGs NEWS from Japan in English  / Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights on improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs from Japan.
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SDGs NEWS from Japan in English / Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights on improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs from Japan.

産経Podcast(産経新聞社) 48 Episodes
産経Podcast

Our Purpose

Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs.


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https://twitter.com/japan_2_earth

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https://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/

 


Managing Editor
Susan Yoshimura

A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field.


Our Focus Areas

[ Japanese Technologies ]
Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond

[ Earth's Diversity ]
Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters

[ Climate Change ]
Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do

[ Clean Energy ]
Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved

[ Op Ed ]
Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues


Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004

E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.com
Phone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511

 

https://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/
New Partnership Aims to Revive the 'Sea Forest' in Osaka Bay

New Partnership Aims to Revive the 'Sea Forest' in Osaka Bay

Mar 20, 2023 03:29 産経Podcast

Hannan City and Kansai Airports are partnering up to bring back vitality to eelgrass and other CO2-absorbing seaweeds in the 'sea forest' of Osaka Bay.Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/03/2456/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Sustainability in the Spotlight at City-Tech.Tokyo Startup Event

Sustainability in the Spotlight at City-Tech.Tokyo Startup Event

Mar 16, 2023 05:58 産経Podcast

Bringing in innovators and entrepreneurs with diverse technologies from around the world, the Tokyo event aimed to create new models for sustainability.Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/03/2418/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bioplastic That Makes Better Use of Plant Waste Grows in Popularity

Bioplastic That Makes Better Use of Plant Waste Grows in Popularity

Mar 14, 2023 05:07 産経Podcast

A startup developed a new bioplastic made from underutilized components of plant and wood waste, with a carbon footprint smaller than conventional plastic.Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/03/2405/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Could a New Type of Feed Reduce Methane in Cow Burps?

Could a New Type of Feed Reduce Methane in Cow Burps?

Mar 13, 2023 02:46 産経Podcast

A research team is looking for new feed options to reduce methane in cow burps, aiming to curb greenhouse gas emissions in the fight against global warming.Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/02/2390/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

'Tour de Kyushu' Cycling Race To Merge Sport and Sustainability

'Tour de Kyushu' Cycling Race To Merge Sport and Sustainability

Mar 9, 2023 03:53 産経Podcast

International sporting events are increasingly incorporating the SDGs, and the upcoming Tour de Kyushu, planned with sustainability in mind, is no exception.Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/02/2363/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Endangered Gray Whale Bones Unearthed as Students and Researchers Take On Super Science Project

Endangered Gray Whale Bones Unearthed as Students and Researchers Take On Super Science Project

Mar 7, 2023 05:54 産経Podcast

Japanese students learn about the ocean in a project helping university researchers to recover the bones of an endangered gray whale in Chiba that died in 2016.Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/02/2348/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Ritsumeikan Students' New Shrimp Product Is More Than a Convenience Food

Ritsumeikan Students' New Shrimp Product Is More Than a Convenience Food

Mar 6, 2023 04:29 産経Podcast

Students collaborated with two companies to develop a healthy ready-to-eat product made with shrimp and designed to promote conservation of fisheries resources.Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/02/2322/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Extreme Weather: How Supercomputers Prove the Effects of Global Warming

Extreme Weather: How Supercomputers Prove the Effects of Global Warming

Mar 2, 2023 09:45 産経Podcast

Using a supercomputer, Meteorological Research Institute researchers have quantified the role of global warming in heat waves and other extreme weather events.Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/02/2273/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

EDITORIAL | Lessons from Great Kanto Earthquake Call for Stronger Disaster Prevention

EDITORIAL | Lessons from Great Kanto Earthquake Call for Stronger Disaster Prevention

Feb 28, 2023 07:15 産経Podcast

The risk of a complex disaster, as what happened 100 years ago in the Great Kanto Earthquake, is extremely high in Japan today.Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/02/2251/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Decarbonization: Are Magnetic Air Conditioners in Our Future?

Decarbonization: Are Magnetic Air Conditioners in Our Future?

Feb 27, 2023 04:41 産経Podcast

Japanese manufacturers are developing low-carbon technologies like magnetic air conditioners and propane heat pumps that could revolutionize the industry.Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/02/2217/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Ground-Breaking Research to Produce Affordable Caviar With 'Super-Female' Sturgeons

Ground-Breaking Research to Produce Affordable Caviar With 'Super-Female' Sturgeons

Feb 23, 2023 08:43 産経Podcast

A research team at Kinki University has produced 'super-female' sturgeons. Sturgeons have been overfished for caviar and are on the brink of extinction.Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/02/2194/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Sake Brewery in Yamanashi Shifts to Zero-Emission Hydroelectric Power

Sake Brewery in Yamanashi Shifts to Zero-Emission Hydroelectric Power

Feb 21, 2023 03:22 産経Podcast

Yamanashi Meijo, a Japanese sake brewery in Hokuto City has eliminated its CO2 emissions from electricity by switching to the prefecture's hydropower plan.Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/02/2180/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

All-Season Glamping Resort Offers the Allure of the Great Outdoors

All-Season Glamping Resort Offers the Allure of the Great Outdoors

Feb 20, 2023 08:49 産経Podcast

Nestled in the mountains of Nagano, GLAMPROOK Iizuna Kogen offers upscale glamping and is working with the town to reinvent the tourism industry using the SDGs.Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/02/2133/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

The Answer to Eco-Friendly Semiconductors Lies in Your Coffee

The Answer to Eco-Friendly Semiconductors Lies in Your Coffee

Feb 16, 2023 06:49 産経Podcast

Japanese researchers have discovered that a coffee compound boosts the conductivity of organic semiconductors. Could it be time for Japan to make a comeback?Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/01/2118/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Lemons Defy the Cold in Clever

Lemons Defy the Cold in Clever

Feb 14, 2023 03:47 産経Podcast

A fruit grower in Yamagata is now harvesting 'Snow Country lemons' grown in a unique and highly efficient greenhouse without agricultural chemicals.Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/01/2069/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Japan's First Surgical Robot: Technological Innovation in the World of Medicine

Japan's First Surgical Robot: Technological Innovation in the World of Medicine

Feb 7, 2023 09:39 産経Podcast

Japan is one of the world's leading producers of industrial robots, but its surgical robot development lagged until the introduction of Medicaroid's hinotori.Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/01/2034/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

The Disappearing Japanese Hare in the Year of the Rabbit

The Disappearing Japanese Hare in the Year of the Rabbit

Feb 6, 2023 05:07 産経Podcast

The Japanese hare is vanishing from green spaces in communities, sending a warning signal that we need to rethink how to coexist in harmony with nature. Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/01/2012/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Typhoon-Proof Wind Power Supports Access to Energy in Developing Countries

Typhoon-Proof Wind Power Supports Access to Energy in Developing Countries

Feb 2, 2023 05:57 産経Podcast

Challenergy's bladeless wind power technology has advantages over conventional turbines, including operating even in typhoons, making it ideal for islands.Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/01/1995/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Decarbonization is the Message from Leading Japanese Manufacturers at CES

Decarbonization is the Message from Leading Japanese Manufacturers at CES

Jan 31, 2023 04:18 産経Podcast

Promoting decarbonization and enhanced car safety was the focus of exhibits by Japanese manufacturers like Panasonic and Sharp at the recent CES trade show. Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/01/1976/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

GX: Nuclear Power To Play a Key Role in New Green Transformation Roadmap

GX: Nuclear Power To Play a Key Role in New Green Transformation Roadmap

Jan 30, 2023 04:34 産経Podcast

Major shifts in industrial and energy policy are part of a new 10-year roadmap to realize GX, including extended operation of existing nuclear power plants.Article URLhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/2023/01/1956/ Our Purpose Japan 2 Earth delivers stories and insights that highlight contributions by Japanese communities and companies to improving the global environment and achieving the SDGs. Twitterhttps://twitter.com/japan_2_earth WEBhttps://featured.japan-forward.com/japan2earth/   Managing EditorSusan Yoshimura A US citizen based in Asia for over 20 years, Susan has a postgraduate degree in Environmental Education. She is a former environmental activist and media relations coordinator at Greenpeace Japan and research programme assistant at United Nations University, Tokyo. She has 15+ years experience in Japanese-to-English translation and editing in the environmental management field. Our Focus Areas [ Japanese Technologies ]Showcasing innovative technologies, from recycling and waste to transportation and beyond [ Earth's Diversity ]Drawing attention to biodiversity, and efforts to protect our oceans, skies, forests and waters [ Climate Change ]Delivering information on impacts, mitigation, adaptation and what we can do [ Clean Energy ]Exploring options, from renewables and clean coal to nuclear-to-hydrogen and biomass, along with the constraints, byproducts and trade-offs involved [ Op Ed ]Bringing you leading ideas, dialogue and hot debate, from all sides of the issues Tokyo Sankei Bldg., Otemachi 1-7-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0004 E-mail:    japan2earth@japan-forward.comPhone:    +81-(0)3-3275-8511See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

英語で雑談!Kevin’s English Room Podcast

英語で雑談!Kevin’s English Room Podcast

Tiktok/YouTube で活動中のKevin’s English Room のケビンと山ちゃん(英語勉強中)が英語で雑談するチャンネル。ほとんど英語なので、スピードラーニング的な感じで、ナチュラルな英会話に耳を慣らすのに役立てればと思って始めました! 【番組お便りの送り先】 →Kevin's English RoomのインスタのDMへ https://instagram.com/kevinsenroom ※メッセージの1行目に「Podcast宛」もしくは「Podcast Plus宛」とお書きください! ※Podcast Plus宛とは:通常の「Kevin's English Room Podcast」のスピンオフ番組で「Kevin's English Room Podcast PLUS」という番組をAmazon Musicのみで配信しています。PLUS版ではより英語に関する質問を答えています。PLUS版で読んでほしいDMには1行目に「Podcast Plus宛」とお書きください。 Tiktok:@kevinthepepperoni ・ YouTube: Kevin's English Room/掛山ケビ志郎 ・ Instagram:@kevinsenroom ・ Twitter:@kevinsenroom

戦後史開封~1945年以降の日本の歴史/真実に迫る (日本現代史)

戦後史開封~1945年以降の日本の歴史/真実に迫る (日本現代史)

■LISTENで聴く・文字起こしを読むhttps://listen.style/p/podcast-17?yjSclYoe ■産経Podcast オススメの歴史番組 ・『歴史の真相~本当はこうだった』:学校の教科書には決して載っていない、歴史の暗部。歴史上の転換点や人物について、史実を掘り起こしていきます。・『戦後史開封』:戦後の日本の歴史を織りなす様々な出来事を再取材し、知られざるエピソードを発掘します。・『宮本雅史が語る 特攻隊と女性たちの戦後』:元特攻隊員や遺族、残された妻への取材を20年以上続けている宮本編集委員が、自らの口で語ります。 政治、経済、事件、スポーツ、文化、そして風俗・・・。戦後の歴史の中から、印象深い出来事を再取材して、知られざるエピソード、報道されていなかった面に新たな光を当て、戦後を振り返ります。   【原作】「戦後史開封」(「戦後史開封」取材班 /産経新聞社・刊)【番組制作】産経新聞社   番組のフォローと高評価をお願いします!Apple Podcastでは皆様のレビューも募集しています。  ■番組SNSでは最新情報をお届け・Twitter ・Facebook  ■産経Podcast 公式ウェブサイト・https://sankeipodcast.com/ ■産経iD 公式ウェブサイト・https://id.sankei.jp/※会員登録(無料)することで、会員限定のPodcastコンテンツを聴くことができます。 ■産経Podcastとは新聞紙面では伝えきれない情報を、産経新聞社の精鋭記者陣が厳選。インタビュー、ドキュメンタリー、歴史、エンタメなど、15タイトル以上のオリジナル音声コンテンツをお楽しみください。         

London Tech Talk

London Tech Talk

Ken Wagatsuma & Yosuke Asai です。最新の技術ネタや海外転職、イギリスでの現地生活について喋ります。 https://listen.style/p/london-tech-talk?m8XPBRrT

近藤淳也のアンノウンラジオ

近藤淳也のアンノウンラジオ

株式会社はてな創業者であり現在もITの第一線で働く近藤淳也が、京都の宿UNKNOWN KYOTOにやって来る「好きなことを仕事にしている人」を深堀りすることで、世の中の多様な仕事やキャリア、生き方・働き方を「リアルな実例」として紐解いていきます。 . 【ホスト:近藤淳也】 株式会社OND代表取締役社長、株式会社はてな取締役、UNKNOWN KYOTO支配人、NPO法人滋賀一周トレイル代表理事、トレイルランナー。 2001年に「はてなブログ」「はてなブックマーク」などを運営する株式会社はてなを創業、2011年にマザーズにて上場。その後2017年に株式会社ONDを設立し、現在もITの第一線で働く。 株式会社OND: https://ond-inc.com/ . 【UNKNOWN KYOTO】 築100年を超える元遊郭建築を改装し、仕事もできて暮らせる宿に。コワーキングやオフィスを併設することで、宿泊として来られる方と京都を拠点に働く方が交わる場所になっています。 1泊の観光目的の利用だけではなく、中長期滞在される方にも好評いただいています。 web: https://unknown.kyoto/ . こちらから本文を読んだりコメントが書けます! https://listen.style/p/unknownradio

小林希「島を歩く」

小林希「島を歩く」

島国の日本には、北海道、本州、四国、九州を含めて6852の島があります。それぞれに歴史があり、景色の移ろいも違います。 旅作家の小林希(のぞみ)さんが産経新聞に連載中の「島を歩く 日本を見る」は、小林さんが実際に島の土地を踏みしめながら、国の表情や陰影を浮き上がらせています。この番組では、小林さん本人のナレーションでお届けします。 【語り手】小林希:旅作家/フォトグラファー/離島アドバイザー 2011年から世界放浪の旅をはじめ、2014年に作家デビュー。旅先での体験を綴り、文庫本や単行本、フォトブックなどを出版。主なテーマは『旅』『島』『猫』。自分の足で歩いて取材しています。   番組のフォローと高評価をお願いします!Apple Podcastでは皆様のレビューも募集しています。 ■産経Podcast オススメのエンタメ番組 ・『シネマプレビュ-』:映画館で公開中/公開直前の作品から、産経新聞文化部、映画担当の編集委員がピックアップした「プレビュー」をお届け ■番組SNSでは最新情報をお届け・Twitter ・Facebook  ■産経Podcast 公式ウェブサイト・https://sankeipodcast.com/ ■産経iD 公式ウェブサイト・https://id.sankei.jp/※会員登録(無料)することで、会員限定のPodcastコンテンツを聴くことができます。 ■産経Podcastとは新聞紙面では伝えきれない情報を、産経新聞社の精鋭記者陣が厳選。インタビュー、ドキュメンタリー、歴史、エンタメなど、15タイトル以上のオリジナル音声コンテンツをお楽しみください。       

今日は何の日?~過去からもらう今日を生きるヒント

今日は何の日?~過去からもらう今日を生きるヒント

■この番組は昭和、平成、令和の今日に起きた様々な出来事や由来を振り返ります。中には、現在まで続く催し物も。スピーチに挿入する小ネタや、雑談トークの題材に、短い時間で知識をインプット。しばし過去に思いを馳せてはいかがでしょう。番組のフォローと高評価をお願いします!Apple Podcastでは皆様のレビューも募集しています。産経新聞社のアンケートフォームもご利用いただけます。→ 産経Podcast 番組へのアンケートフォーム ■産経Podcast オススメの歴史番組 ・『神田蘭さんの5分で恋する日本史列伝』:人気「講談師」神田蘭が語る、日本史に名を残す偉人列伝。偉人たちのあんな話やあっちの話も、情感豊かにユーモラスに語ります。・『歴史の真相~本当はこうだった』:学校の教科書には決して載っていない、歴史の暗部。歴史上の転換点や人物について、史実を掘り起こしていきます。・『戦後史開封』:戦後の日本の歴史を織りなす様々な出来事を再取材し、知られざるエピソードを発掘します。・『宮本雅史が語る 特攻隊と女性たちの戦後』:元特攻隊員や遺族、残された妻への取材を20年以上続けている宮本編集委員が、自らの口で語ります。  ■番組SNSでは最新情報をお届け・Twitter ・Facebook  ■産経Podcast 公式ウェブサイト・https://sankeipodcast.com/ ■産経iD 公式ウェブサイト・https://id.sankei.jp/※会員登録(無料)することで、会員限定のPodcastコンテンツを聴くことができます。 ■産経Podcastとは新聞紙面では伝えきれない情報を、産経新聞社の精鋭記者陣が厳選。インタビュー、ドキュメンタリー、歴史、エンタメなど、15タイトル以上のオリジナル音声コンテンツをお楽しみください。 ■LISTENで聴くにはhttps://listen.style/p/kyouha?NeKU6T5K