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Record Shopping in Japan

This is not going to be an exhaustive post. It’s certainly not a definitive guide to how to buy records in Japan. There are other sites with better overviews of the many record stores that operate in Japan. 1,508 more words


Life After College - Entry #1

Well.. this week was my last week of university. I’m not quite sure yet what I have to show for it. Certainly not a degree yet–I get that in a few months at the ceremony if I’ve passed the classes. 379 more words


Do Something Different

I have always pondered why mountain climbers, especially the ones who have regular jobs, climb such high mountains. What is their motivation—besides being interested in the sport—that they will risk their lives for it? 386 more words

Exploring The World

Count down to JETting off: 5 days to go!

Emotional day saying goodbye to my mum, three sisters and my brother. I don’t live with the rest of my family, just me and my dad, so I probably don’t see them as often as I should but it was awesome getting to see them one last time before I go. 120 more words

Japan Wants to Stage a Robot Olympics Alongside the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo

Link to article.

Would these robots competing in the 2014 RoboCup German Open tournament even qualify for the robot olympics?

It’s fun to follow the Olympics, but something is missing. 166 more words