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TLT: For Relaxing Times...

For a month before I left to take on a small chunk of the Tokai Nature Trail, the 1700km collection of trail systems ranging from Tokyo’s Mt.Takao to Osaka, I couldn’t stop thinking of how badly I wanted to be out of this city. 385 more words


Mt. Saihō (西方ヶ岳)

Mt. Saiho is a majestic mountain located on the western shores of Tsuruga Bay in western Fukui Prefecture. The natural forests and panoramic views make for an outstanding day hike for those based in Hokuriku. 940 more words


Fluorescent Chemosensors for Chloride in Water - Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical

A new publication is now available in which we calculated the binding properties of a fluorescent water-soluble chemosensor for halides which is specially sensitive for chloride. 262 more words

Computational Chemistry

Travelling in Japan - Fukui

My friends wanted to see a band that had a gig in Fukui, and I heard there’s a beach there, so we took a little bullet train trip to the middle of nowhere. 99 more words



On Monday I finally got my stitches cut out. It hurt entirely like it did when I got them put in, but after only a couple of hours I could finally walk normally. 361 more words



It’s the first week of work! Honestly, it’s been so long since I’ve had to dress up and wanted to do it. I mean sure, I had to wear  941 more words


The Nickname and Terrible Joke That Followed Me 6500 Miles

I guess I grew up lucky. Charlie-boy, Chas — my nicknames were rarely more exciting. Well, of course, the intelligentsia of my high school sometimes got really clever, transforming my last name from Hayward to… 564 more words