China and Japan remain miles apart on uninhabited isles
April 17, 2013At MIT event, diplomats and scholars reinforce high stakes, lack of progress on Asian territorial dispute.
Why are Japanese cartoons a global hit?
January 29, 2013MIT scholar’s new book heralds ‘creative collaboration’ with the masses as the key to anime’s worldwide popularity.
MIT delegation attends Singaporean university’s groundbreaking
November 18, 2011Five-day, three-nation Asian trip includes meetings with Institute friends and collaborators.
Samuels receives the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star
November 7, 2011Japanese government honors political scientist for significant contributions to scholarship and promoting friendly relations.
Said and Done
August 16, 2011Humanities, arts and social sciences digest for July/August 2011.
Said and Done
July 4, 2011Humanities, arts and social sciences digest for June 2011
Japan’s supply chain ripple effects
April 14, 2011MIT researchers assess how the crisis has affected the flow of goods to and from the island nation.
iRobot to the rescue
March 28, 2011CSAIL spinoff sends robotic aid to Japan
The nuclear crisis and Japan’s government
March 17, 2011At MIT forum, experts analyze the country's response to the crisis, and give first-hand account of what it was like in Tokyo as the earthquake hit.
What we know, and don't know, about Japan's reactors
March 16, 2011Panel of MIT nuclear engineers aims for clarity about the state of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.