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Japanese Space Food – “Delicious!” (4'48")

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Techniques for living in space continue to evolve, and astronauts have an expanding menu to choose from. In February 2021, the International Space Station enjoyed chicken-flavored space ramen and fried noodles developed by the Japanese manufacturer that had invented instant cup noodles in the past. We also visit a high school to hear about a 14-year class project to make canned mackerel space food. New types of space food – produced in a nation long known for the sophistication of both its technology and cuisine.

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Tsukudani – Hidden Gem of Japanese Cuisine (4'31")

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Solar Power for Rooftops Everywhere (4'38")

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Cutting-edge Surgical Instruments (4'57")

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Edo Kiriko – Japanese style cut glass (4'32")

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Environmentally-Friendly Bioplastics (4'39")

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Lake Shikotsu Ice Festival – Sculptures of Frozen Blue (4'37")

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Japan’s Most Faithful Dogs - The Akita Inu (4'17")

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Nail Art – Japanese Design with Universal Appeal (4'46")

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Niijima Glass – Bright Future for a Small Island (4'46")

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Taxi: Wheeling for the World’s Best Hospitality (4'22")

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Arita Porcelain: Firing the Furnace in the 400th Year (4'31")

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Illuminations: The Sparkling Jewels of Nighttime (4'03")

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The Vending Machine: High-Tech on the Sidewalk (3'34")

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Contemporary Art Inspires Islands:
Setouchi Triennale
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The “Tachigui” Restaurant:
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Handwashing to Save the World:
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Seeding the Future with Robots:
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Ukai on the Nagara River:
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Tokyo’s First World Cultural Heritage:
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Japan’s Red-crowned Crane - The Kushiro Wetlands (4'27")

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