Topic: Japan

On This Pearl Harbor Anniversary, Our Relationship with Japan is Changing Again

Dec. 8, 2014
On This Pearl Harbor Anniversary, Our Relationship with Japan is Changing Again

Seventy-three years ago on December 7 marked the beginning of a new era in world history.

After what President Franklin Roosevelt called a "dastardly attack" on our naval fleet at Pearl Harbor, the United States went to war with Japan.

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Quilts offer help for healing

Sept. 9, 2011
Quilts offer help for healing

The Reflections on 9/11 Quilt Collection at the Briscoe Center for American History features artistic messages of hope, sympathy, love and peace.

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A decade of discovery

June 21, 2011
A decade of discovery

The Texas Advanced Computing Center marks 10 years of helping scientists explore phenomenon too large, small or expensive to investigate in the lab.

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Experts Available to Discuss Japanese Earthquake and Tsunami

March 11, 2011

University experts are available to talk on today's earthquake in Japan, the tsunami affecting the Pacific region, and safety issues related to construction and nuclear engineering in Japan.

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Texas Astronomer Wins Japanese Physics Prize

Oct. 28, 2010

Astronomer Eiichiro Komatsu of The University of Texas at Austin has been awarded the 25th annual Nishinomiya-Yukawa Memorial Prize for physics.

Eiichiro Komatsu
Eiichiro Komatsu is director of the Texas Cosmology Center.
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