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Happy Birthday to You

Tonight, a birthday party will be held in our laboratory. We prepared a birthday cake, and we will sing "Happy birthday to you&qu...
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Jul 31, 2015 12:20 English diary essay
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Roller Coaster Trivia

I like to ride roller coasters. When roller coasters fall, you can feel a unique floating sense. This feeling is called air-time, w...
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Jul 30, 2015 10:47 English essay
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The Japanese Tongue Twister "Sumomomomomomomomonouchi"

Today, I will introduce two Japanese tongue twisters. The first one is "sumomo mo momo mo momo nouchi." In Japan, "m...
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Jul 29, 2015 11:09 Japanese essay
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A(la) 440 Hz

Today, I learned about a frequency of babies cry. The frequency is always 440 Hz, which is the music node A (also called la). Surpr...
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Jul 28, 2015 11:06 English essay
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The Meaning of "失笑"

Today, I'd like to introduce the word "失笑," which is misunderstood by many Japanese people. Although the true meaning of...
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Jul 27, 2015 13:17 English essay
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Cycling around the Setting of "Summer Wars"

Since it was fine morning, I rode my bicycle to a foot of a nearby mountain. Although the cycling was a very short trip, I was able to...
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Jul 26, 2015 16:49 English diary
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Beat the Skyward Sword

Today, I played "The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword" after a long interval, and eventually finished it. The game was diffic...
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Jul 25, 2015 22:20 English diary
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The Meaning of "まめ"

Today, I'd like to introduce a Japanese word "まめ." If this word was written in kanji, such as "豆," it would me...
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Jul 24, 2015 14:28 English essay
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Interesting Researches about Super Mario.

Today, I learned about two interesting researches about Super Mario. One is related to Super Mario 64, and the other is related to Sup...
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Jul 23, 2015 13:15 English essay
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Juice's Label

Japanese people call various beverages "juice(ジュース)." For example, apple drink, orange soda, isotonic drink, etc., all of th...
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Jul 22, 2015 13:52 English essay
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Car License Plate in Japan

In Japan, one character of hiragana is used on every car license plate. However, only four characters, 「お」,「し」,「ん」 and 「へ」 don't b...
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Jul 21, 2015 18:22 English essay
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My First Work on 3D Printer

Today, I finished making works on 3D printer. I had wanted to create something like a shelf, but I failed. Instead, I created cell ...
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Jul 20, 2015 21:56 English diary
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Launch a 3D printer

Today, I set up and started a 3D printer. It took about an hour to set it up. And now, 3D printing is being executed. I chose a ...
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Jul 19, 2015 18:35 English diary
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Thieves Prefer Rainy and Windy Days

Recently in Japan, there are many rainy and windy days by the approach of typhoon. We have to be careful about not only the rain and w...
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Jul 18, 2015 22:33 English essay
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An Hair Growing Speed

Do you know a growing speed of your hair? It is around an average of 10.8 um(micrometer). This speed is similar to a relative speed...
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Jul 17, 2015 16:20 English essay
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Bought a 3D Printer

Yesterday, a super discount sale was held on Amazon. My target was a MacBook Pro, and it was sold at 50% off in limited 100 units. ...
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Jul 16, 2015 17:22 English diary
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Amazon Prime Day

Today is Amazon's prime day, and various goods are being discounted. I checked them, and I decided to buy some goods, such as a Ch...
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Jul 15, 2015 16:12 English diary
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A Risk of Water Flasks

As summer approaches, we will need to receive hydration frequently. At such a time, a water flask is useful because of its portability...
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Jul 14, 2015 14:15 English essay
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Penalties for Drunk Driving in the World

Today, I learned various penalties for drunk driving in the world. In some countries, there are horrible punishment. For example, i...
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Jul 13, 2015 15:23 English essay
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Our Voices on Cell Phone

Have you misunderstood someone's voice on your cell phone? Actually, it's a natural thing. The voice which you have heard i...
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Jul 12, 2015 13:39 English essay