Mar
15

Gold Driver’s License Japan

Today I got Gold Drivers License. I think if you don’t do any traffic violation in 5 years you are eligible for a Gold license. The card looks like a normal driving license and instead of green or blue stripe in the middle it has a gold color strip. In Japan, a gold license is …

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Mar
15

2011 Sendai Earthquake and Tsunami

I think this was an event that will change Japan for ever. I on 7th or 11th floor of computer department in Hokkaido University presenting a conference paper that I plan to present at an upcoming conference. Suddenly the building started to shake really violently. I stopped the presentation and was about to rush out …

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