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Wonderful visions of night Tokyo from a modern Japanese master

Normal text sizeLarger text sizeVery large text size Book critics Cameron Woodhead and Fiona Capp have turned their eyes to new fiction and non-fiction. Here are their reviews. Fiction selection of the week Credit: All lovers at nightMieko Kawakami, Chopper, $ 32.99 Fuyuko is a 34-year-old moth who leads an isolated life. Without a partner, …

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Betelgeuse’s ‘Great Dimming’ had an unlikely observer: a Japanese meteorological satellite

Astronomers have a new way to study stars: using meteorological satellites orbiting the Earth. This is the conclusion of a new document that presents new data from a Japanese meteorological satellite that just happened to observe a red giant star. Betelgeuse during periods of unexplained twilight. Random observations could be a new tool for astronomers …

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