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Videos From the Prime Minister’s Office of Japan

The following videos are from the Prime Minister’s Office of Japan as part of the Japan to the World series of videos.


 

 

This video is a glimps of charms and strengths of Japan, including pop culture, advanced technology, investment opportunities and tourist attractions. (Published on Nov 7, 2013)


 

 

This video shows the work of Japanese Professor Komaki who introduced “Proton Therapy” at a university medical center in the US to help patients overcome cancer. (Published on Jul 23, 2014)


 

 

This video features Kanako Daigo, a Japanese astronaut training instructor. While her training covers advanced skills and expertise for responding to emergencies, she emphasizes the importance of trust. Her efforts have been highly assessed by the astronauts, and in 2012 she received NASA’s Silver Snoopy Award, presented to those who make major contributions to human space flight. (Published on Sep 17, 2015)


 

 

Below is the entire playlist.

The benefits of a bilingual brain – Mia Nacamulli (TED Video)


 

It’s obvious that knowing more than one language can make certain things easier — like traveling or watching movies without subtitles. But are there other advantages to having a bilingual (or multilingual) brain? Mia Nacamulli details the three types of bilingual brains and shows how knowing more than one language keeps your brain healthy, complex and actively engaged.

View full lesson @TED

Lesson by Mia Nacamulli, animation by TED-Ed.

Originally published to YouTube on Jun 23, 2015

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