Science News 2014(English)

How is it affecting Japan? Adaptation to global warming

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Running Time : 5minutes

Japanese edition has been published in Sept 5, 2014


Anomalous weather phenomena such as sudden torrential rains and typhoons are seen to be more prevalent around the globe. They are considered to be caused by global warming.
How is global warming changing Japan? What countermeasures could be taken? How might w than previously forecast.


Nobuo Mimura(President, Ibaraki University),
Keiko Takahashi(Director-General, the Center for Earth Information Science and Technology, the Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology)