2014

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Earth Camp 2014 "Art as a Catalyst of Change in the City".要申込

The artistic director of Ars Electronica Linz, Mr. Gerfried Stocker, will speak about how art has been influencing the concept of the city and how it can act as a catalyst for the city of the future.
Date: 18:30-20:30, November 22, 2014
Venue: 1F Symbol Zone, National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan)

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Science Agora 2014要申込

Science Agora is the unique scientific festival to build the relationships among science and society through hundreds of programs such as scientific experiments for kids, discussions with cutting edge scientists, and public comments for scientific issues.
Date: Friday, November 7th to Sunday November 9th, 2014
Venue: Miraikan, Tokyo Academic Park, TIRI, and other neighborhood

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DIGITAL CONTENT EXPO 2014

Digital content has flourished alongside advancements in computer technology. In addition to furthering progress in the game and anime industries, advances in digital content have provided new avenues for artistic expression and given birth to new culture. Furthermore, related technologies such as computer graphics and virtual technology have not just helped to further the growth of the digital content industry, but have also been utilized in a wide-range of fields such as medicine and biotech.
Dates: October23, Thursday - 26, Sunday,2014
Venue: Special Exhibition Zone, the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan)

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Mid-autumn full moon; Moon-viewing at Miraikan! 2014 "Night Museum for Adults"

The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan) will hold the "Night Museum for Adults," the main event of "Mid-autumn full moon; Moon-viewing at Miraikan!," on September 5 (Fri) and 6 (Sat). For these two days, opening hours are extended to allow plenty of time to admire the moon and the earth.
Date: September 5 (Fri) 2014, 17:00-21:00/ September 6 (Sat) 2014, 17:00-20:00
Venue: Symbol Zone on the 1st floor, Special Exhibition "Toilet!? - Human Waste & Earth's Future," permanent exhibition space on the 3rd and 5th floors, Dome Theater on the 6th floor

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Mid-autumn full moon; Moon-viewing at Miraikan! 2014 [Event during regular opening hours]

From September 1 (Mon) to 8 (Mon) (excluding September 2), during the regular opening hours of the museum (10:00-17:00), we offer an occasion where visitors can learn more about moon viewing.

Date: September 1 (Mon) - 8 (Mon), 2014, 10:00-17:00 (excluding September 2)

Venue: Permanent exhibition floors of Miraikan

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Exploring the Southern Cross sky through state-of-the-art telescopes - learn about the universe from Australian astronomers -要申込

We will invite Australian astronomers, Prof. Brian Schmidt and Prof. Brian Boyle to talk about the present and future of observational astronomy.
Dates: 14:30-16:00, 26th Saturday, April 2014
Venue: MiraiCAN Hall, 7F, National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan), Tokyo, Japan

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Public viewing of the "RICOH & Java™ Developer Challenge Plus 2013" final selection meeting.

Applications for participation in the public viewing are now being accepted.
Dates: January 21 (Tue), 2014.[12:30 to 17:00]
Venue: MIRAICAN Hall, 7F, the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan).

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Scientist Talk "... To Be Continued, in the Real World..." (An event accompanying the 12th Exhibition in the Media Lab "The Studio - Extend Your Real World"

We have invited Professor Takeshi Naemura to give a "Scientist Talk" on Monday, January 13 (a public holiday), the final day of the Media Lab "The Studio - Extend Your Real World."
Date: January 13 (Mon), 2014.
Venue: The Science Work Shop, 3F, the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan)

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Experiment Stall - Electromagnetism Course (2013)

The Experiment Stall is an experiment classroom organized by volunteers to allow visitors to enjoy a wide variety of experiments. The experiments have also been designed by volunteers. Please feel free to participate - no advance reservations are necessary.
Dates: January 12 (Sun), 2014.[11:00 to 16:20 ]
Venue: Science Work Shop, 3F, the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan).

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Scientist Talk: "A Close Look at the Spirit of Cooperation through Comparison of Humans, Chimpanzees, and Bonobos" (an event marking the 1st Anniversary of the permanent exhibition "Stories of One, Everyone, and You").

Humans are a cooperative animal. This exhibition sheds light on the inherent cooperative nature of humans through comparison with chimpanzees and bonobos.
Date: January 11 (Sat), 2014. 15:00 -16:00
Venue: Science Work Shop, 3F, the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan).

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New Year Event: Try Your Hand at Karuta, Sugoroku, and Monozukuri

Learn more about Japan's monozukuri treasures while playing with giant karuta and sugoroku sets. You will also be able to enjoy hands-on monozukuri workshops tutored by professional craftspeople.
Dates: January 2 (Thu) to January 5 (Sun), 2014.
Venue: Special Exhibition Zone a of the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan)

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