ESJ 66: Best in Show

This was my first time in Kobe, famous for its beef and cheesecake. Much of the city was rebuilt in the wake of a devastating earthquake that claimed the lives of more than six thousand people in 1995. The city mascot is Kobear (コーベア), a pun almost as clever as the bear is cute. The … Continue reading ESJ 66: Best in Show

Soundscapes, Seoul and Submission

These past couple of weeks have been busy but enjoyable. I’ve made considerable progress with various scientific activities, managed to explore Okinawa a bit more, and left the country, despite nearly not being allowed back in! The science I’ve been continuing my work processing the OKinawa Environmental Observation Network (OKEON) weather station data, and have … Continue reading Soundscapes, Seoul and Submission