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Daddy’s takin’ us to the zoo

We’re goin’ to the zoo, zoo, zoo How about you, you, you? You can come too, too, too We’re goin’ to the zoo, zoo, zoo. “Going to the Zoo” Peter, Paul & Mary   November 14th is Saitama Prefecture Citizens … Continue reading

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Mujina and Mami – the Myth and the Mammals

On the Akasaka Road, in Tokyo, there is a slope called Kii-no-kuni-zaka,—which means the Slope of the Province of Kii. I do not know why it is called the Slope of the Province of Kii. On one side of this … Continue reading

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Union of the Snake

  Japan is home to several types of venomous snakes.  Most of these – sea snakes (umihebi) and coral snakes, both of which belong to the same family as cobras – are restricted to the sub-tropical Ryukyu island system and … Continue reading

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