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Critical Mass: Hiroshima Bomb and Nazi Uranium, a New Story of WWII Being Told This Week
December 5, 2016 · Be The First To Comment

Yesterday, December 7, 1941 – a date which will live in infamy – the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan. The United States was at peace with that nation and, at the solicitation of Japan, was still in conversation with its Government […]

Sith take over HMNS Samurai exhibit during Jedi tour
June 19, 2015 · Be The First To Comment

  Ever wonder where George Lucas got his ideas for the futuristic costumes in Star Wars? Darth Vader’s intimidating helmet seems the stuff of a sci-fi nightmare, and a hot, glowing light saber seems like a swordfighter’s dream. These costumes remain some of the most iconic in film history, but they were based in reality. Lucas […]

Swords and Shutterbugs: Our Samurai Pixel Party Recap
March 19, 2015 · Be The First To Comment

After-hours at the Museum on March 1, we hosted one of our exclusive Pixel Parties — where we open select exhibits just for photographers (both amateur and professional). For our first event of 2015, we gave photographers access to Samurai: The Way of the Warrior. And here’s a small sampling of what they gave us in […]

Travel to Japan without leaving home at family-friendly World Trekkers on Feb. 15
February 8, 2013 · Be The First To Comment

Editor’s note: Today’s blog comes to us from Jim Matej from the Okinawa Cultural Association of Texas. All cultures are marked by their festivals and celebrations. In Okinawa — Japan’s southernmost prefecture — the Buddhist custom of Obon is celebrated every summer and has given rise to Japan’s most internationally recognized performing art: the Eisa […]



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