The Japanese archipelago has been occupied by humans for at least 38,000 years but Japan underwent rapid transformations only in the last 3,000 years, first from foraging to wet-rice farming, and then to a technologically advanced imperial state.
“Soft refreshing rain……Much needed….Looks good…..Smells good….Sounds soothing…”
“When looking for a particular species of caterpillar, it is important to know which food plant it prefers”
“This time, walking down the track to the beach we both noticed that the stone appears to be carefully placed facing out to sea, and wondered was it a marker stone for boats coming into the Bay?”
“People may be surprised by the extent of services covered by this Consultation and I would urge as many as possible to respond to it, as this could really be the end for anything other than central control in Scotland.” Alison Evison COSLA
“It is important that the voters of Orkney see a prospectus from every intended councillor for the next 4 years in office.”
“We watched a – recorded – telly programme which was part of a series about Reggae music. This one, ‘Reggae Fever: David Rodigan’ was mainly about…David Rodigan.”
Released in 1958, The Trollenberg Terror is a British sci fi horror movie.
“I am hopeful that this is a step in the right direction and proper consultation with employees and affected communities can begin.” Rhoda Grant MSP
“We look straight across to Gairsay, once the home of Viking Sweyn Asleifsson from where he headed out, rampaging. “