Amid deepening crises around the world with nuclear undertones, a research team from the University of Tokyo will hold a digital exhibit in New York to convey the testimonies of atomic bomb survivors on the sidelines of the United Nations Review Conference. on a Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty .
Led by Hidenori Watanabe, a professor of information design at the University of Tokyo graduate school, the researchers hope the project will help visitors understand the extent of the damage caused by World War II. Survivors’ stories have taken on new meaning in recent months, with Russia referring to its nuclear arsenal during its invasion of Ukraine.
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