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At the 2009 Sapporo Snow Festival, the JGN2plus research and education network was used to distribute live television and data feeds in HD format between the Festival studio and six broadcasting stations nationwide, as well as to home digital TVs, via the Panasonic Center in Tokyo.
The capital city of Hokkaido, it is known for its ski resorts and world-famous Sapporo Snow Festival, an annual event showcasing breathtaking snow and ice sculptures.
Summary: Giant ice sculptures have drawn in thousands of visitors at the opening of the Sapporo Snow Festival.
Organizers said displays in the 53rd Sapporo Snow Festival, which will run through Monday, opened simultaneously at three festival sites -- Odori Park, Makomanai and Susukino.
3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Nitto Tire, a leading producer of high performance tires has once again partnered with All Nippon Airways (ANA) to bring another fascinatingdocumentary to both international and domestic passengers, called "SNOW DREAM - ROOTS OF SAPPORO SNOW FESTIVAL.
Snow Dream - Roots of Sapporo Snow Festival" takes a historical and entertaining look at one of the most beloved and popular winter festivals in Japan, the Sapporo Snow Festival.
Preparations for the 53rd Sapporo Snow Festival on Feb.
6-12, the Sapporo Snow Festival attracts more than 2 million people every year, boasting hundreds of snow statues and ice sculptures (http://www.
The three boys, all in elementary school, played around a large slide made of snow at Makomanai site, one of the venues of the 52nd Sapporo Snow Festival.
Moritz and the Glacier Express, the queen of resorts and the Alps' most famous rail excursion; or, a winter extravaganza, the Sapporo Snow Festival in Sapporo, Japan.
Organizers said displays in the 52nd Sapporo Snow Festival, which will run through Feb.