From Nights, 8:40 pm on 22 April 2015

Palmerston North raised journalist Motoko Kakubayashi resides in Tokyo and works for the Japanese Science and Technology Agency, pop. 126,434,964 (est. 2014). Caring concerns for a growing number of grandparents with dementia, the growing celebrity of Princess Kako, and worries about the mass death of dolphins on Japan's east coast.