Tsukuba, Japan, International Science Technology Exposition, 1985 Photos

The International Science Technology Exposition of 1985 had theme "Dwellings and Surroundings - Science and Technology for Man at Home". It featured robots, hi-definition TV and Japanese culture. This world's fair held in Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan, a planned technology.

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Overview of Expo 85 pavilions with curving pavement. Tsukuba, Japan.Panasonic cone & Fuyo robot pavilions at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Promenade at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Yumeming Plaza seen from Symbol Tower at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.
Overview of Expo 85 pavilions with curving pavement. Tsukuba, Japan.Panasonic cone & Fuyo robot pavilions at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Promenade at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Yumeming Plaza seen from Symbol Tower at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.
Mitsubishi & IBM over European Pavilions at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.IBM Pavilion at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.View from Symbol Tower at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Several national & theme pavilions at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.
Mitsubishi & IBM over European Pavilions at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.IBM Pavilion at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.View from Symbol Tower at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Several national & theme pavilions at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.
Shueisha Pavilion at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Steel exterior structure of pavilion at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Mitsubishi Pavilion at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Mitsubishi Pavilion at night at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.
Shueisha Pavilion at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Steel exterior structure of pavilion at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Mitsubishi Pavilion at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Mitsubishi Pavilion at night at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.
Pavilion at night at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Symbol Tower at sunset at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Light collection system for use as highrise internal illumination at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Giant hydroponic tomato plant at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.
Pavilion at night at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Symbol Tower at sunset at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Light collection system for use as highrise internal illumination at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Giant hydroponic tomato plant at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.
Living wall of plants for air purification at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Sculpture of samurai warrior fighting symbolic dragon at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Fanuc Man robot lifting weights at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Robo Fantasy show of performing robot at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.
Living wall of plants for air purification at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Sculpture of samurai warrior fighting symbolic dragon at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Fanuc Man robot lifting weights at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Robo Fantasy show of performing robot at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.
WHL-11 walking robot at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Robot playing musical organ at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Walking robot crane at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Robot arm drawing a portrait of human at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.
WHL-11 walking robot at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Robot playing musical organ at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Walking robot crane at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Robot arm drawing a portrait of human at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.
Demonstration of hi-definition large-screen TV at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Audience participates with computer terminals during show at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Visitors participate with computer terminals during show at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Technocosmos giant Ferris wheel at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.
Demonstration of hi-definition large-screen TV at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Audience participates with computer terminals during show at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Visitors participate with computer terminals during show at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Technocosmos (85m) giant Ferris wheel at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.
HSST magnetic levitation train at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.HSST magnetic levitation train at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Performance of dancers in Japanese kimonos at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Procession of Japanese performers at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.
HSST magnetic levitation (MAGLEV) train at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.HSST magnetic levitation (MAGLEV) train at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Performance of dancers in Japanese kimonos at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Procession of Japanese performers at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.
Procession carries Japanese float at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Fireworks over lighted fountain at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Fireworks over Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.
Procession carries Japanese float at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Fireworks over lighted fountain at Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.Fireworks over Expo 85. Tsukuba, Japan.

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