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Tsukuba Science City as its name implies is a center of research in Japan. This city of approximately 150,000 residents hosts many of Japan's national laboratories and research institutes. Private companies have also located their research facilities to ths city about 50 kilometers northeast of Tokyo. Tsuchiura is on the eastern border of Tsukuba.