JAPANESE EMPEROR AKIHITO GREETS 2002 NOBEL PRIZE WINNERS IN TOKYO.
Japanese Emperor Akihito (2nd L) greets 2002 Nobel Prize for chemistry
winning researcher, Koichi Tanaka (front line, 3rd R) and his wife Yuko
(2nd R) during a spring garden party at the Akasaka Palace in Tokyo
April 17, 2003 as 2002 Nobel prize winner, astrophysicist Masatoshi
Koshiba (front line 5th R) and his wife Kyoko (4th R) await to greet
Empress Michiko (L). REUTERS/Toshifumi Kitamura/Pool