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Japanese-Designed Public Restrooms in the Shape of Fish, Crabs, Tree Stumps

Japanese-Designed Public Restrooms in the Shape of Fish, Crabs, Tree Stumps

Flickr user and photographer Okinawa Soba (Rob) has been documenting the obscure designs of public restroom facilities on the Japanese island of Okinawa for the last six years. Rob has lived on the
My Grandiose Quest To Play (And Love) FIFA's Most Underappreciated Teams

My Grandiose Quest To Play (And Love) FIFA's Most Underappreciated Teams

Soccer connects people on a global scale, but when you play FIFA, it’s easy to only use your favorite teams. As a Mexican from Chicago, my allegiances lie with Liga MX and MLS, respectively, with some
My Grandiose Quest To Play (And Love) FIFA's Most Underappreciated Teams

My Grandiose Quest To Play (And Love) FIFA's Most Underappreciated Teams

Soccer connects people on a global scale, but when you play FIFA, it’s easy to only use your favorite teams. As a Mexican from Chicago, my allegiances lie with Liga MX and MLS, respectively, with some

Rare Rides: 1985 Toyota Tercel 4WD Wagon in As-new Condition

Time for the third entry into the sub-class of vehicles from the 1980s that I call Tall Import Wagons. The first was a light blue Nissan Stanza, known as “Multi” up north in Canada. Then, a similarly

Japan Wants To Increase Acceptance of Technology That Could Help Fill the Gap in the Nursing Workforce

With Japan's ageing society facing a predicted shortfall of 370,000 caregivers by 2025, the government wants to increase community acceptance of technology that could help fill the gap in the nursing
Japan just launched the smallest rocket to carry a satellite into space

Japan just launched the smallest rocket to carry a satellite into space

Bigger isn't always better, at least not when it comes to breaking records. Over the weekend, Japan launched a miniature satellite by way of a modified SS-520 sounding rocket. It's the smallest rocket
UK stocks tumble as concerns grow over febrile global markets

UK stocks tumble as concerns grow over febrile global markets

FTSE 100 slumps 2.6% to 7,141 to wipe all gains on year’s trading but New York recovers late onShares in London plunged for a sixth day and by the largest amount since the Brexit vote as concerns grew
Japan’s Women’s Hockey Team Wants to Be Known for Wins, Not Smiles

Japan’s Women’s Hockey Team Wants to Be Known for Wins, Not Smiles

Japan's women's hockey team earned the nickname Smile Japan before the last Olympics, but the players would rather be known for their success.

Trilobites: Toads Eat Beetles. Sometimes, Beetles Make Them Regret Their Meal Choice.

When toads swallow bombardier beetles, the beetles produce a poison that prompts some of the toads to vomit them up still alive, researchers found.
After Giving Up Her Royal Status for Love, Japan’s Princess Mako Postpones Her Wedding

After Giving Up Her Royal Status for Love, Japan’s Princess Mako Postpones Her Wedding

The couple attributed the delay to immaturity and needing more time to plan
Japan's Princess Mako postpones wedding until 2020

Japan's Princess Mako postpones wedding until 2020

Emperor’s granddaughter says the couple wishes to think about marriage more deeply and have more time to prepare The wedding of Japan’s Princess Mako will be postponed for two years because of
Amanohashidate Station.

Amanohashidate Station.

Amanohashidate Station. Monju, Kyoto Prefecture. By Jim Sheppard | Instagram Read more...
As Far As PC Case Mods Go, This Sure Is Unusual

As Far As PC Case Mods Go, This Sure Is Unusual

If you are going to make a PC case mod, why not use a hot water dispenser? That’s exactly what this school teacher did. Read more...

24 Hours In Tokyo

I waited my whole adult life for my first trip to Japan. Ever since watching grainy 240p equivalent videos of a man called Taniguchi drifting a red Silvia for a Yokohama promotional video, which had
CG? Japanese TV News Doesn't Need CG

CG? Japanese TV News Doesn't Need CG

While the stereotype might be that Japan is hi-tech, some of its biggest news broadcasters use low-tech dioramas and models to explain current events. Read more...
Two Affordable, Design-Friendly Moxy Hotels Open in Japan: Tokyo and Osaka welcome the rapidly expanding Marriott brand

Two Affordable, Design-Friendly Moxy Hotels Open in Japan: Tokyo and Osaka welcome the rapidly expanding Marriott brand

You wake at 3AM. You don't want to go back to sleep. You're in Japan—now is not the time to stay in bed. You rise, dress and head to the elevator. It's glass and offers a view of Osaka. You feel a bit

Meet Japan’s Princess Mako, the Royal Postponing Her Engagement

Get to know Japan's Princess Mako, who postponed her engagement to commoner Kei Komuro—once they wed she'll be forced to give up her royal status.
How to Travel Around Japan with Moxy

How to Travel Around Japan with Moxy

The Moxy Hotels are redefining traditional hospitality concepts on what it means to travel in Tokyo and Osaka.
The Beginner’s Guide to the Japanese Art of Furoshiki

The Beginner’s Guide to the Japanese Art of Furoshiki

Who needs a crummy plastic bag when you can carry just about anything with an attractive piece of cloth? Enter the art of Furoshiki, or the traditional Japanese wrapping cloth that’s been used to
What are the Greatest Things We Just Learned about Japan?

What are the Greatest Things We Just Learned about Japan?

Why is Japan's adult adoption rate so high? Why don't American car dealerships succeed in the country? And why did Colonel Sanders put a curse on a beloved Japanese baseball team? Plus, Will and Mango