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Features, Traditional Japan

Japanese Cherish Sweet Memory of Penny Candies

Japanese Cherish Sweet Memory of Penny Candies

In a small hideout-like store, there are more than 100 kinds of candies. In Japan, you often see children rushing into Dagashiya, a penny candy store, after school. Dagashi, penny […]

Features, Modern Japan

Japanese People Like “Power Spots”

Japanese People Like “Power Spots”

In Japan, there are places that attract attention with their special power. Such places are called power spots because they bring “Goriyaku”, in others words benefit and grace to those […]

Features, Modern Japan

New Possibilities in Sport Prosthetics

New Possibilities in Sport Prosthetics

In the summer of 2012, the Paralympic games were held in London, spotlighting sports for people with special needs. Shunji Yamanaka, a professor of the faculty of Policy Management Keio […]

2011 Earthquake & Tsunami, Features

Japan March 11: Looking Back Two Years After

Japan March 11: Looking Back Two Years After

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Minami-Soma City, Japan – Nothing much has changed after almost two years of sorrow and anger with no hope and […]

Bizarre, Features, Fushigi

Parkour Practitioners in Tokyo

Parkour Practitioners in Tokyo

  (Click on the image above to view the full gallery)   (L to R) Traceurs (Parkour practitioners) Jun “Sullivan” Sato, “Yutaro” and “Zen”. Practicing Parkour in Odaiba, Tokyo, Japan, […]