Master sushi chefs in Japan spend years honing their skills in making rice, selecting and slicing fish, and other techniques. Expert chefs even form the sushi pieces in a different way than a novice does, resulting in a cohesive bite that doesn’t feel all mushed together. Show More Summary
After the 2011 earthquake and tsunami, decentralized power systems are quietly growing With the rise of more and better ways of harvesting energy from renewable sources—not to mention a battery revolution—it should come as no surprise that more and more people are turning to technology to go off-grid. Show More Summary
Lausanne, Switzerland, September 20, 2017 – China defeated Fiji in straight-sets as the Japan 2018 FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship - AVC Qualification Tournament begun at Baluan Sholak Sports Palace in Almaty on Wednesday...
Japan's many summer fireworks festivals have inspired enthusiasts who specialize in photographing hanabi (literally "flower-fires"), and Keisuke is emerging as an Instagram favorite thanks to works like these. (more…)
Excluding console ports, the last new Virtual-On game was released by Sega in 2003. After 14 years we have word of a brand new one coming to Japan for PlayStation 4 and PS Vita on February 15, 2018. Announced during Sony's pre-TGS PlayStation...Show More Summary
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Deserved or not, Japan has long had a reputation for its weird vending machines. What do Japanese people think about vending machines in other countries? Deserved or not, Japan has long had a reputation for being the home of weird and wacky vending machines. Show More Summary
TOKYO, Sept 20 (Reuters) - Japan's Kimiko Date has no immediate plans to turn to tennis coaching but is keen to contribute in some other way to the sport she quit last month, the 46-year-old said.
South Korea plays down President’s threat, Japan largely overlooks it, North Korea yet to respond
Nintendo handhelds have long been home to Picross, a pictoral number puzzler particularly popular in Japan. Today, a new version of the game was announced for Nintendo Switch - and it's called Picross S. Picross S will be available to download from the Switch eShop from next Thursday, 28th September. There's no UK price yet, but it'll cost $8/€8 elsewhere. Read more…
- coming from Bandai’s Candy Division - due out Dec. 18th in Japan - features four types of ‘Boy or Girl Figure and Gear Set’ and four types of ‘Gear and Display Base Set’ - priced at ¥486 ($4.36) each - all figures are interchangeable with the gear - more than 1,000 combinations possible - figure sizes are approximately 60mm×40mm
Check out the official site here (thanks Rance!) Arc System Works has announced Kunio-kun: The World Classics Collection for Switch, set to launch in Japan in 2018. The title features 11 classic titles in the series, and 4 Western games...Show More Summary
Vans are well known in the game for their interesting collaborations, and their high attention to detail. Vans Japan have really pushed the boat... The post Vans Taiwan are Releasing an Intricately Embroidered Slip On appeared first on The Idle Man.
The U.S. has seen no need to shoot down North Korean missiles test-fired in Japan's direction, but a future missile launch that threatens U.S. or Japanese territory will "elicit a different response from us," Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Monday.
Nakhon Pathom, Thailand, September 19, 2017 - Head coaches from Korea, DPR Korea, Iran, Vietnam and Thailand attended the General Technical Meeting of the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship Japan 2018 Asian Qualifiers Pool B tournament on Tuesday. Show More Summary
TOKYO (Reuters) - Shire Plc and Shionogi & Co Ltd said a drug to treat ADHD in adults had met its main goal in a late-stage trial in Japan, bringing it one step closer to approval in the world's third-biggest market for ADHD treatme...
Almaty, Kazakhstan, September 19, 2017 – Coaches of Australia, China, Fiji, Chinese Taipei and hosts Kazakhstan shared their comments in a press conference ahead of the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship Japan 2018 Asia Qualifiers at the Baluan Sholak Sports Palace Press Center on Tuesday.
Asian stock markets were little changed on Wednesday as investors took to the sidelines ahead of the Federal Reserve's announcement of the result of its meeting. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei … Click to Continue »
So consider the amount of standard daily doses of opioids consumed in Japan. And then double it. And then double it again. And then double it again. And then double it again. And then double it a fifth time. That would make Japan No. 2 in the world, behind the United States. That is from […] The post Japan (America) fact of the day appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.