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KEBARI - A TRADITIONAL JAPANESE CRAFT THAT SHINES OUT AMONG FISHING TACKLE

KEBARI - A TRADITIONAL JAPANESE CRAFT THAT SHINES OUT AMONG FISHING TACKLE

There is a piece of fishing tackle known as a "kebari” (fishing fly) that is used as artificial bait in fishing, but in Japan it is also viewed as a craft and something that is pleasing to the eye.

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tech & life

ADVANCED BIOMIMETIC TECHNOLOGY IS BEING WIDELY USED IN JAPAN'S INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS

ADVANCED BIOMIMETIC TECHNOLOGY IS BEING WIDELY USED IN JAPAN'S INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS

Japan's industrial products, such as luxury cars, food packaging and high-performance films, are taking advantage of biomimetic technology, which uses the extraordinary structures and functions of living organisms.

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pop culture

ITASHA - SHOWING OFF INDIVIDUALITY

ITASHA - SHOWING OFF INDIVIDUALITY

In Japan you sometimes see cars with characters and logos from anime, manga and games drawn boldly on the bodywork. They originate from the so-called otaku culture (geek culture) and the main motifs used are heroines and beautiful young female characters from anime and games.

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food & travel

From Tsukiji to Toyosu! Japan’s kitchen moves location

From Tsukiji to Toyosu! Japan’s kitchen moves location

With a history spanning more than 80 years and on a scale that made it one of the largest in the world, the Tsukiji Market in Tokyo (known as "Japan's kitchen") closed in October 2018 and relocated its business to Toyosu Market. We would like to introduce you to Toyosu Market which has become a new tourist spot.

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