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Starry-eyed and lost to the forests of Yakushima - The Japan Times



Starry-eyed and lost to the forests of Yakushima  The Japan Times

Flying fish and dolphins accompany us to Yakushima, skipping at the bows of our ferry in synchrony before disappearing into the ship's wake. Despite a strong ...

Rescuers help hundreds of climbers stranded by heavy rains on Yakushima Island - The Japan Times



Rescuers help hundreds of climbers stranded by heavy rains on Yakushima Island  The Japan Times

At least 314 people stranded by heavy rains manage to descend a mountain on Yakushima Island in Kagoshima Prefecture after they were forced the spend the ...

SDF, police rescue all 314 stranded on Yakushima:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun



SDF, police rescue all 314 stranded on Yakushima:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

YAKUSHIMA, Kagoshima Prefecture--More than 300 people who were stranded overnight due to torrential rain and landslides on Yakushima island were all led ...

Yakushima guide details how team effort got 300 hikers to safety:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun



Yakushima guide details how team effort got 300 hikers to safety:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

YAKUSHIMA, Kagoshima Prefecture--Even as local guides played a pivotal role in getting stranded hikers on Yakushima island down a mountainous area to ...

Fukuoka Pref. zoo gives its carnivores a taste of the wild with 'carcass feeding' initiative - Th...



Fukuoka Pref. zoo gives its carnivores a taste of the wild with 'carcass feeding' initiative  The Mainichi

OMUTA, Fukuoka -- A scheme at a zoo to feed predatory animals such as lions and tigers the corpses of deer, wild boar and other animals exterminated t.

The pristine Japanese island that tourists haven't ruined - The Telegraph



The pristine Japanese island that tourists haven't ruined  The Telegraph

On our fourth day in Japan, we find exactly what we've been looking for. My two children and I are standing on a rock at the top of a forest track 3,400ft above sea ...

How to explore Japan’s countryside, from Yakushima to Karuizawa - Evening Standard



How to explore Japan’s countryside, from Yakushima to Karuizawa  Evening Standard

You don't have to spend long scrolling through your Instagram feed to notice that EVERYONE seems to be going to Japan right now. A huge rise in tourism, ...

A Guide to the Otherworldly Island of Yakushima - New York Times



A Guide to the Otherworldly Island of Yakushima  New York Times

Where to stay, eat, and explore on the remote subtropical island off Japan's southern coast.

Fukuoka exhibit features images shot only under light of the moon:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun



Fukuoka exhibit features images shot only under light of the moon:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

FUKUOKA--Images taken around the world by a Japanese photographer who used only the moonlight to cap.

1st hatch of baby green sea turtles found on Japan's main island:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun



1st hatch of baby green sea turtles found on Japan's main island:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

HAMAMATSU, Shizuoka Prefecture--Baby green sea turtles were hatched on beaches here, the first such confirmation on Japan's main island, far to the north of ...

Silicon Carbide Market Outlook -Industry Growth Factors, Market Revenue and More - Stock Market P...



Silicon Carbide Market Outlook -Industry Growth Factors, Market Revenue and More  Stock Market Pioneer

AMR(Ample Market Research) recentely published new most professional market research study report on Silicon Carbide (SIC). This market analysis study has ...

Green Silicon Carbide Powder Market Size Trends Global Industry Analysis, Top Manufacturers, Shar...



Green Silicon Carbide Powder Market Size Trends Global Industry Analysis, Top Manufacturers, Share, Growth, Statistics, Opportunities & Forecast to 2025  Daily News Collectors

The Green Silicon Carbide Powder Market Report provides key strategies followed by leading Green Silicon Carbide Powder industry manufactures and ...

Torrential downpours continue to lash Kyushu - The Japan Times



Torrential downpours continue to lash Kyushu  The Japan Times

Heavy rain continued to lash Kyushu on Monday after stranding more than 300 people on a mountain on Yakushima island over the weekend.

The Fairytale Forests of Yakushima - Atlas Obscura



The Fairytale Forests of Yakushima  Atlas Obscura

Yakushima is an almost perfectly round island 37 miles south off the southernmost point of the Japanese island of Kyushu. Its remote and isolated setting is ...

Silicon Carbide (CAS 409-21-2) Market Growth of CAGR with Focusing Key players like Saint-Gobain,...



Silicon Carbide (CAS 409-21-2) Market Growth of CAGR with Focusing Key players like Saint-Gobain, Ningxia Tianjing, Lanzhou Heqiao, Tianzhu Yutong, Cumi Murugappa, Elsid SA, Xinjiang Longhai, Sublime, etc  Market Segment

The global Silicon Carbide (CAS 409-21-2) market is comprehensively and Insightful information in the report, taking into consideration various factors such as ...

Yakushima: The Island of Princess Mononoke and 1000-Year-Old Cedars - KN Aviation



Yakushima: The Island of Princess Mononoke and 1000-Year-Old Cedars  KN Aviation

If you are (or even if you are not) a nature lover, Yakushima just off the cost of mainland Kyushu in Japan is a must-visit. Read this guide to learn more.

Yakushima, Japan: an island of natural wonders - The Guardian



Yakushima, Japan: an island of natural wonders  The Guardian

Revered by the Japanese for its hiking, hot springs and cedar trees, Yakushima also provided the inspiration for Studio Ghibli's anime hit Princess Mononoke.

Yakushima, one of the most beautiful places imaginable - Stripes Okinawa



Yakushima, one of the most beautiful places imaginable  Stripes Okinawa

I watched the many peaks of Yakushima expand in stop motion as our Jetfoil powered towards the island. The high-speed ferry is the quickest and most ...

Public donations for World Heritage site gambled away:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun



Public donations for World Heritage site gambled away:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

YAKUSHIMA, Kagoshima Prefecture--At least 29 million yen ($262,158) in donations collected for preserving the natural environment at a World Heritage site ...

Japan’s former empress Michiko has breast cancer surgery - South China Morning Post



Japan’s former empress Michiko has breast cancer surgery  South China Morning Post

Japan's former empress Michiko “safely” underwent surgery on Sunday after the 84-year-old was diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer, the Imperial ...

A Real-Life Enchanted Forest - New York Times



A Real-Life Enchanted Forest  New York Times

Finding echoes of Japan's ancient past, and of the woodlands of Hayao Miyazaki's animated masterpiece “Princess Mononoke,” deep among the trees of ...

Japan’s top 6 pristine island escapes - South China Morning Post



Japan’s top 6 pristine island escapes  South China Morning Post

From snorkelling off Taketomi to hiking on Yakushima, visiting's volcanic Aogashima or lounging beachside on Ishigaki.

SIC Powder Market Demand & SWOT Analysis By 2025: Key Players Saint-Gobain, Ningxia Tianjing, Lan...



SIC Powder Market Demand & SWOT Analysis By 2025: Key Players Saint-Gobain, Ningxia Tianjing, Lanzhou Heqiao, Tianzhu Yutong, Cumi Murugappa, Elsid, Washington Mills  NewsStoner

A new Profession Intelligence Report released by Stats and Reports with the title Global SIC Powder Market “can grow into the most important market in the ...

Two hikers die on Yakushima mountain - The Japan Times



Two hikers die on Yakushima mountain  The Japan Times

Two hikers in their 60s were found dead Monday on a mountain on the island of Yakushima in Kagoshima Prefecture, police said. They were identified as ...

Watch your step, the turtles are hatching on Yakushima - The Japan Times



Watch your step, the turtles are hatching on Yakushima  The Japan Times

Yakushima island's loggerhead turtles are a huge tourist draw, but volunteer conservationist groups are feeling the nightly strain of protecting vulnerable ...

A hike up to Jomon Sugi, a 7200 year old tree on Japan’s Yakushima Island - Times of India



A hike up to Jomon Sugi, a 7200 year old tree on Japan’s Yakushima Island  Times of India

Touted as Japan's oldest tree and also one of the oldest trees in the world, Jomon Sugi is beautiful, mystical and unbelievable. Unbelievable because it is nearly ...

5 things to do in Greenland before the ice sheet melts - South China Morning Post



5 things to do in Greenland before the ice sheet melts  South China Morning Post

Trump may not be able to buy Greenland, but the arctic island is still facing a far graver threat – so pay a visit before it's too late.

‘Historic’ Typhoon Faxai already wreaking havoc on Japan ahead of RWC - South China Morning Post



‘Historic’ Typhoon Faxai already wreaking havoc on Japan ahead of RWC  South China Morning Post

Australian team forced to postpone arrival in Tokyo as meteorologists warn the effects from powerful typhoon Faxai could last for days.

Mt. Shindake erupts in Yakushima, Kagoshima Pref. Japan I #AsiaNewsNetwork - Eleven Myanmar



Mt. Shindake erupts in Yakushima, Kagoshima Pref. Japan I #AsiaNewsNetwork  Eleven Myanmar

The volcano last erupted on Dec. 18 last year. The agency said there is no danger to residential areas. The Volcanic Alert Level has been set at Level 3, ...

Global Silicon Carbide Market 2019 Saint-Gobain, Ningxia Tianjing, Lanzhou Heqiao, Tianzhu Yutong...



Global Silicon Carbide Market 2019 Saint-Gobain, Ningxia Tianjing, Lanzhou Heqiao, Tianzhu Yutong, Cumi Murugappa  Market News Report

Market Research Store has rolled out its latest report on “Silicon Carbide Market” that computes industry growth trend via former data and judges future ...

Global Silicon Carbide (SIC) Market 2019 Business Players - Saint-Gobain, Ningxia Tianjing, Lanzh...



Global Silicon Carbide (SIC) Market 2019 Business Players - Saint-Gobain, Ningxia Tianjing, Lanzhou Heqiao  Top News Herald

Global Silicon Carbide Market 2019 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2024 has been prepared based on an in-depth market ...

Red sea turtles around Yakushima in southern Japan likely prey to Chinese poachers: NPO - The Mai...



Red sea turtles around Yakushima in southern Japan likely prey to Chinese poachers: NPO  The Mainichi

KAGOSHIMA -- As many as 128 dead sea turtles collected from a group of smugglers in China's Zhejiang province included at least two red sea turtles wi.

Review: Japan Air Commuter Dash 8 Q400 from Kagoshima to Yakushima - KN Aviation



Review: Japan Air Commuter Dash 8 Q400 from Kagoshima to Yakushima  KN Aviation

Japan Air Commuter is a regional airline based at Kagoshima airport. Read this review to see what it's like to fly on its Dash 8 Q400.

SIC Powder Market 2019 | Worldwide Opportunities, Driving Forces, Future Potential 2024: Saint-Go...



SIC Powder Market 2019 | Worldwide Opportunities, Driving Forces, Future Potential 2024: Saint-Gobain, Ningxia Tianjing, Lanzhou Heqiao, Tianzhu Yutong  Tribune City

SIC Powder Market In-depth Analysis 2019-2025. The report include a thorough study of the global SIC Powder Market. It has successfully pointed out the key ...

Trip Preview: From Sapporo in the North to Okinawa in the South - KN Aviation



Trip Preview: From Sapporo in the North to Okinawa in the South  KN Aviation

In July 2018, I did two domestic trips around Japan - one to Sapporo and Okinawa and one to Yakushima. Here's a brief overview of the trip.

Legendary Giant Tree of Yakushima - KCET



Legendary Giant Tree of Yakushima  KCET

In ancient times, Japan was once covered with trees. Traces of this primordial forest still remain in the deep, untouched woods of Yakushima Island,...

Global Silicon Carbide Abrasives Market – Size, Share, Growth, Status, Trends & Supply Demand For...



Global Silicon Carbide Abrasives Market – Size, Share, Growth, Status, Trends & Supply Demand Forecast to 2024  OnYourDesks

Silicon Carbide Abrasives Market offers fundamental industry overview representing market trends, company profiles, growth drivers, market scope and Silicon ...

Strong Winds From Typhoon Soulik Lash Yakushima Island - Herald Sun



Strong Winds From Typhoon Soulik Lash Yakushima Island  Herald Sun

Winds from Typhoon Soulik swept through the southern Japanese island of Yakushima on the evening of August 21. This foot... Related Videos ...

Shimane: Japan's 'buried forests' slept underground for 4000 years - The Phnom Penh Post



Shimane: Japan's 'buried forests' slept underground for 4000 years  The Phnom Penh Post

About 40 “buried forests” have so far been discovered in Japan, forests that were buried in the ground due to such factors as volcanic eruptions.

Learning to Unplug With Apple’s Jony Ive and Hermès Artistic Director Pierre-Alexis Dumas - Vogue



Learning to Unplug With Apple’s Jony Ive and Hermès Artistic Director Pierre-Alexis Dumas  Vogue

Into the wild with the Series 4 Hermès Apple Watch.

Street View hikes Endor-like Yakushima Island in Japan - CNET



Street View hikes Endor-like Yakushima Island in Japan  CNET

The island, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is home to towering cedars that are thousands of years old. Google has captured views of the forest in winter.

WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA Release Documentary Showing the Creative Process Behind New EP “YAKUSHIMA TR...



WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA Release Documentary Showing the Creative Process Behind New EP “YAKUSHIMA TREASURE”  ARAMA! JAPAN

Music group WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA has simultaneously released a new digital 6-track EP entitled YAKUSHIMA TREASURE and a 7-part documentary ...

New species of minute moss beetle discovered in Japan's Ogasawara Islands - The Mainichi



New species of minute moss beetle discovered in Japan's Ogasawara Islands  The Mainichi

TOKYO -- A new species of tiny moss beetle has been confirmed in Japan's Ogasawara Islands, a UNESCO World Natural Heritage site in the Pacific Ocean,

Volcano erupts in southern Japan - Channel NewsAsia



Volcano erupts in southern Japan  Channel NewsAsia

A video grab from the Japan Meteorological Agency's live camera image shows an eruption of Kuchinoerabu Island in Yakushima town, Kagoshima prefecture, ...

Amazing cruises around Asia | Travel - The Times



Amazing cruises around Asia | Travel  The Times

Mekong River on a new ship Journey down the Mekong River on Uniworld's Mekong Jewel, which debuts on January 3, 2020. The ship, made with eco-friendly ...

Postcards from Japan: Hiking on Yakushima island - euronews



Postcards from Japan: Hiking on Yakushima island  euronews

This week in Postcards we visit Yakushima island off the southernmost tip of mainland Japan.

How To Go Wild In Japan - esquire.com



How To Go Wild In Japan  esquire.com

With the 2020 Olympics just around the corner, there's never been a better time to visit Tokyo. But with a little imagination, your trip to the land of the rising sun ...

Endangered sea turtles will have to go it alone as NGO disbands:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun



Endangered sea turtles will have to go it alone as NGO disbands:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

YAKUSHIMA, Kagoshima Prefecture--One recent summer night, just to remain standing was an ordeal on N.

Shiratani Unsuikyo Ravine – Yakushima, Japan - Atlas Obscura



Shiratani Unsuikyo Ravine – Yakushima, Japan  Atlas Obscura

Discover Shiratani Unsuikyo Ravine in Yakushima, Japan: The magical, mossy forest that inspired Princess Mononoke.

10 Places In Japan Studio Ghibli Fans Should Visit | TheTravel - TheTravel



10 Places In Japan Studio Ghibli Fans Should Visit | TheTravel  TheTravel

This is our surefire catalog of 10 Studio Ghibli themed spots in Japan that will bring Miyazaki's movies to life.

All 14 monkeys escape from zoo in Okinawa - The Mainichi



All 14 monkeys escape from zoo in Okinawa  The Mainichi

Fourteen Yakushima macaques were found to have escaped from their enclosure at Okinawa Zoo & Museum in the city of Okinawa on June 27, zoo officials s.

Yakushima, Japan's fertile fantasy island - The National



Yakushima, Japan's fertile fantasy island  The National

Trek through Yakushima's ancient rainforests, a Unesco Natural World Heritage Site that inspired one of Japan's most famous anime.

The Doctor Prescribing a Walk in the Woods - OZY



The Doctor Prescribing a Walk in the Woods  OZY

Dr. Qing Li spent a formative week camping with friends in 1988. They went to the Yakushima forest in southern Japan, which brought him back to the poplar ...

New plant species discovered on Yakushima - Phys.Org



New plant species discovered on Yakushima  Phys.Org

Suetsugu Kenji, a Project Associate Professor at the Kobe University Graduate School of Science, has discovered a new species of plant on the subtropical ...

Volcano erupts on Japanese island - Honolulu Star-Advertiser



Volcano erupts on Japanese island  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Kuchinoerabujima Island. Volcanic smoke reached a height of more than 1,640 feet above the crater and pyroclastic flows extended almost 1 mille when Mount ...

Monkeys at Japan zoo greet cold winter with annual bonfire - Kyodo News Plus



Monkeys at Japan zoo greet cold winter with annual bonfire  Kyodo News Plus

Monkeys at a zoo in Japan keep warm in the cold winter with an annual bonfire, topped with roasted sweet potatoes as treats.

Yakushima pics to hit Google Street View - The Japan Times



Yakushima pics to hit Google Street View  The Japan Times

Panoramic shots taken from mountain trails on Yakushima Island, a World Natural Heritage site, will be available online via Google Inc.'s Street View servi.

Scientist Says Pollution From China Is Killing a Japanese Island’s Trees - New York Times



Scientist Says Pollution From China Is Killing a Japanese Island’s Trees  New York Times

Osamu Nagafuchi has warned for years that a die-off among pine trees on Yakushima island is caused by pollution from China. Now he is being taken more ...

Scuba diving in Japan: Beneath the sea, a paradise of color and life - The Japan Times



Scuba diving in Japan: Beneath the sea, a paradise of color and life  The Japan Times

A carpet of sand stretches into the distance below me. As clear and still as the water, the light seems muted, creating a peaceful, subdued scene. Surround.

Yoron Island: Scenic beaches blessed with Okinawa views and Kagoshima culture - Japan Today



Yoron Island: Scenic beaches blessed with Okinawa views and Kagoshima culture  Japan Today

Clownfish swim about as your glass-bottom boat zips over Yoron's pristine waters out to the “disappearing beach.” Ahhhh, heaven. Secluded sandbars accent ...

Apple and Hermès reveal how their ultra-connected design could help us unplug - Wallpaper*



Apple and Hermès reveal how their ultra-connected design could help us unplug  Wallpaper*

Apple chief design officer Jony Ive and Hermès' artistic director Pierre-Alexis Dumas discuss Apple Watch Hermès Series 4 and its connection to nature.

A natural paradise of Japan - Bangkok Post



A natural paradise of Japan  Bangkok Post

Covering approximately 9187km² and spanning 600km from north to south (from the mainland to Yoronijima Island), Kagoshima is the 10th-largest of all 47 ...

10 Real Life Anime Locations You Need To Visit In Japan - TheTravel



10 Real Life Anime Locations You Need To Visit In Japan  TheTravel

Anime-based excursions are growing in popularity in Japan, and here are 10 must-visit real-world places seen in your favorite anime!

Visit the Real Princess Mononoke Forest - Kotaku



Visit the Real Princess Mononoke Forest  Kotaku

Lush green. Magnificent cedars. Moss-covered rocks. The setting looks like something out of the acclaimed 1997 anime Princess Mononoke. Turns out, it is.

Sawanobori | Why Climbing Waterfalls is Sacred in Japan - VICE



Sawanobori | Why Climbing Waterfalls is Sacred in Japan  VICE

This article originally appeared on VICE US. If mid-nineties pop music taught us anything, it's that chasing waterfalls is a bad idea. Be it in the form of TLC's wise ...

Offices adding greenery as part of work-style reform - Kyodo News Plus



Offices adding greenery as part of work-style reform  Kyodo News Plus

An increasing number of offices are adding greenery to their environments, finding it a good way to reduce stress among employees and enhance their ...

Explore the enchanting ancient forests of Yakushima, Japan's eco-paradise - CNN International



Explore the enchanting ancient forests of Yakushima, Japan's eco-paradise  CNN International

Fans of anime master Hayao Miyazaki may remember the mystical, moss-covered forest that serves as the setting for much of "Princess Mononoke", his epic ...

Volcano erupts on Kyushu isle, pyroclastic flows extend 1.5 km:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun



Volcano erupts on Kyushu isle, pyroclastic flows extend 1.5 km:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

Mount Shindake erupted on Kuchinoerabujima island in southern Japan on Jan. 17, rattling buildings a.

All 14 monkeys that escaped from Okinawa zoo recaptured - The Mainichi



All 14 monkeys that escaped from Okinawa zoo recaptured  The Mainichi

OKINAWA -- All 14 monkeys that escaped from a zoo here on June 27 have been recaptured, zoo officials said.

Volcano explodes off Kyushu, forcing small island to evacuate - The Japan Times



Volcano explodes off Kyushu, forcing small island to evacuate  The Japan Times

Mount Shindake explodes without warning off Kagoshima, forcing residents of Kuchinoerabu Island to flee for safety from its pyroclastic flow.

Scientists Say Japanese Monkeys Are Having 'Sexual Interactions' With Deer - NPR



Scientists Say Japanese Monkeys Are Having 'Sexual Interactions' With Deer  NPR

Adolescent female monkeys in Japan have repeatedly engaged in sexual behaviors with sika deer, for reasons that are not yet clear, according to researchers ...

shigeru ban builds paper tube tree hut on yakushima island - Designboom



shigeru ban builds paper tube tree hut on yakushima island  Designboom

nestled in the trees of the national park of yakushima island in japan sits this mountain lodge designed by japanese architect shigeru ban. the structure was ...

Islands Apart: Three Ancient Woodland “Castaways” - Nippon.com



Islands Apart: Three Ancient Woodland “Castaways”  Nippon.com

Japan's far-flung islands are home to an impressive number of kyoju, or old-growth trees. Like the famed Jōmon Sugi on Yakushima, these sentinels of the forest ...

International Weather Headlines: India heat, Japan rain, big dry across Australia / NZ (+3 maps) ...



International Weather Headlines: India heat, Japan rain, big dry across Australia / NZ (+3 maps)  WeatherWatch.co.nz

High temperatures are coming for India, more heavy rain for Japan and a huge high pressure system for Australia and NZ means a lot of dry weather in the week ...

Japan weather forecast map: Which areas are affected by torrential rain? Flood risks grow - Expre...



Japan weather forecast map: Which areas are affected by torrential rain? Flood risks grow  Express.co.uk

JAPAN has ordered the evacuation of more than one million people after the country braces for rainfall, flooding and landslides threaten lives.

The 14 Most Beautiful Islands of Japan - Travel+Leisure



The 14 Most Beautiful Islands of Japan  Travel+Leisure

Japan is revered for many things: Buddhist temples, breathtaking Geishas, bustling metropolises, and the freshest, most far-out fish markets. But it also has ...

Own a Japanese island for the price of a Tokyo apartment - Financial Times



Own a Japanese island for the price of a Tokyo apartment  Financial Times

For those fancying seclusion, the dream is achievable in Japan's archipelago.

Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano (Ryukyu Islands, Japan) activity update: Strong explosion and pyroclast...



Kuchinoerabu-jima volcano (Ryukyu Islands, Japan) activity update: Strong explosion and pyroclastic flow  VolcanoDiscovery

Following renewed unrest and a minor eruption beginning last August, earlier today a more significant explosion occurred, sending ash to 20,000ft (6km) and ...

Hailing the benefits of raising a stink - The Japan Times



Hailing the benefits of raising a stink  The Japan Times

In the 1980s, when I was living in northern Nagano Prefecture and hiking the mountains with members of the local Hunters Association, I was always making a.

Stressed out? Bathing in the woods is just what the doctor ordered - The Japan Times



Stressed out? Bathing in the woods is just what the doctor ordered  The Japan Times

If you go down to the woods today — and you should — leave your smartphone behind. Find a spot by a bamboo grove or take shade under a camphor tree and ...

Hayao Miyazaki's films provide inspiration for You Say Party music video - The Japan Times



Hayao Miyazaki's films provide inspiration for You Say Party music video  The Japan Times

You Say Party has a knack for getting pop culture references into its music videos. Past works have given visual nods to both "Twin Peaks" and "Little Red.

10 Facts about Princess Mononoke only Japanese Fans Will Know - Screen Rant



10 Facts about Princess Mononoke only Japanese Fans Will Know  Screen Rant

Princess Mononoke is considered by many to be Hayao Miyazaki's finest work. It's a complex film, meaning there are plenty of things fans miss.

Dozens injured as 'very strong' Typhoon Trami makes landfall in Wakayama - The Japan Times



Dozens injured as 'very strong' Typhoon Trami makes landfall in Wakayama  The Japan Times

A powerful typhoon battered mainland Japan on Sunday after injuring dozens in the nation's southern islands. Weather officials warned that fierce winds and.

'The Year Book of the Contemporary Society' celebrates the Japanese buzzwords that will lead us i...



'The Year Book of the Contemporary Society' celebrates the Japanese buzzwords that will lead us into the new year  The Japan Times

What's that word, the one for when you like a person but are too shy to say so? Or how about the one you use when you visit Tokyo Disney? Well, one book has ...

Seafood, stargazing and surf on a Cambodian island less travelled - South China Morning Post



Seafood, stargazing and surf on a Cambodian island less travelled  South China Morning Post

Koh Rong Samloem is remote enough for all but the adventurous traveller; and it's not alone – learn about five other Asian island idylls, from forested Yakushima ...

Volcano erupts 30000 feet into sky in Japan - Washington Post



Volcano erupts 30000 feet into sky in Japan  Washington Post

A volcano erupted Friday morning on the small Japanese island Kuchinoerabu, sending billowing clouds of black smoke nearly 30,000 feet into the sky and ...

Chinese poachers threatening turtle numbers off Japan, says group - South China Morning Post



Chinese poachers threatening turtle numbers off Japan, says group  South China Morning Post

A Japanese conservation group has accused Chinese poachers of being behind the sharp decline in the number of sea turtles coming ashore to lay their eggs ...

Alert level raised for tiny volcanic isle in southern Japan - Phys.Org



Alert level raised for tiny volcanic isle in southern Japan  Phys.Org

Japan raised alert levels on a small southern volcanic island on Wednesday, urging its 105 residents to prepare for an evacuation amid growing risks of an ...

Yosi Horikawa explores Yakushima's sounds in new documentary - The Japan Times



Yosi Horikawa explores Yakushima's sounds in new documentary  The Japan Times

As Tokyo gears up to host this year's Red Bull Music Academy, one of the event's Japanese alumni is keeping himself busy. In April, 2011 RBMA grad Yosi Hor.

Research reveals globe-trotting history of sika deer - Phys.Org



Research reveals globe-trotting history of sika deer  Phys.Org

On first glance, Yakushima Island in Japan and Dorchester County, Maryland, wouldn't appear to have a lot in common, but a closer ecological look reveals one ...

Japan's Ancient Giants: The Onset of Early Summer - Nippon.com



Japan's Ancient Giants: The Onset of Early Summer  Nippon.com

The Jōmon Sugi on Yakushima is Japan's best-known giant of the forest. Around the country, however, there are numerous famous old-growth trees of varying ...

4 Places to Visit in Japan Before Everyone Else Does - TIME



4 Places to Visit in Japan Before Everyone Else Does  TIME

Here's where to escape the crowds in Japan by hitting the stunning countryside.

Digital nomads turn to 'transformative travel' to find themselves - AsiaOne



Digital nomads turn to 'transformative travel' to find themselves  AsiaOne

David Casey was in his early 20s, a *fresh* University of California, Berkeley, graduate, when he first encountered the gift economy through the phenomenally ...

Japan gripped by heat wave, mercury tops 39 C in Hokkaido town - Kyodo News Plus



Japan gripped by heat wave, mercury tops 39 C in Hokkaido town  Kyodo News Plus

Unseasonably hot conditions gripped wide areas of Japan on Sunday, with the mercury topping 39 C in a town on the northern main island of Hokkaido, ...

Akusekijima, Where Masked Gods Run Wild - Nippon.com



Akusekijima, Where Masked Gods Run Wild  Nippon.com

Akusekijima is part of the Tokara island chain lying midway between Yakushima and Amami Ōshima south of Kyūshū. Sparkling like a diamond in the rough, ...

Wasps, cockroaches and crickets are pollinators too - Phys.Org



Wasps, cockroaches and crickets are pollinators too  Phys.Org

Wasps, cockroaches and crickets are widely disliked, but for a certain species of plant on the Japanese island of Yakushima they play a vital role. While studying ...

Forest bathing: The Japanese roots of the latest wellness therapy - The Independent



Forest bathing: The Japanese roots of the latest wellness therapy  The Independent

I was standing in a press of people, shuffling along at the pace of a just-wakened sloth. Around me was bamboo, several storeys high and greenish blue – a ...

Japan's Forests: From Lumber Source to Beloved Resource - Nippon.com



Japan's Forests: From Lumber Source to Beloved Resource  Nippon.com

The threat of a burgeoning forestry industry posed to destroy even such places as Shirakami-Sanchi and Yakushima—both later to become World Heritage ...

Ryukyu Islands, Japan Photo Travel Guide: Okinawa, Iriomote, Yakushima - Bloomberg



Ryukyu Islands, Japan Photo Travel Guide: Okinawa, Iriomote, Yakushima  Bloomberg

April's twin earthquakes in the Kyushu region may not have directly affected Japan's Ryukyu Islands, but the tourism industry still feels the aftershocks.

Japan's monkeys wash their potatoes and ride deer like horses - ResearchGate



Japan's monkeys wash their potatoes and ride deer like horses  ResearchGate

Primatologists want the public to know more about Japanese macaques, so they're writing a book to show off the monkeys' sometimes quirky behavior.