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Death notes: Traditional rituals associated with curses persist in 21st-century Japan - The Japan...



Death notes: Traditional rituals associated with curses persist in 21st-century Japan  The Japan Times

It's a scorching summer afternoon with temperatures crawling toward 37 degrees Celsius. Kadota Inari Shrine is empty except for a chorus of screeching cica.

Experience the breathtaking beauty of hanging wisterias at Ashikaga Flower Park - Japan Today



Experience the breathtaking beauty of hanging wisterias at Ashikaga Flower Park  Japan Today

Every year in late April, visitors from all over the world congregate at the Ashikaga Flower Park in Tochigi Prefecture to experience the wondrous sight of ...

Hyogo: Rebellion brought retribution to Arioka Castle - The Japan News



Hyogo: Rebellion brought retribution to Arioka Castle  The Japan News

ITAMI, Hyogo — In October 1578, as the legendary warlord Oda Nobunaga was accelerating moves to unify Japan, he received news of a rebellion by one of his ...

K-1 Krush Fight Night 105 Results - Combat Press



K-1 Krush Fight Night 105 Results  Combat Press

Full results of K-1 Krush Fight Night 105, which takes place on Monday, Sept. 16, from Tokyo, Japan.

Japan's Wisteria Tunnels Are Some of the Most Magical Places on Earth - Mental Floss



Japan's Wisteria Tunnels Are Some of the Most Magical Places on Earth  Mental Floss

Japan's cherry blossoms tend to steal the spotlight, but its wisteria vines are no less enchanting. As Travel + Leisure points out, there are a number of magical ...

Ripple-powered MoneyTap Boasts 29 Banks as Shareholders Now - TWJ Crypto



Ripple-powered MoneyTap Boasts 29 Banks as Shareholders Now  TWJ Crypto

MoneyTap app that's operated by the Japanese SBI Holding and powered by Ripple blockchain recently managed to get four new banks on board as ...

Arm wrestling champ provides inner strength to other women:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun



Arm wrestling champ provides inner strength to other women:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

OSAKA—Shizuko Ashikaga opened a gym here to empower women despite having never joined a sports club.

Ripple XRP and SBI Holdings now have 28 shareholders - Cryptopolitan



Ripple XRP and SBI Holdings now have 28 shareholders  Cryptopolitan

Ripple XRP partner, the Strategic Business Innovator Group (SBI), Minato-ku, Japan, announced the addition of four more banks to the long list of shareholders.

Brooklyn judge returns to her roots each year for Read Across America - Brooklyn Daily Eagle



Brooklyn judge returns to her roots each year for Read Across America  Brooklyn Daily Eagle

For the fifth year in a row, Brooklyn Judge Joanne Quinones returned to her former elementary school, bringing along a team of judges and lawyers from the ...

Don't miss a beat: Computer simulations may treat most common heart rhythm disorder - EurekAlert



Don't miss a beat: Computer simulations may treat most common heart rhythm disorder  EurekAlert

Scientists at Johns Hopkins have successfully created personalized digital replicas of the upper chambers of the heart and used them to guide the precise ...

Forget Cherry Blossoms — Japan’s Wisteria Gardens Are A Technicolor Must-See - Refinery29



Forget Cherry Blossoms — Japan’s Wisteria Gardens Are A Technicolor Must-See  Refinery29

Cherry blossom season might be over in Japan, but the wisterias blooming in their place are exactly what your Instagram feed is missing.

A feast for the senses: Ashikaga offers travelers more than just wisteria - The Japan Times



A feast for the senses: Ashikaga offers travelers more than just wisteria  The Japan Times

In Tochigi Prefecture, the Ashikaga Flower Park is home to an abundance of wisteria, a plant that has been celebrated across the centuries in Japanese ...

Kyoto: Capital of Artistic Imagination - The Epoch Times



Kyoto: Capital of Artistic Imagination  The Epoch Times

Rich with culture and brimming with history, Kyoto is often considered the heart of Japan. A stroll through ...

Japan’s amazing wisteria flowers are here to make us all forget about the cherry blossoms【Photos...



Japan’s amazing wisteria flowers are here to make us all forget about the cherry blossoms【Photos】  SoraNews24

Amazing garden's massive 150 year-old flowering ofuji looks more beautiful than ever.

Culture bred in the midst of famine and war - The Japan Times



Culture bred in the midst of famine and war  The Japan Times

"We may even be tempted to conclude that no man in the history of Japan had a greater influence on the formation of Japanese taste," wrote Japanolologist ...

10+ Gorgeous Wisteria Tree Tunnels You Can Only Find in Japan - My Modern Met



10+ Gorgeous Wisteria Tree Tunnels You Can Only Find in Japan  My Modern Met

Japan is well known for its cherry blossom trees, but that's not all Parks around the country have created beautiful wisteria tree tunnels all can enjoy.

Fifteenth-century shogun Ashikaga Yoshimasa: Impotent or indifferent? - The Japan Times



Fifteenth-century shogun Ashikaga Yoshimasa: Impotent or indifferent?  The Japan Times

'The Creation of the Soul of Japan" is how Donald Keene, the eminent Japanologist, subtitled his 2003 biography of 15th-century shogun Ashikaga Yoshimasa.

Thelma Schoonmaker, Janet Ashikaga To Be Feted by American Cinema Editors - Variety



Thelma Schoonmaker, Janet Ashikaga To Be Feted by American Cinema Editors  Variety

The American Cinema Editors organization has announced that veteran cutters Janet Ashikaga and Thelma Schoonmaker will be honored with Career ...

Japan's Wisteria Tunnels Are Even More Magical Than Its Cherry Blossoms — Here's Where to See the...



Japan's Wisteria Tunnels Are Even More Magical Than Its Cherry Blossoms — Here's Where to See the Best Blooms  Travel+Leisure

Japan's wisteria blooms create mesmerizing tunnels and designs to wander through, and these are some of the locations to see them in all their glory.

Go-Daigo's mysterious and most loyal warrior - The Japan Times



Go-Daigo's mysterious and most loyal warrior  The Japan Times

"No famous character in all Japanese history is quite as obscure as Kusunoki Masashige," writes historian Ivan Morris on 14th-century Emperor Go-Daigo's most ...

Stop & Smell the Roses in Ashikaga - Stripes Japan



Stop & Smell the Roses in Ashikaga  Stripes Japan

If you're a fan of roses, gardens or just flowers in general, Ashikaga Flower Park is a must-see when you're in central Japan. It's located in the Tochigi prefecture, ...

Ashikaga, Joyo to merge next October and become Japan's third-largest regional - The Japan Times



Ashikaga, Joyo to merge next October and become Japan's third-largest regional  The Japan Times

Ashikaga Holdings Co. in Tochigi Prefecture and Joyo Bank in Ibaraki Prefecture have reached a broad agreement to merge next Oct. 1. Their combined assets.

Tochigi police officer arrested on suspicion of DUI and failure to report traffic accident - Japa...



Tochigi police officer arrested on suspicion of DUI and failure to report traffic accident  Japan Today

Tochigi prefectural police said Monday they have arrested a 29-year-old patrol officer who works in Ashikaga Police Station's Community Affairs Division on ...

MMSU professors train on renewable energy, smart grid apps - pna.gov.ph



MMSU professors train on renewable energy, smart grid apps  pna.gov.ph

BATAC CITY, Ilocos Norte -- A professor from the Ashikaga University (AU) in Japan visited the Mariano Marcos State University (MMSU) here on Tuesday to ...

Japanese public welcomes "Reiwa" as new era name - Kyodo News Plus



Japanese public welcomes "Reiwa" as new era name  Kyodo News Plus

The Japanese public largely reacted favorably to Monday's announcement of "Reiwa" as the country's new era name, with many welcoming the use of a ...

Japan regional lenders Joyo, Ashikaga agree to merge - Reuters



Japan regional lenders Joyo, Ashikaga agree to merge  Reuters

Japan's Ashikaga Holdings Co Ltd <7167.T> and Joyo Bank Ltd <8333.T> said on Monday they had agreed to merge in a deal that would create the country's ...

Azaleas, Wisteria and Roses: Japan's Other Spring Flowers - MENAFN.COM



Azaleas, Wisteria and Roses: Japan's Other Spring Flowers  MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN - PRLog) Four Fabulous April to May Floral Fever Day Trips from Tokyo 1 2 3 4 5 Wisteria at Ashikaga Flower Park Tobu Treasure Garden Ros.

Quantifying effectiveness of treatment for irregular heartbeat: A mathematical method to measure ...



Quantifying effectiveness of treatment for irregular heartbeat: A mathematical method to measure the effectiveness of treating Afib  Science Daily

In a small proof-of-concept study, researchers report a complex mathematical method to measure electrical communications within the heart can successfully ...

This Flower Park Is the Most Magical Destination for Wisteria Lovers - HouseBeautiful.com



This Flower Park Is the Most Magical Destination for Wisteria Lovers  HouseBeautiful.com

Ashikaga Flower Park is considered one of the most amazing places to see wisteria plants in the world.

These stunning wisteria flower tunnels are the ultimate springtime bloom experience | Mapped - Da...



These stunning wisteria flower tunnels are the ultimate springtime bloom experience | Mapped  Daily Hive

From cherry blossoms to tulip festivals, flower lovers Instagrammers from across the globe are brightening up their feeds with beautiful springtime blooms.

Can Emma's 'Upside-Down' Japanese Ice Cream Cones Withstand Our Gravity Challenge? - TODAYonline



Can Emma's 'Upside-Down' Japanese Ice Cream Cones Withstand Our Gravity Challenge?  TODAYonline

One of the latest soft-serve ice cream brands to hit Singapore, Emma, boasts premium Japanese ingredients and a “gravity-defying” party trick (more on that ...

Wild boar attacks, seriously injures man in Tochigi Prefecture - Japan Today



Wild boar attacks, seriously injures man in Tochigi Prefecture  Japan Today

A man in his 60s was bitten and seriously injured by a wild boar in Ashikaga City, Tochigi Prefecture, on Monday. According to police, the incident occurred at ...

Second, unused pond confirmed at site of Kyoto's 'golden temple':The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun



Second, unused pond confirmed at site of Kyoto's 'golden temple':The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

KYOTO--Excavations at Kinkakuji temple (Golden Pavilion) confirmed that another would-be water feature was built south of its Kyokochi pond, likely in the ...

Ex-marathon star struggling to overcome kleptomania:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun



Ex-marathon star struggling to overcome kleptomania:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

OTA, Gunma Prefecture--Yumiko Hara doesn't know why she did it.The former world-class marathoner was.

Ice Cream Shop From Japan Sells Okinawan Brown Sugar Pearl Soft-Serve & Gravity-Defying Cones - T...



Ice Cream Shop From Japan Sells Okinawan Brown Sugar Pearl Soft-Serve & Gravity-Defying Cones  TODAYonline

What and who is Emma, you ask? Well, it's a highly instagrammable soft-serve ice cream and specialty bubble tea store (which also sells crepes!) from Ashikaga ...

The Japanese art principle that teaches how to work with failure - Quartz



The Japanese art principle that teaches how to work with failure  Quartz

Like a favorite cup or plate, people sometimes crack. We may even break. Obviously, we cannot and ought not throw ourselves away when this happens. Instead ...

The most beautiful tree around the world - Chinadaily USA



The most beautiful tree around the world  Chinadaily USA

Editor's note: March 12 marks China's National Tree Planting Day to raise public awareness of environmental protection. To mark the day, let's take a look at the ...

Tochigi: Woman's corpse found in irrigation canal - The Tokyo Reporter



Tochigi: Woman's corpse found in irrigation canal  The Tokyo Reporter

Tochigi Prefectural Police launched an investigation after a woman's corpse was found in an irrigation canal in Ashikaga City on Saturday.

Dream destinations for 2014 - CNN



Dream destinations for 2014  CNN

In an effort to purge some of that desk-bound day dreaming, the CNN Travel crew put together its own 2014 dream destinations wish list.

Japan: The Colors of Springtime - JAPAN Forward



Japan: The Colors of Springtime  JAPAN Forward

Japan is perhaps best known for its cherry blossom season, which sees much of the country turn an eye-catching shade of pink. For those who missed Japan's ...

Precious swords go on display at Kasuga Taisha shrine exhibition:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun



Precious swords go on display at Kasuga Taisha shrine exhibition:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

NARA--Legendary swords forged in the Heian Period (794-1185) and later, housed in Kasuga Taisha, are on display at an exhibition at the shrine's museum ...

Racing around Tokyo's high-paced streets and Kyoto's beautiful historic sites - National Post



Racing around Tokyo's high-paced streets and Kyoto's beautiful historic sites  National Post

It was an amazing experience: There was the ancient, golden temple perfectly reflected in the pond, the geisha gliding along the streets in Gion and the ...

Transradial approach limits PCI complications in oldest patients - Cardiovascular Business



Transradial approach limits PCI complications in oldest patients  Cardiovascular Business

The older patients get, the higher their risk of death or bleeding after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). But a new study from a Japanese PCI registry ...

Shiofune Kannon Azalea Temple - Better Homes and Gardens



Shiofune Kannon Azalea Temple  Better Homes and Gardens

Shiofune Kannon is the most unique Azalea garden in all of Japan. Virtually an entire valley covered with 20,000 neatly pruned and clipped Azaleas, it looks like ...

Wisteria tree in Japan named the most beautiful in the world - Daily Times



Wisteria tree in Japan named the most beautiful in the world  Daily Times

In Ashikaga Flower Park in Tochigi, Japan sits an incredibly gorgeous wisteria tree that is often referred to as the most beautiful in the whole world. The largest ...

Podcast Episode 107: ACE Editors Discuss The Art Of Editing - KPBS



Podcast Episode 107: ACE Editors Discuss The Art Of Editing  KPBS

Martin Scorsese's Oscar-winning editor Thelma Schoonmaker and Emmy-winning editor Janet Ashikaga received Career Achievement Honors at the American ...

Discovering Kintsugi and the Pride of Japanese Craftsmen - JAPAN Forward



Discovering Kintsugi and the Pride of Japanese Craftsmen  JAPAN Forward

Centuries ago, a luxurious way of repairing ceramics emerged in Japan: kintsugi. The technique involves bonding cracked ceramic pieces with lacquer and ...

Pepper Tree Creek Estate - Better Homes and Gardens



Pepper Tree Creek Estate  Better Homes and Gardens

Graham visits one of the grandest estates situated in the Southern Highlands of NSW, Pepper Tree Creek.

Japan's magical wisteria walks - Travel at 60 - Starts at 60



Japan's magical wisteria walks - Travel at 60  Starts at 60

Magical, surreal, unforgettable, exquisitely beautiful. The list of superlatives is long when it comes to Japan's incredible wisteria gardens. Looking like something ...

Hitachi Seaside Park - Better Homes and Gardens



Hitachi Seaside Park  Better Homes and Gardens

Every spring in Japan, the rolling hills of Hitachi Seaside Park are transformed into a vivid sea of blue, with fields of about 4.5 million blue flowers seamlessly ...

Noh: Steeped in history, traditional theater leverages modern language to connect - The Japan News



Noh: Steeped in history, traditional theater leverages modern language to connect  The Japan News

Noh is an artform of that has a twinlike relationship with kyogen. Although there are many exceptions, noh can be considered tragic drama and kyogen comedy.

The History Behind Osamu Tezuka's Dororo - Anime News Network



The History Behind Osamu Tezuka's Dororo  Anime News Network

This year's reboot of the God of Manga's historical fantasy epic becomes much richer when you understand the real history underneath it. Marco Oliveros is your ...

Once upon a time, China anointed a 'King of Japan' - The Japan Times



Once upon a time, China anointed a 'King of Japan'  The Japan Times

In 1401, barely a century after the Mongols' aborted invasions of Japan, and 600-odd years before Japan and China fell out over the Senkaku islets, a Chine.

Ikebana, Discover More About the World of Japanese Flower Arranging - My Modern Met



Ikebana, Discover More About the World of Japanese Flower Arranging  My Modern Met

Curious about Japanese flower arranging? Learn about the history and principals of ikebana, as well as all the supplies need to begin your own floral ...

'Corkscrew' shape of blood flow in heart's upper chamber may signal lower stroke risk - Science D...



'Corkscrew' shape of blood flow in heart's upper chamber may signal lower stroke risk  Science Daily

Using specialized CT scans of a healthy heart and one with heart disease, a team of cardiologists and biomedical engineers say they've created computer ...

Yakei delight: Lighting up in Japan - Star2.com



Yakei delight: Lighting up in Japan  Star2.com

When the sun sets and the city lights come on, you can enjoy yakei or beautiful night views and illuminations in these special locations in Japan.

The Japanese Art of Fixing Broken Ceramics: Kintsugi - Architectural Digest



The Japanese Art of Fixing Broken Ceramics: Kintsugi  Architectural Digest

Next time you drop a beloved ceramic, don't worry about hiding every last crack—take a cue from the Japanese art of Kintsugi instead.

New Tully's Japan lineup inspired by wisteria and other spring flowers - Japan Today



New Tully's Japan lineup inspired by wisteria and other spring flowers  Japan Today

Tokyo may be in the middle of cherry blossom season right now, but for those who plan to visit in late April and May, the star attractions will shift from the pastel ...

Miscarriage of justice could be turning point for Japan's justice system - Irish Times



Miscarriage of justice could be turning point for Japan's justice system  Irish Times

One man's wrongful conviction for a brutal child murder could change the face of police investigations in Japan, reports DAVID…

Check Out Ashikaga Yoshiteru Dominate In Sengoku Basara 4: Sumeragi - Siliconera



Check Out Ashikaga Yoshiteru Dominate In Sengoku Basara 4: Sumeragi  Siliconera

By Sato . July 3, 2015 . 1:45am. Share0 Reddit0 Tweet0 Tumblr0 Share0. Sengoku-Basara-4-Sumeragi-2015-01-23-8. With new story scenarios and animated ...

After 34 years and a 13-year jail term, 85-year-old finally exonerated in Kumamoto murder retrial...



After 34 years and a 13-year jail term, 85-year-old finally exonerated in Kumamoto murder retrial  The Japan Times

In a retrial held decades after his conviction, a court on Thursday acquitted an 85-year-old man of a 1985 murder in Kumamoto Prefecture. The Kumamoto Dist.

Communal Veggie Garden - Better Homes and Gardens



Communal Veggie Garden  Better Homes and Gardens

Graham visits a park that has the tenants sharing their common love of gardening and the results are tremendous.

Woman Arborist Heals Trees, Parks, Souls - Nippon.com



Woman Arborist Heals Trees, Parks, Souls  Nippon.com

Tsukamoto Konami, Japan's first female certified tree doctor, has treated and transplanted hundreds of giant trees, including 130-year-old wisteria. We visited ...

High school volleyball player beaten by coach, teammates for violating no-dating rule - Japan Today



High school volleyball player beaten by coach, teammates for violating no-dating rule  Japan Today

While it's become common knowledge that many Japanese talent agencies prohibit idol singers from dating, there are similar rules in place at some Japanese ...

Ashikaga Wisteria Park - Better Homes and Gardens



Ashikaga Wisteria Park  Better Homes and Gardens

Graham's back in one of his favourite travel destinations.

Sōami (1472-1525) and art of Japan: Aesthetics, Buddhism, and the Middle Kingdom - Modern Tokyo T...



Sōami (1472-1525) and art of Japan: Aesthetics, Buddhism, and the Middle Kingdom  Modern Tokyo Times

Sōami (1472-1525) and art of Japan: Aesthetics, Buddhism, and the Middle Kingdom. Lee Jay Walker. Modern Tokyo Times. The Japanese artist, Sōami, ...

Won't be in Japan in time for cherry blossoms? Tochigi's wisteria festival is just as magical - J...



Won't be in Japan in time for cherry blossoms? Tochigi's wisteria festival is just as magical  Japan Today

With the weather finally starting to warm up here in Japan, the ubiquitous cherry blossom trees are beginning to bloom all across the country, and people left and ...

Life lessons from the master of noh Zeami - The Japan Times



Life lessons from the master of noh Zeami  The Japan Times

“Life is a lying dream, he only wakes who casts the world aside.” — Zeami Motokiyo (1363-1443). The theater par excellence of “the world cast aside” is noh.

Machining Titanium Aluminide at AeroEdge - Modern Machine Shop



Machining Titanium Aluminide at AeroEdge  Modern Machine Shop

Japanese manufacturer AeroEdge has had success in machining turbine blades from challenging TiAl through a combination of customized VMCs and cutting ...

Remains of 14th century building, Japanese garden found at Kyoto's Kinkakuji temple - The Mainichi



Remains of 14th century building, Japanese garden found at Kyoto's Kinkakuji temple  The Mainichi

KYOTO -- Foundation stones of a building believed to have been constructed in around the late 14th century have been found along with ruins of an unfi.

Missed Fists: Bas Rutten and Danny Trejo bring you... Karate Combat! - MMA Fighting



Missed Fists: Bas Rutten and Danny Trejo bring you... Karate Combat!  MMA Fighting

Welcome to the latest edition of Missed Fists where we shine a light on fights from across the globe that may have been overlooked in these hectic times where it ...

Stunning pictures show Earth's answer to Avatar's wondrous Tree Of Souls - mirror.co.uk



Stunning pictures show Earth's answer to Avatar's wondrous Tree Of Souls  mirror.co.uk

These amazing snaps have captured the 144-year-old wisteria, found in Ashikaga Flower Park, Japan, in full bloom.

Ninja Warrior Ishikawa Goemon: Charitable Hero or Violent Outlaw? - Ancient Origins



Ninja Warrior Ishikawa Goemon: Charitable Hero or Violent Outlaw?  Ancient Origins

Ishikawa Goemon was a legendary Japanese outlaw and folk hero who lived during the 16th century. This outlaw has sometimes been compared to Robin Hood ...

'Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker': Kylo Ren's Helmet Has a Japanese Influence - Inverse



'Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker': Kylo Ren's Helmet Has a Japanese Influence  Inverse

Star Wars: Episode IX finally has a title (“The Rise of Skywalker”) and a trailer — and it already looks way better than the prequels. As expected, it also features ...

Letter apparently written by samurai general Akechi Mitsuhide in 1582 discovered - The Mainichi



Letter apparently written by samurai general Akechi Mitsuhide in 1582 discovered  The Mainichi

An original letter believed written by samurai general Akechi Mitsuhide immediately after the "Honno-ji incident" -- in which Mitsuhide forced daimyo Oda ...

How Elk Grove High School's Japanese Exchange Program immerses students in culture - Chicago Dail...



How Elk Grove High School's Japanese Exchange Program immerses students in culture  Chicago Daily Herald

This year is the 30th edition of the Japanese Exchange Program at Elk Grove High School, and it continues to accomplish its goal of providing a rich cultural ...

Morioka bookstore reveals top-selling book about serial killings is nonfiction novel - The Mainichi



Morioka bookstore reveals top-selling book about serial killings is nonfiction novel  The Mainichi

MORIOKA -- A top-selling book titled "Bunko X" -- about serial child killings in the northern Kanto region -- is in fact a novelized account of a real case, first ...

Japan's gods: More benevolent than fearsome - The Japan Times



Japan's gods: More benevolent than fearsome  The Japan Times

The most violent episode in Japanese mythology is the rampage through the Sun Goddess' rice fields by her unruly brother Susano'o, the Storm God.

Top honours for Russia, Japan in 4th Premier 101 Armwrestling Contest - The Borneo Post



Top honours for Russia, Japan in 4th Premier 101 Armwrestling Contest  The Borneo Post

KUCHING : Aleksander Beziaykov of Russia and Yoko Yamada of Japan claimed the men and women's overall champion titles at the 4th Premier 101 Internat ...

Wayside Chapel: Small space city garden - Better Homes and Gardens



Wayside Chapel: Small space city garden  Better Homes and Gardens

Graham's visiting a remarkable inner city oasis that not only looks beautiful, but is at the heart of a very special community.

Video: This visualization of a human heart could help doctors predict stroke risk - Science Magazine



Video: This visualization of a human heart could help doctors predict stroke risk  Science Magazine

Strokes kill someone every 4 minutes. To determine your risk, doctors measure certain characteristics of your heart, such as its size and pumping strength.

Quiet Man Cleared of Murder Speaks Out on False Confessions - New York Times



Quiet Man Cleared of Murder Speaks Out on False Confessions  New York Times

Toshikazu Sugaya spent 17 years in prison for the murder of a 4-year-old girl, then DNA testing proved him innocent.

The Japanese Tea Ceremony - Nippon.com



The Japanese Tea Ceremony  Nippon.com

Sadō, also known as chadō or chanoyu, is Japan's austere rite of tea. Although its origins lie in Chinese Zen ritual, over centuries the ceremony developed into a ...

Iconic trees around the world - National Geographic



Iconic trees around the world  National Geographic

A visit to historic or meaningful trees provides a sense of connection to the wonder of the natural world. Vital parts of their ecosystems, trees also spark our ...

MET Exhibition Celebrates Kyoto’s Thousand-Year Artistic Imagination - NTD



MET Exhibition Celebrates Kyoto’s Thousand-Year Artistic Imagination  NTD

The tea ceremony is part of New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art's effort to introduce the cultural history ...

DNA testing highly accurate tool for solving crimes, but still subject to human whim - The Mainichi



DNA testing highly accurate tool for solving crimes, but still subject to human whim  The Mainichi

As well as helping to identify suspects at the scene of crimes and in the courtroom, DNA testing is also spreading as a useful tool to help exonerate.

Mid-May is a vine time for wisteria in Tokyo - Stars and Stripes



Mid-May is a vine time for wisteria in Tokyo  Stars and Stripes

With the cherry blossoms gone, there's a new bud in Japan to steal your heart … and break it all over again.

Higher PTH Levels May Increase Risk of Dialyzer Clotting - Renal and Urology News



Higher PTH Levels May Increase Risk of Dialyzer Clotting  Renal and Urology News

CHICAGO—Parathyroid hormone (PTH) levels may affect the risk of dialyzer clotting, according to a study. Kyohei Ogawa, MD, of Ashikaga Red Cross Hospital ...

Sexual Minorities in Japan: The Myth of Tolerance - Nippon.com



Sexual Minorities in Japan: The Myth of Tolerance  Nippon.com

Last year a graduate student at Hitotsubashi University killed himself after he was outed as gay. His family has taken the university and the student who exposed ...

A Blossom-Viewing Stroll Along Kyoto's Philosopher's Walk - Nippon.com



A Blossom-Viewing Stroll Along Kyoto's Philosopher's Walk  Nippon.com

The Philosopher's Walk meanders along a branch of the Lake Biwa Canal system in Kyoto's Sakyō-ku. In spring the walkway is covered by a delicate pink ...

Japanese History and Culture: Ikebana (living flowers) - Modern Tokyo Times



Japanese History and Culture: Ikebana (living flowers)  Modern Tokyo Times

Japanese History and Culture: Ikebana (living flowers). Sarah Deschamps and Kanako Itamae. Modern Tokyo Times. ikebana44. The history of ikebana (living ...

Take A Break in Ena | Travel - Metropolis Japan



Take A Break in Ena | Travel  Metropolis Japan

Japan has a lot on offer in terms of coastal destinations, but there is a special charm that awaits you in the sleepy seclusion of the tiny fishing village of Ena, ...

Visualizing blood flow in the heart could help reduce the risk of stroke - The Hub at Johns Hopkins



Visualizing blood flow in the heart could help reduce the risk of stroke  The Hub at Johns Hopkins

New computer models that track the motions of blood flow in the heart may reduce the risk of stroke, according to researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine.

Building a New Mosque in Chiba - Shingetsu News Agency



Building a New Mosque in Chiba  Shingetsu News Agency

SNA (Chiba) — A Tokyo-based Islamic religious group today purchased a plot of land in Chiba Prefecture where it plans to build a new mosque. The location is ...

Mitsuo Aida Museum: Why did you put your poems into calligraphy? - SunStar Philippines



Mitsuo Aida Museum: Why did you put your poems into calligraphy?  SunStar Philippines

THERE are poets and there are calligraphers. Artists in their own right. To put together words that roll out smoothly off your tongue as you read it out loud, with ...

Ex-world championships marathon runner Hara arrested for shoplifting - The Japan Times



Ex-world championships marathon runner Hara arrested for shoplifting  The Japan Times

Police arrested Thursday former marathon runner Yumiko Hara on suspicion of shoplifting. Hara, who represented Japan in two world championships and ...

Tambaguchi: The Rise of Real Kyoto | Travel - Metropolis Japan



Tambaguchi: The Rise of Real Kyoto | Travel  Metropolis Japan

One of the great joys of Kyoto is finding a secret spot, like Tambaguchi, to truly bask in some tranquil appreciation of the hidden beauty of the city.

Mariano Marcos University is leveling up with the help of 4 Japan universities | | Latest Philipp...



Mariano Marcos University is leveling up with the help of 4 Japan universities | | Latest Philippine politics news today  Politiko

Four reputable universities in Japan have agreed to support the modernization of renewable energy facilities of the state-run Mariano Marcos State University.

Transforming the splendor of Japanese art - The Japan Times



Transforming the splendor of Japanese art  The Japan Times

Every culture treasures its arts, and art museums are at the forefront of art preservation, engaging curators and specialists to ensure works remain as fai.

His imagination fired up, potter builds longest climbing kiln:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun



His imagination fired up, potter builds longest climbing kiln:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

KUROISHI, Aomori Prefecture--Like many of his friends, Rikei Imai assumed he was destined to work fo.