A wobble on the road to the top
It is easy to dismiss all this as typical Tokyo motor-show wackiness with the life-expectancy ... it just outsold Toyota, lost $2 billion last year and is sufficiently gloomy about its financial prospects to have this week taken on the chin a massive ...
Fighting Motives: The Kingdom with No Weapons
In Fighting Motives: Life, Death and Humiliation, we discussed how circumstances spur the development of martial arts in different directions. We looked at how Japanese jujitsu came ... the days when the average life expectancy was a great deal lower.
Is Kelp a Good Source of Iodine?
Kelp is a source of iodine. Photo Credit sushi image by ... Kelp may have other uses aside from treating hypothyroidism. Japanese women have a lower incidence rate of breast cancer, and longer life expectancy after breast cancer, than American women.
Land on the lock
Once lamented by our progenitor, "Life of limited means, where one means is exhausted to the core by outnumbered hungers, and the span of development becomes far ... News reports of Japanese organizations showing interest in the Tassar silk of Manipur ...
The internet's crazy new measure of beauty
simply place your index finger against your nose and chin. If your finger touches your lips, congratulations - you're a stunner! This absurd trend exploded on Weibo (China's version of Facebook), thanks to a Japanese meme replicated in a selfie by Chinese ...