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Noodle robot dishes out soba to hungry commuters

2020-03-30 Mon

In robot-loving Japan, automation is changing the landscape of everyday life. Robot shop clerks greet perusing customers, and automatons take latte orders. Lonely residents, on…



Furloughed during the COVID-19 Scare

2020-03-16 Mon

The COVID-19 outbreak has hit Japan hard. The first infection in the country was confirmed mid -January. As of writing, the number of documented cases…



Strikingly ominous photos of Mt. Fuji

2021-01-11 Mon

Mt. Fuji is easily the most iconic symbol of Japan. Internauts often take pictures of the historic mountain, which only became a World Heritage Site…





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