Using photographs, illustrations, and videos, this online magazine helps people throughout the world know more about Japan from a variety of aspects.
Cool Earth 50
|Cool Earth 50|
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has unveiled a new strategy to tackle global warming. In this feature article, we focus on Japan's world-leading environmental strategy and the various technological innovations required to bring it to fruition.
Niigata Prefecture offers great food and sake, relaxing hot springs and a surprisingly good selection of winter sports facilities.
The Japanese government is currently promoting the safety and the quality of Japanese foodstuffs -- which are proving very popular overseas.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has announced the beautiful and tranquil Lake Toyako in Hokkaido as the venue for the next year's G8 Summit.
|Shaking Up the Major Leagues|
Several Japanese baseball players, and Ichiro in particular, are making a major impact and transforming attitudes in the US major leagues.
The economic cooperation and student exchange programs offer a glimpse into the flourishing ties between India and Japan.
A major camera manufacturer is also the world's leading maker of gastrointestinal endoscopes.
|The Mobile Society|
Mobile phones are rapidly becoming an indispensable feature of Japanese society.
|Reflections on Zen|
A long-term foreign resident of Japan ponders the meaning of Zen Buddhism.
We take a look at some recent lifestyle developments in Japan that are causing quite a stir.
Japanese gardens integrate a host of natural elements and reveal the deep affection that Japanese people have with the natural environment.
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