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Whimsical 1959 Japanese animated short about a cat making a film with mice actors in a super-automated film studio.
Car parking in Japan is organized differently to how we are used to it in the UK. It gives their narrow streets a completely different character.
(Via @dannyyee on Twitter)
Forestry without cutting dow the trees, but instead training branches in to individual timbers.
Digitized versions of 650 eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Japanese illustrated books including famous artists like Utamaro, Hokusai, and Hiroshige.
(Via Roy Kenagy on Twitter)
“Tartan # Through Hole” is a 60% keyboard made by through hole components only, designed by hsgw, the designer of the Plaid.
Tampopo (1985) is a Japanese film about a ramen shop that was something of a cult movie amongst my friends in our student days. Here‘s an early scene were a young Ken Watanabe gets taught the correct way to eat ramen.
(Via Roy Kenagy on Twitter)Noted by Damian Cugley .
New EC President / Predicting the weather gets better by a day per decade / More bears in Japan now more people love in cities
Hiroyoshi Chinzei, a fourth-generation traditional paper maker, creates washi with a unique purpose that may help revive interest — both at home and abroad.