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Kids can learn a lot from being on the factory floor

“And the final tour? That one was for me: the Asahi Beer plant — a mere eight-minute train ride from Osaka Station. I had to persuade my daughter to come along for this one — hey, fermentation is science, right? — and I’m proud to say that she enjoyed herself a lot more than she expected to.”

Kids can learn a lot from being on the factory floor

“And the final tour? That one was for me: the Asahi Beer plant — a mere eight-minute train ride from Osaka Station. I had to persuade my daughter to come along for this one — hey, fermentation is science, right? — and I’m proud to say that she enjoyed herself a lot more than she expected to.”

Haikyo: exploring abandoned Japan

“…there is something very Japanese about seeing these man-made objects returning to nature: trees growing in kitchens; vines swallowing roofs; storms washing away years of paint…”

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Haikyo: exploring abandoned Japan

“…there is something very Japanese about seeing these man-made objects returning to nature: trees growing in kitchens; vines swallowing roofs; storms washing away years of paint…”

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The feminine side of Gundam

“…return guests will be delighted to hear that entrance fees lower as one rises in ‘rank’ at the bar: from ¥1300 a drink as a ‘Private’ all the way down to ¥0 as an ‘Admiral’…”

The feminine side of Gundam

“…return guests will be delighted to hear that entrance fees lower as one rises in ‘rank’ at the bar: from ¥1300 a drink as a ‘Private’ all the way down to ¥0 as an ‘Admiral’…”

New strapless facemask may ruffle a few feathers

“…the sale and styles of surgical masks continue to proliferate and diversify.”

New strapless facemask may ruffle a few feathers

“…the sale and styles of surgical masks continue to proliferate and diversify.”