Mount Asama erupts after 4 quiet years

Mount Asama erupts after 4 quiet years

Mt. Asama erupts for the first time since 2015, sending smoke and ash more than 1800 meters into the air.

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Temperatures stay high as two typhoons approach Japan

Temperatures stay high as two typhoons approach Japan

Two typhoons close in as temperatures continue to soar across Japan.

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Typhoon Francisco makes landfall in southwestern Japan

Typhoon Francisco makes landfall in southwestern Japan

Typhoon Francisco, the 8th of the year, lands in southwestern Japan and disrupts air travel.

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Japan's heat wave continues

Japan's heat wave continues

The mercury hits 38 C in Gifu and Yamanashi prefectures as Typhoon Francisco approaches Kyushu.

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M6.4 quake rattles Fukushima

M6.4 quake rattles Fukushima

Officials say the M6.4 earthquake that shook northeastern Japan Sunday evening is likely an aftershock of the 2011 Great...

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Perfect sunset on Engetsu Island

Perfect sunset on Engetsu Island

One man spend months waiting to photograph the perfect sunset on Engetsu Island off the coast of Wakayama Prefecture.

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Heat wave hits Japan

Heat wave hits Japan

A heat wave hits the Japanese archipelago as the rainy season comes to an end in different parts of the nation.

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Rainy season ends, temps heat up in Tokyo

Rainy season ends, temps heat up in Tokyo

Temperatures jump as officials announce the end of the rainy season in Tokyo and the Kanto-Koshin region of eastern Japa...

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Tequila flower blooms in Tokyo park

Tequila flower blooms in Tokyo park

A 6-meter-tall agave tequilana plant flowers in a Tokyo park.

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Racing in wash tubs

Racing in wash tubs

People race in water tubs in a summer event in central Japan.

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