Farmers cry wolf

Farmers cry wolf

A robotic carnivore is used to keep away deer and other agricultural pests.

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Living large in a tiny house

Living large in a tiny house

People live in minimalist homes to maximize life enjoyment.

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Subscription living for your inner nomad

Subscription living for your inner nomad

Customers can let their wanderlust loose and stay at more than 50 facilities in Japan and overseas for a set fee.

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Bicycle is making its mark

Bicycle is making its mark

A unique bike could make cycling a more "re-markable" activity.

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Crustacean music: playing a spider crab

Crustacean music: playing a spider crab

A didgeridoo performer crafts a three-meter crab into a wind instrument.

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Samurai keeping Tokyo clean

Samurai keeping Tokyo clean

A trio of samurai armed with tongs perform as they fight to keep the streets of the metropolis free from litter.

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Ranting and raving about Reiwa

Ranting and raving about Reiwa

People across the nation react to the government announcing the upcoming era will be called the Reiwa era.

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PM Abe explains Reiwa

PM Abe explains Reiwa

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe gives his take on naming the Imperial era that starts next month the Reiwa era.

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92-year-old slays boar with hoe

92-year-old slays boar with hoe

A 92-year-old man fends off a wild boar and kills him with a hoe.

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Cherry-blossom fever heats up

Cherry-blossom fever heats up

Cherry-blossom viewing gets into full swing as cherry blossoms in Wakayama are declared in bloom.

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