Last year, 95% of captured bears were put down. A wildlife organization in Nagano is helping to lower that statistic and reduce encounters between wild bears and humans.
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Want to be a freelancer in Japan or work in the gig economy? Here's how to navigate the process from one part-timer's perspective.
An interview with Sisen Murasaki aka DJ Sisen.
Feeling like you're melting in the oppressive humidity can only mean one thing—it's summer in Japan.
Mummified bodies, bizarre cults, and reincarnation—and that’s just the beginning.
Things that go bump in the night and haunted English schools are amongst these ghostly encounters, just in time for Halloween.
Japan has a problem but is too addicted to admit it.
Advice, resources and why one writer wishes he would have prepared for the worst after divorce.
Japan's love affair with wearing the germ mask gives this author mixed feelings.
Yup, your sweet student really did just say that.
For Valentine’s Day, readers shared their own love stories in miniature form. From office romance to missed connections, they did not disappoint.
One father's story after hearing, 'You are never going to see your daughter again.'