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Chopstick: A necessity in Japanese culture

September 25, 2021 - 02:32
Chopstick has been used by people for more than three thousand years in Japan. But in this kindergarten in Tokyo, there is a new experience for children who enjoy using them while eating their meals. (ANI News)
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Noppera-bō - Japanese Faceless Ghost Urban Legend + Stories

September 24, 2021 - 02:48
The Noppera-bō (のっぺらぼう), or faceless ghost, is a Japanese yōkai that looks like a human but has no face. (Haunting Tube)
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Rare shark born in a living room

September 23, 2021 - 20:39
A high school student successfully films a rare shark being born in his living room. (Nippon TV News 24 Japan)
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The Day in the Life of Indian Student in Japanese University!!

September 23, 2021 - 03:26
Namaste~! Our friend, Atre! Today we cover a story about his life in Japan!! (MaharaJapan)
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Elementary school teacher arrested after leaving smartphone in girls changing room

September 21, 2021 - 08:38
Japan is no stranger to unfortunate crimes of perversion, but typically when the perpetrator is caught, they’re honest about what they did and why. (Japan Today)
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OECD: Japan lowest in women studying science

September 21, 2021 - 08:28
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development released an annual report titled "Education at a Glance." Its data showed that among its member countries, Japan had the lowest ratio of female entrants into tertiary education studying science, technology, engineering and mathematics in 2019. (NHK)
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Experts reach out to Japanese youths to debunk COVID-19 vaccine myths

September 21, 2021 - 07:54
Will vaccines against COVID-19 cause infertility in women? Or will a dose make someone sick because the live coronavirus is inside the shot? After all, aren’t the vaccines unsafe because they were developed too quickly? (Japan Times)
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Why is there WASABI in sushi?

September 20, 2021 - 03:17
Should Japan's food traditions be preserved? ( Let's ask Shogo -Your Japanese friend in Kyoto)
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Japan's elderly population hits record high

September 20, 2021 - 03:06
A Japanese government survey shows the number of people aged 65 or older, and their ratio to the overall population, are both at record highs. (NHK)
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OCHAZUKE | 3 types of Rice in Green tea

September 19, 2021 - 05:03
Today we madeOcha-zuke. It's easy to make with ingredients you can find anywhere in the world! (Kimono Mom)
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If you keep telling your kids that veges are delicious

September 18, 2021 - 06:25
The vegetables her grandmother sends her are the best in the world! (Kimono Mom)
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Number of centenarians in Japan tops 86,000

September 15, 2021 - 05:54
A government survey has shown that the number of centenarians in Japan has hit a record high of more than 86,000. (NHK)
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More schools in Japan adopting genderless options

September 15, 2021 - 05:49
Genderless options are increasingly finding their way into schools in Japan, easing pressure on students to conform to norms and stereotypes. (Japan Times)
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Real Japanese you need to know for Japanese bar, restaurant

September 13, 2021 - 04:05
Do you want to become fluent fast? (Miku Real Japanese)
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Mackerel with Miso | Saba no Misoni | Japanese Recipe

September 12, 2021 - 02:56
Today we made Miso Mackerel. It's simmered mackerel with miso paste, and is one of the most popular homemade food in Japan. It's easy to make with ingredients that are available anywhere in the world. (Kimono Mom)
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What DYING in Japan is Like | Japanese Funerals 101

September 12, 2021 - 02:55
Everybody dies. I haven’t given it a go just yet but I know a little bit about the traditions around death and funerals here in Japan. (Ryotaro's Japan)
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Coronavirus cases rising among children in Tokyo even as wave subsides

September 11, 2021 - 09:39
Cases of COVID-19 among children have been increasing in Tokyo, experts have warned, even as total cases continue to decline. (Japan Times)
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5 Horror Stories From Japan

September 11, 2021 - 09:29
Japan has some very strange and downright terrifying horror stories! (Swamp Dweller)
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Mothers in Japan feeling greater stress during pandemic, survey finds

September 7, 2021 - 03:43
Mothers raising children are feeling more stress due to the coronavirus pandemic than men or women without kids, as the health crisis has limited their opportunity to go out and chat with other mothers, according to a private survey released Monday. (Japan Times)
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Perfect TEMPURA Batter at Home | Japanese Recipe

September 7, 2021 - 03:32
A lot of Japanese people don’t like deep-frying tempura at home because of how much oil splashes in the kitchen- so today I thought I’d take the opportunity to show you my own healthier version that you don’t need to deep-fry! (Champ's Japanese Kitchen)
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