A Japanese American man thought to be the reclusive multi-millionaire father of Bitcoin emerged from a modest Southern California home and denied involvement with the digital currency before leading reporters ...
Japan scrambled military jets Sunday to counter three Chinese military planes that flew near Japanese airspace, defense officials said. One Y-8 information gathering plane and two H-6 bombers flew over the East China Sea, traveling in international airspace between southern ... FULL ARTICLE AT Japan Today
Japanese astronaut Koichi Wakata assumed command of the International Space Station on Sunday, the first Japanese national to oversee a manned space mission. Wakata, 50, had been a space station flight engineer since he and two crewmates arrived on Nov ... FULL ARTICLE AT Japan Today
A Japanese farming family is forced from their home by the Fukushima nuclear disaster, living in cramped temporary housing under stress as they wait for permission to return to land worked by their ancestors for generations. That is the all-too-real ... FULL ARTICLE AT Japan Today
Koichi Wakata is the first Japanese astronaut to command the International Space Station, following the departure of cosmonaut Oleg Kotov. On March 9, Expedition 38 Commander Kotov gave control of the space station to Wakata, who will serve as the ... FULL ARTICLE AT International Business Times
Japanese street style has always been on the cutting edge, sparking fanzines and inspiring teens to flock to Tokyo's Harajuku district to show off their distinct fashion sense. NYC photographer Thomas Card headed there for a visit, resulting in ... FULL ARTICLE AT Gothamist
A Japanese government official said Sunday Tokyo wants to cooperate closely with Algeria to boost stability in the Sahel area, and praised its handling of a deadly militant desert raid. Nobuo Kishi, Japan's senior vice foreign minister responsible for ... FULL ARTICLE AT Japan Today
Boredoms and Ruins related Japanese Art-Rockers Vampillia are in town for a series of shows. Last night they annihilated The Silent Barn in Bushwick. Full video is below. They will do it again tonight at Pianos in Manhattan and tomorrow ... FULL ARTICLE AT Free Williamsburg