Japan Archive

  • Manga Farming

    Manga Farming

    Tweet I have a soft spot for this, because I am a bit of a manga freak. Plus, I like the idea of re-using something you don’t read for such a quirky, cool purpose. Via Pink Tentacle

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  • The xylophone in the forest (Japan)

    Tweet Lovely.

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  • The Japanese invent a machine converts plastic back into oil

    The Japanese invent a machine converts plastic back into oil

    Tweet Very. VERY cool. I am trying not to use as much plastic as possible, but sometimes it’s unavoidable. That being said, check out this cool machine invented by the Japanese! “…have managed to come up with a machine that is capable of turning plastic […]

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  • The Art of Ironing

    Tweet Seriously. It’s just a video with a Japanese guy ironing a shirt. I can’t believe I watched it, and liked it. All I can say is that it felt like I was watching a true master at work. The samurai of ironing. It sounds […]

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  • The Story of the Japanese farmhouse: Minka

    Tweet Recycling at its best: instead of letting an old Japanese farmhouse be destroyed, they dismantled it and moved it to become their new home in another location. “One day we heard the old farmhouse was about to be destroyed. John and I fell in […]

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