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Japanese Boys’ Top Career Choice Is Professional YouTuber, New Survey Finds

YouTube creator did not make it to the list of top choices for young Japanese girls.
Meera Navlakha
10 hours ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Look Inside Tokyo’s New Tapioca Theme Park For Boba Lovers

Pre-ticket sales were completely sold out and Japanese influencers are now flooding Instagram with photos of the park.
Meera Navlakha
11 hours ago
Photography

This Japanese Artist Vacuum-Seals Couples. Now He Includes Their House.

Haruhiko Kawaguchi aka Photographer Hal, hopes to capture a couple's relationship with society through his latest project.
Yuichi Abiko
2 days ago
Culture

How We Stan Differently: Japanese Harry Styles Fans Discuss

An exclusive extract from 'Fangirls,' a new book by Hannah Ewens.
Hannah Ewens
3 days ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

You Can Now Buy Sex Toys From Vending Machines in Japan

Hundreds of people flocked to the machines on their opening day.
Gavin Butler
8.14.19
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People Keep Filming Japanese Flight Attendants Without Their Consent

A new survey found that about 60 percent of flight attendants in Japanese airlines believe they have been secretly filmed or photographed while on duty.
Meera Navlakha
8.14.19
Culture

Discover the Most In-Demand Girl in Japan

Model and actress Serena Motola is so cool.
Frankie Dunn
8.10.19
News

Japan and 10 Other Countries Are Warning Their Citizens the U.S. Is Dangerous

Countries around the globe are warning travelers about the risk of mass shootings and other acts of gun violence in the U.S.
David Gilbert
8.9.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Japan Has Built a Flying Car that Actually Works

The new vehicle reached a height of three metres and hovered for about a minute.
Meera Navlakha
Gavin Butler
8.6.19
News

Japan Just Carried Out Its First Execution of the Year

The country joins the United States as the only two developed democracies in the world to carry out the death penalty.
Meera Navlakha
8.5.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Tamil Nadu Is An Unexpected Japanese Haven in South India

Japanese expatriates and businesses alike have found reason to call this Southern Indian state home, leading to great cultural exchange.
Meera Navlakha
7.29.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Medals at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Will Be Made From Recycled Phones

Nothing like being a good sport with some environmentally-conscious bling.
Shamani Joshi
7.29.19
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