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You COULD eat a terrifying octopus egg in Japan, but SHOULD you? Let’s find out!【Taste test】

A chance encounter at a Tokyo fish market fills us with intrigue/dread, and things don’t get any less scary when we tear it open.

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Barricades placed on Mt. Fuji as mountain officially closes because of coronavirus【Video】

Surveillance camera, alarm installed to discourage the uninformed and unconcerned.

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Tasting Starbucks’ Sesame Almond Tofu Frappuccino, the drink you can’t get in Japan or the U.S.

You can’t get this new treat in Starbucks’ home country or the land of Frappuccino plenty, but we just tried it for ourselves.

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Kyoto cafe with unfortunate name, gorgeous sandwiches keeps getting mistaken for e-commerce giant

If only the owner’s dad had been able to see into the future…

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Oh shiitake! How to grow your own with Japan’s super-easy mushroom cultivation kit【Photos】

Home gardening doesn’t get any easier, or much quicker, than this!

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Tokyo Disneyland will require visitors to wear masks indoors when it reopens next month

♪M I C-K E Y, please wear your mask.♪

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Coronavirus leads to the creation of haunted drive-in in Tokyo this summer【Photos】

Pandemic is changing how haunted houses work in Japan, but the terrifying show will go on.

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Make sushi in seconds with smart ingredient hack from Don Quijote

Lazy cooks can now feel like sushi pros.

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11 different ways to say “father” in Japanese

Otou-san is just the tip of the paternal iceberg.
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McDonald’s Japan’s Hokkaido Melon dessert drinks – the latest sign of life getting back to normal

The signature fruit of Japan’s northern island is ready to delight sweets fans across the country.

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After months of closure, Sanrio Puroland stages for re-opening in mid-July

For all lovers of pastel, cute things, and cartoon characters (especially Hello Kitty) alike. 

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Man in Tokyo tries to pay for sex with toy check

Kids’ plaything and adult services don’t mix well.

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How to turn leftover tempura into fried rice (or why to buy all the takeout tempura you can)

We venture into new territory in our latest trip into the SoraKitchen.

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You can now get shaved ice ramen in Japan, and it’s painfully delicious【Taste test】

There’s a lot to love here, and also two things to be careful of.

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Kyoto woman arrested for stealing cat from pet shop, offers strange justification to police

Straight-up theft, or miraculous reunion?

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Toyama Prefectural University able to locate potential COVID-19 clusters from raw sewage

You too might be able to save lives just by staying regular!

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Hello Kitty doesn’t have a mouth, so how does she video chat with fans? We find out!

A meet-and-greet with a mute, mouthless Sanrio character? Sounds good!

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SoraNews24 staff smells boss’ unwashed socks that have been worn for five-days straight

Look, we don’t come to your job and question everything that you do.

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Nara deer heading farther outside park during the coronavirus outbreak, but will they come back?

The animals are the symbol of the city, but our local reporter is worried they might be migrating away.

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Our reporter investigates the strangely named “shaved ice donburi” at a Tokyo cafe

“Donburi” usually refers to dishes eaten over a bowl of rice, so how could this concept possibly work?

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