This Pikachu and Piplup lamp we got free with a magazine is way cuter than it has any right to be

So we just get this with the magazine? We don’t even have to go to the Pokémon Center store?

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Daiso will help you warp your reflection with a psychedelic infinity mirror for under five bucks!

Japan’s economical provider of weird products does it again, with a battery powered infinity mirror light. Who doesn’t need one of those?

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Of course you’ll talk to this Pikachu lamp from Japan, so it talks back and dances too!【Video】

After lighting up our lives, the Pokémon mascot is now ready to light up our homes.

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Spinning fiber optic light lets users cradle a swirling ball of energy in their hands

Home gadget meant for decoration doubles as Naruto’s Rasengan!

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We couldn’t believe it when we found a pair of extremely comfortable socks for only 100 yen

When was the last time you bought a pair of socks for only US$0.89?

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Petition to boycott Netflix adaption of Death Note reaches Japan, netizens share reactions online

How do the people feel about the petition, casting, and recently released teaser trailer for Death Note in its country of origin?
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This bookmark will both save your page and light your way to the next one

An elegant and simple aid for avid readers has arrived.

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Clear cube necklace lets you carry all the colors of the rainbow with you to match any outfit

Lovers of science, color, and pretty, shiny things in general will also love this beautiful “Spectrum Cube” necklace!

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Cute bedside lamp promises to clean the air around you, give you better skin as you sleep

Japanese electronics maker Sharp has announced their latest product – this adorable bedside lamp that emits what they call ‘plasmacluster ions’. No, they are unfortunately not going to be the baby blue and pink beads you see drifting into the air in the illustration. However, these plasmacluster ions supposedly have anti-bacterial properties.

All you need to do is plug in your lamp and it will not only purify your air, but also improve your sleep and the condition of your skin! Now, that sounds like a good deal if it really works.

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Sharp Unveils New “Cherry Blossom” Light that Aids Concentration

We have to hand it to Sharp Electronics, no matter how many times industry pundits herald its downfall, the company pulls something innovative out of the bag. This time, the people that brought you ion cluster photocopiers and solar panel windows has unveiled a new ceiling light that it claims can actually help people in the room maintain focus while studying, and actually inspire productivity.

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Bygone Fishing Technique Becomes Beautiful Modern Day Work of Art


Fishermen all over the world know that lights are good for fishing.  Insects are attracted to light and fish are attracted to insects, so they have evolved to also be attracted to light as well.

Even underwater, tiny organisms like plankton and shrimp are drawn to lights which draw small fish.  The small fish also invite larger fish which can be caught by a fisherman smart enough to put the light there in the first place.

Many fishing boats are equipped with powerful spot lights intended to attract fish, and lights can be bought and installed under docks with the same purpose.

In Taiwan, this technique takes on a dramatic flair using actual flares.  This beautiful and unique style of fishing was filmed by Kenny Chen who released a sample trailer for us all to see.

Let’s take a look!

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