science

Looking for a more accessible “Ramen Broth Hardening Powder”? Look no further!

If you’re looking for a good way to dispose of your leftover over ramen broth, but can’t get Cup Noodle’s powder, try this.

Read More

We try out Nissin’s new Cup Noodle Broth Hardening Powder to see if it really works

Our reporter experiments…and learns the importance of not throwing your ramen broth down the sink

Read More

Japanese supercomputer finds the reason some baseball pitches can suddenly drop near home plate

Why have a supercomputer if you can’t use it to figure out how a two-seamer works?

Read More

New color-changing cat sand from Japan reaches crowdfunding goal

This cat sand changes color to tell you about what’s wrong with your cat’s waste!

Read More

Japanese sea slugs found to remove their own heads and grow new bodies from them

Sometimes science is stranger than science-fiction.

Read More

How was last week’s earthquake judged to be an aftershock of the 2011 Tohoku disaster?

Earthquakes have always been largely a guessing game, and this one is no different.

Read More

Common ramen ingredient found highly effective at clearing up radioactive contamination

Ramen-loving researcher mixes business with pleasure.

Read More

Japanese monks want to create new temple…in space!

A Kyoto expansion 1,100 years in the making.

Read More

Nara University study finds some common teas can neutralize COVID-19

Let’s hope this doesn’t turn into another buying frenzy.

Read More

First new Japanese cockroach species in 35 years discovered by scientists【Photos】

Eureka!

Read More

Japanese museum to hold “wonder” exhibit packed with marvelous curiosities from nature

Come to the Kadokawa Culture Museum to witness wonders like this guy’s big, blue face!

Read More

Nagoya University develops rice plant that grows pure sugar

Would a rice by any other genome taste as sweet?

Read More

Japanese inventors create robot girlfriend hand for lonely people to hold and walk with【Video】

A ton of thought went into the clever device, which actually has some heartwarming goals.

Read More

There’s now a moving Gundam anime robot model that you can control with your brain【Video】

Psycommu technology goes from anime sci-fi to real-world science.

Read More

World-first confirmation that masks can protect you from coronavirus【Video】

Japanese researchers use mannequin heads to prove that face coverings really do work against COVID-19.

Read More

The number of doctorate students in Japan is now almost half of what it was 17 years ago

Japan’s booming science industries might need workplace reform if they want to continue hiring qualified workers. 

Read More

America gets a bad case of “crazy worms” from Japan

Ecosystems in America are going off the rails on a crazy worm.

Read More

Japan’s JAXA wants to build a fuel processing plant on the surface of the moon

Project would lead to easier exploration of lunar surface.

Read More

What’s going on in this crazy beautiful picture of Mt. Fuji?

It’s aliens, right?

Read More

Kyoto Animation arsonist’s treatments yield major advancement in skin transplantation

At least he hasn’t been a complete waste of oxygen this whole time.

Read More

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. ...
  9. 16