A Japanese engineer named Atsushi Shimizu has designed a new type of wind turbine that can harness energy from something more powerful than a strong breeze. Shimizu's creation, which looks like a huge,
Better get it before Tokyo changes its signs ahead of the 2020 Olympics! There are many reasons to go to Tokyo: the food, the shopping, the museums, the culture, and, if you’re a design nerd like us, signage.
Zhang Deyang, who never married or had kids, organised his own funeral and invited friends and family A Chinese man has held a funeral for himself just to see how many people would turn up. Zhang Deyang
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess is the subject of an upcoming manga series, which launches in Japan next week. Starting Feb. 8, the manga will be serialized exclusively on publisher Shogakukan's
At the beginning of this year, visual artist and graphic designer Ruby Silvious embarked on a quirky, personal experiment, set to last for 363 days. She decided to repurpose soggy and stained tea bags
Black-tie, informal, business casual — what does it all actually mean? In order to demystify invitation dress codes, we consulted "The Pocket Butler," an etiquette guide written by longtime butler Charles