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Wedding Bells Are Ringing in Asia's Most Romantic Destinations

WEDDING BELLS ARE RINGING IN ASIA'S MOST ROMANTIC DESTINATIONS

Pledging to spend the rest of your life with the one you love is already momentous enough, but these days, many couples are choosing...

Tourists can tour Japanese cities in go-karts dressed like the characters from Mario Kart

TOURISTS CAN TOUR JAPANESE CITIES IN GO-KARTS DRESSED LIKE THE CHARACTERS FROM MARIO KART

MariCAR tours allow fans of Mario Kart - or anyone who's partial to a zany outing - to dress as characters from it and tour Tokyo,...

 
 
 
Slow Food Fest in Ryukyu 2018: Protecting Okinawa's Gastronomic Heritage

SLOW FOOD FEST IN RYUKYU 2018: PROTECTING OKINAWA'S GASTRONOMIC HERITAGE

Slow Food Fest in Ryukyu 2018 took place on April 14 and 15 at Aiai Farm in Nakijin, Okinawa. The purpose of the event was to gather...

Amazing uncovered photos of famed war journalist Ernie Pyle show a rarely seen side of World War II

AMAZING UNCOVERED PHOTOS OF FAMED WAR JOURNALIST ERNIE PYLE SHOW A RARELY SEEN SIDE OF WORLD WAR II

National Archives The National Archives released a number of photos of famed World War II war correspondent Ernie Pyle on Wednesday...

 
 
 
Japanese boy injured after window falls off US Marine chopper

JAPANESE BOY INJURED AFTER WINDOW FALLS OFF US MARINE CHOPPER

TOKYO - Japanese officials say a boy was injured in Okinawa when a metal window frame fell from a U.S. military helicopter, escalating...

Retired US Marine sentenced to life in Japan for rape-murder of Okinawa woman

RETIRED US MARINE SENTENCED TO LIFE IN JAPAN FOR RAPE-MURDER OF OKINAWA WOMAN

A former US Marine has been sentenced to life in prison by a Japanese court. The 33-year-old, who was a civilian worker at a US base...

 
 
 
US Navy aircraft with 11 on board crashes into ocean southeast of Okinawa

US NAVY AIRCRAFT WITH 11 ON BOARD CRASHES INTO OCEAN SOUTHEAST OF OKINAWA

A US Navy aircraft has crashed into the Philippine Sea with 11 crew and passengers on board. In a statement, the US 7th Fleet commander...

US Navy aircraft crashes into ocean off Japan

US NAVY AIRCRAFT CRASHES INTO OCEAN OFF JAPAN

A United States Navy aircraft carrying 11 crew and passengers has crashed into the ocean southeast of Okinawa.

 
 
 
US military truck crash kills elderly civilian in Okinawa, Japan

US MILITARY TRUCK CRASH KILLS ELDERLY CIVILIAN IN OKINAWA, JAPAN

A US military truck collided with a light vehicle in Okinawa, Japan, killing an elderly civilian, local media reports. The driver,...

VA Collects Medical Evidence from Overseas Vets to Process Claims

VA COLLECTS MEDICAL EVIDENCE FROM OVERSEAS VETS TO PROCESS CLAIMS

VA is reaching out to ensure Veterans receive the care they've earned. For the first time, VA has implemented a program to travel to...

 
 
 
Goya Champuru ゴーヤチャンプルー

GOYA CHAMPURU ゴーヤチャンプルー

Okinawa's most iconic Goya Champuru is a stir fry dish with bitter melon, tofu, egg, and pork belly. This popular savory dish is a...

Review Paper Showcases Clinical Applications for SMRT Sequencing

REVIEW PAPER SHOWCASES CLINICAL APPLICATIONS FOR SMRT SEQUENCING

Researchers from the Okinawa Institute of Advanced Sciences published a compelling review article describing several recent clinically...

 
 
 
SHINMINKA / ISSHOArchitects

SHINMINKA / ISSHOARCHITECTS

© Koichi Torimura Architects: ISSHOArchitects Location: Motobu, Kunigami District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan Architect In Charge: JUN...