Japanese Subway Grows Its Own Hydroponic Lettuce

Imagine a Utopian future, one where not only could you score an affordable foot's length of sub from a dispensary on every street corner, but one where every said sub-dispensary actually grew their own raw ingredients. » 7/19/10 8:59am 7/19/10 8:59am

Japan's Subway Etiquette Posters Warn of Drunkeness, Cuddling and…

Since 2008, Japan's subways have kindly asked that you do certain things at home, the beach or in your yard—anywhere but the train. But without reading the text, these images leave a lot of room for my misinterpretation... » 12/09/09 12:00pm 12/09/09 12:00pm

Yamanote Train Bank Lays Down Tracks To Financial Savings

What better place to save your yen than this adorable bank in the shape of Japan's iconic Yamanote subway train? Each deposit triggers the bank to play a melody from a randomly chosen Yamanote station. » 12/17/08 2:00am 12/17/08 2:00am