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Legendary swordsmith close to replicating legendary sword

Korehira Watanabe is one of the last remaining Japanese swordsmiths … Continue reading


Tobu Tower Sky Tree Co. shows off beautifully designed staff uniforms

November 4, 200 days before the Sky Tree opens in May 2012, a press event was held to introduce the uniforms of Sky Tree staff. Continue reading

The Tokyo Sky Tree’s secret weapon against earthquakes

The above is not a side-by-side comparison of the size of the Tokyo Sky Tree and some ancient gigantic pagoda. However, it is a side-by-side comparison of the technology used in creating a tall, stable structure. The frequency of earthquakes … Continue reading