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Researchers in Japan are developing a brain-controlled robotic arm

It's all about multi-tasking, as participants were asked to utilize their own two hands while also using their brain to control a third robotic limb.  The research team at Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute in Japan says the
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How to use AC without breaking the bank (and ruining the Earth) this summer

The world is facing an environmental paradox.  It’s really, really hot outside. Temperatures in Paris this summer have climbed to nearly 100 degrees Fahrenheit. A city in Japan just recorded its first 106 degree day. Multiple cities in
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Apple's 6.1-inch iPhone to come in a bunch of new colors, but not the ones you thought

Apple's upcoming 6.1-inch iPhone — that's the cheap, LCD one — is rumored to come in a variety of colors unseen since the launch of iPhone 5c.  We've heard that in a July report by Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, but now Japanese blog
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Dramatic photos show the devastating flooding and landslides in Japan

Japan is experiencing what could be one of the worst weather-related disasters in its history, following the heaviest rainfall the country has experienced for decades. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe warned of a "race against time" to rescue flood victims
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Japan leaves touching thank you note and a spotless locker room after World Cup loss

If the World Cup was determined strictly on the basis of sportsmanship, Japan's team would win this thing no question. SEE ALSO: Anime theme brings Japan and Senegal fans together at the World Cup Sadly, though, that's not how it goes — as
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Japan and its fans give us the classiest World Cup exit we could hope for

While Monday's World Cup action gave us some typical Neymar antics, it also delivered a bittersweet moment of class. It happened following Japan's heartbreaking loss to Belgium.  SEE ALSO: Someone brought an IRL World Cup meme to a soccer match
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Anime theme brings Japan and Senegal fans together at the World Cup

Though Japan and Senegal fought to a draw on the pitch on Sunday at the World Cup, the teams' fans in the stands stood together in a unifying post-match moment of friendship that makes you think that maybe the world isn't such a dumpster fire after
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World Cup fans stuck around to pick up trash from stadiums

Japan and Senegal recorded stunning wins at the World Cup on Tuesday, and you'd expect their fans to be out celebrating. But before all that fun, supporters stayed back to tidy up their sections of the stadiums in videos that have gone viral. SEE
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Japanese railway company apologises for train leaving 25 seconds too early

Look, you wouldn't catch us complaining if a train left just that little bit early. But in Japan, where the railway system is famous for being consistently punctual, no more or less, leaving too soon doesn't quite fly with authorities. SEE ALSO:
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United stopped serving tomato juice on flights and people were FURIOUS

Just when you thought United Airlines couldn't upset anyone else, the airline stopped serving tomato juice on flights. 😱 Tomato juice lovers who stuck with United after the airline shamed leggings, violently removed a passenger from an

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