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A school girl soars twice her height in a standing version of a seesaw in Tokyo, Japan, November 1964.Photograph by Winfield Parks, National Geographic

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A school girl soars twice her height in a standing version of a seesaw in Tokyo, Japan, November 1964.Photograph by Winfield Parks, National Geographic

Why Tokyo’s Two Towers Embody Shift ‘From Modern to Postmodern’
The self-consciously futuristic Tokyo Tower is now an icon of the past, whereas the newer Tokyo Sky Tree’s traditionalism unmistakably fits into a 21st-century aesthetic.
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Why Tokyo’s Two Towers Embody Shift ‘From Modern to Postmodern’

The self-consciously futuristic Tokyo Tower is now an icon of the past, whereas the newer Tokyo Sky Tree’s traditionalism unmistakably fits into a 21st-century aesthetic.

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Multimedia: Downtown Tokyo ‘Office Farm’ Takes Green Building to New Heights

Tomatoes hang from conference room ceilings and herbs flower in hallway cubbies in Pasona Group’s Tokyo office, where urban agriculture has taken root — literally.

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Photo of the Day: Furry Friend in Japan
Female giant panda Shin Shin munches away on bamboo, bearing signs that she may be pregnant in Tokyo, Japan on May 28, 2013. (Yoshikazu Tsuno/AFP/Getty Images)
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Photo of the Day: Furry Friend in Japan

Female giant panda Shin Shin munches away on bamboo, bearing signs that she may be pregnant in Tokyo, Japan on May 28, 2013. (Yoshikazu Tsuno/AFP/Getty Images)

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Photo of the Day: A Petulant Puppy in Japan
A dog looks out the windown in Tokyo, Japan on May 13, 2013. (今 ゆっくりと 歩いていこう/Flickr)
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Photo of the Day: A Petulant Puppy in Japan

A dog looks out the windown in Tokyo, Japan on May 13, 2013. (今 ゆっくりと 歩いていこう/Flickr)

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Gallery: Maps and Photos Show Asia Does Mass Transit Bigger, Faster, Better

A compilation of subway maps and photos shows the dramatic development of mass transit in Asian cities over recent years.

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Photo of the Day: The Season’s First Snow in Japan
A view of the snow-covered countryside from a train heading to Tokyo, Japan on January 16, 2013. (lestaylorphoto/Flickr)
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Photo of the Day: The Season’s First Snow in Japan

A view of the snow-covered countryside from a train heading to Tokyo, Japan on January 16, 2013. (lestaylorphoto/Flickr)

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Photo of the Day: A Twinkling Constellation of Lights in Tokyo
Two people pause in front of twinkling Christmas lights in Tokyo, Japan on Decmeber 11, 2012. (lestaylorphoto/Flickr)
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Photo of the Day: A Twinkling Constellation of Lights in Tokyo

Two people pause in front of twinkling Christmas lights in Tokyo, Japan on Decmeber 11, 2012. (lestaylorphoto/Flickr)

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Interview: Tokyo Photographer Reaches New Heights in ‘Levitation’ Self-Portraits

Japanese photographer Natsumi Hayashi redefines “levitation” photography in her ongoing self-portrait project.

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Photo of the Day: Full Moon RIsing in Tokyo
The moon shines bright on a cloudy night in Tokyo, Japan on November 29, 2012. (takuhitosotome/Flickr)
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Photo of the Day: Full Moon RIsing in Tokyo

The moon shines bright on a cloudy night in Tokyo, Japan on November 29, 2012. (takuhitosotome/Flickr)

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