Inside One of Japan's Oldest Restaurants

You like noodles, right? I sure do. Especially soba noodles. And Kyoto's Honke Owariya is famous for its soba noodles. That, and being very, very old. » 12/09/14 4:30am 12/09/14 4:30am

"Dog Noodles" Are Now Available in Japan

What's wrong with dog food? Can't we just feed our four-legged friends dog food? No, it seems, we cannot. Enter "Dog Noodles." These are noodles for dogs. » 9/25/14 4:00am 9/25/14 4:00am

Samurai Dazzles with Soccer Tricks

For this year's World Cup, Japanese noodle company Nissin thought it would be a good idea to send Red Bull athlete Kotaro Tokuda to Brazil. To do soccer tricks. In samurai gear. » 6/10/14 5:00am 6/10/14 5:00am

A Look at Japan's Modern Day Samurai

You might think that the samurai no longer exist in Japan. That the samurai officially vanished when they were banned from carrying swords in the late 19th century. That might be true, but samurai still exist in Japan. Today, they just wield glowsticks instead. » 3/28/14 4:40am 3/28/14 4:40am