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Meet the Hillary Clinton of Japan

Nancy Snow | Posted 01.27.2014 | World
Nancy Snow

Japan is teeming with exceptionally hard-working, bright and articulate women who could be Japan's leading indicators of success.

Meatless Monday: The Art(isan) of Vegan Cheese -- Miyoko Schinner

Ellen Kanner | Posted 07.20.2013 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Why bother making your own vegan cheese when you can buy it? "I don't want to put down any other cheeses, but you get this artificial chemical flavor in your mouth," says the "Vegan Mashup" star. "I don't consider that food. I'm all about real food."

Ramen Is Racist

Anneli Rufus | Posted 08.02.2011 | Home
Anneli Rufus

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Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation 'Silly Shirts' Tradition Nixed For 2010 Japan Summit (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The choice to host this year's Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Japan has reportedly resulted in the loss of a tradition simultaneou...

Japan Wants To Sell Energy-Efficient 'Smart' Cities To The World

AP | TOMOKO A. HOSAKA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

CHIBA, Japan — There were gadgets and robots galore at Japan's premier electronics show this week. But one of the biggest attractions wasn't any...

PHOTOS: The World's Most Extraordinary Clocks

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Although Saudi Arabia's new Mecca Clock is set to dwarf many of them in sheer scope, clocks have been a focal point for many international cities for ...

Nissan Leaf EV: One Man's Vision, Now Reality

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

When Nissan introduced their close-to-production Leaf electric vehicle yesterday, we caught a glimpse of transportation's future. You can bet that today oil companies are somewhat nervous.

Will Detroit Budget Cuts Doom US in World EV Market?

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

The perfect financial storm decimating the US auto sector could result in the nation's largest manufacturing industry falling even farther behind overseas competitors when it comes to EVs.