Japan is an incredible country. What amazes us the most about the Land of the Rising Sun is that it rapidly produces lots of wonderful and useful things every year. We can’t help but admire all the beauty and splendor of Japanese culture, and we can’t wait to see the greatest achievements of Japanese creative minds used by the rest of the world.
We at Bright Side selected 16 cool things from Japan to tickle your imagination.Checkout the video below
The perspective images regarding the cool 16 things are illustrated below.
It Is Japan, Not The U.S., That Leads In Serious Technology
For nearly 25 years the business press has hardly had a good word to say about Japan. Since the Tokyo stock market crashed in the early 1990s, the conventional wisdom has been that the once hard-charging Japanese economy has become a has-been. Not only is it portrayed as posing no competitive challenge to the United States but it is a veritable laughing stock in the policymaking community.
Not everyone is buying the story, however – least of all Michael Sekora, a brilliant physicist and top former U.S. Defense Agency executive who in the 1980s headed Project Socrates, a Reagan administration program to determine why the United States was rapidly losing competitiveness in advanced industries. His brief, in which he directed a team of hundreds of analysts, was classified and encompassed both military and industrial technologies.