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Luxury cruise ships will serve as temporary hotels to offset the Tokyo hotel shortage during the Olympics.

Tokyo will be short an estimated 14,000 hotel rooms each day of the 2020 Olympics, and the city is scrambling to find alternatives for the flood of vi...

To offset the expected shortage, the city is rushing to build new luxury hotels and even turning cruise ships into temporary floating hotels.

This robot ‘dog’ can climb ladders, a first for four-legged robots

The robot uses a 3D camera, touch and force sensors on its claws, and a self-training neural network to scale ladders.
Some of Tokyo's prettiest desserts are giant and colorful.

13 of the most Instagrammable foods in Tokyo

From rainbow-colored cotton candy to Hello Kitty-shaped desserts, here are some of the most unique eats you can find in this Japanese city.
Nintendo mascot Super Mario greets customers at Nintendo Tokyo, the company's first retail store in Japan.

Nintendo’s first store in Japan opens this Friday, and it looks like a Nintendo-lover’s paradise — here’s what it’s like...

Nintendo Tokyo is Nintendo's very first retail store in Japan and we just got our first look inside as it prepares for a grand opening.

Singapore beats Tokyo and Sydney to take top spot in APAC investment market: ULI and PwC

Singapore saw a 73% year-on-year growth in the first half of the year to US$4 billion in deals.

Tokyo has been named the best big city of 2019. These beautiful photos will make you want to visit ASAP.

Tokyo, Japan, took the top spot in Condé Nast Traveler's annual Reader's Choice Survey thanks to its city views, nature sites, and delicious cuisine.
Platform Conductor, Ikebukuro Station, 1976.

22 nostalgic photos that show what Tokyo looked like in the 1970s

In his book, "Tokyo-Yokosuka 1976-83," photographer Greg Girard offers a rare glimpse into what the capital of Japan looked like in the mid-1970s.

Japanese stalker tracks down idol by zooming in on reflection in her eyes on photos, then sexually assaults her

The man narrowed down the area using Google Street View after enlarging her social media photos to reveal scenery and landmarks.
A man walks down a flooded road in Islip, New York in 2014.

Goldman Sachs released a 34-page analysis of the effects of climate change. And the results are terrifying.

Half the population lives in cities, many in areas less than 10 meters above sea level, and should "start investing in adaptation now," Goldman said.
The entrance to the Dream suite at the Other Place hotel in Guilin Litopia, China.

The 5 new hotels around the world with the most incredible design, according to experts

The 2019 Dezeen Awards released its interior design shortlist. From Tulum to Amsterdam, take a look inside five of the incredible hotels it featured.