From its incredible history to its beautiful natural wonders, check out the most interesting articles and photographs of Japan from All That Is Interesting!
The Japanese Monks Who Mummified Themselves While Still Alive
This may be self-discipline at its most extreme.
The Atomic Bombing Of Nagaski Almost Didn’t Happen
Discover the seldom-heard story of the Nagasaki bombing -- how it happened and why it came very close to not happening at all.
When George Bush Was Almost Cannibalized
The gruesome military secret that remained hidden for decades.
Meet The Woman Whose Vagina Art Is Still Considered Obscene In Japan
This from the government that allows an annual penis festival.
Video Of The Day: Soon, You’ll Be Able To Buy A Floating Bonsai Plant
Think bonsais are boring? Wait until you see what they can do now.
What We Loved This Week, Jan. 24 – 30
He earned 30 billion dollars, killed countless people, and still found time for family.
Beyond The Bedroom: The Surprising History Of Prostitution Around The World
The surprising history of prostitution around the world goes way beyond the bedroom.