The cosmetics retailer is providing much-needed income in this now-marginalized area of Japan
Camouflaged bridge offers new options for urban industrial design.
After its community was hit by a giant earthquake, Christchurch, New Zealand looked for more temporary yet still effective building practices.
In our daily stroll through the PK archive we discover a presentation on how rebuilding is being undertaken after the devastating earthquake in Japan.
In our daily stroll through the PechaKucha archive we discover a presentation on how to build small cheap houses, that can then be added onto, making larger structures.
The international design hub shares the best technique for artistically capturing our natural resources and inspiration from disaster ravaged landscapes.
In a natural disaster, you might see people putting on these eco-friendly totes.
New Zealand's Anglican church will build the temporary structure as it works on a permanent replacement.
This emergency fiberglass shelter, to be used in the case of another massive tsunami, is equipped with a lookout window and breathing holes.
After the earthquake in Japan devastated many of Toyota's suppliers, the company has decided to prioritize Prius production.
Palladium hires Pharrell Williams to star in Tokyo Rising, a short documentary on the aftermath of Japan's earthquake and tsunami disaster.
Apple knows how to cater to its market. The iOS5 for Japan, one of the most earth-quake-prone countries in the world, is to come with an early earthquake warning feature.
In today's column from luxury magazine, Monocle, we learn that Japan is looking at geothermal energy, as a way to power the nation, but businesses in the hot spring industry fear it would deplete their sources.