Forestry
*First broadcast on January 25, 2024.
Two thirds of Japan is covered in forest, and wood has long been the building material of choice. But today, forests are in poor condition. We look at current efforts to revitalize forestry in Japan.
Large wooden buildings are becoming more common in Japan, but why?
These lanterns feature a woodworking technique with over 1,400 years of history.
This liquor was safely made from wood. How does it taste?