The Asahi Shimbun Weekly
A snowblower discharge snow outside the road during the snow removal operation at the Tateyama-Kurobe Alpine Route on January 27, 2014 in Tateyama, Toyama, Japan. The road, connecting Toyama and Nagano prefectures, is closed during...More
January 27, 2014 License
Skiers enjoy the scenery of ice coated trees at the Zao Onsen Ski Resort on January 30, 2014 in Zao, Yamagata, Japan.
January 30, 2014 License
Dozens of spherical devices named 'Pollen Robo' that use their 'mouths' to measure the amount of pollen in the air are seen at the Weathernews Inc.'s office on January 28, 2014 in Chiba, Japan. The round robot inhales air through its...More
January 28, 2014 License
In this aerial photo, a roundabout is seen on January 27, 2014 in Moriyama, Shiga, Japan. As the roundabouts are not common in Japan, this roundabout was installed as a social experiment to investigate its safety and to gather data...More
The Olympic Cauldron is tested by fire crews at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Park in the Costal Cluster on January 27, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.
Caretaker Prime Minister of Thailand Yingluck Shinawatra votes during the general election on February 2, 2014 in Bangkok, Thailand. Apart from a few scuffles voting was relatively peaceful, a day after seven people were wounded by...More
February 02, 2014 License
A large crowd hears a candidate's campaign speech for the Tokyo gubernatorial election in the Ginza shopping district on February 2, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan.
In this aerial image, a large crowd hears a candidate's campaign speech for the Tokyo gubernatorial election in the Ginza shopping district on February 2, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan.