Sign up for the Left Field newsletter

You have been successfully added to our newsletter.

Let our news meet your inbox

leftfield

The one percent of Japan living in isolation as shut-ins

copied!

Experts estimate that one percent of Japanese residents are living in near-complete isolation from the rest of society, often due to anxieties and social fears.Oct.05.2017

Originals

  • Meet Mama Cat, the Chef Saving St. Louis with Spaghetti

    04:54
  • Why silver medalists seem like the saddest people at the Olympics

    02:01
  • How America's love of watching sports created superhuman athletes

    02:38
  • Colombia's cash crop: flowers for Valentine's Day

    08:49
  • Hawaii's communication breakdown and how going ham could save us

    07:23
  • Sexual harassment training—a brief history

    02:54
MORE FROM leftfield