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Japan Introduces Glow-in-the-Dark Manhole Covers
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Japan Introduces Glow-in-the-Dark Manhole Covers

The Japanese city of Tokorozawa recently unveiled an initiative that will please both manhole cover obsessives and anime fans. The manhole covers, which illuminate via solar-powered LED lights from dusk until 2am each day, feature more than two dozen anime and sci-fi animation characters from 23 different franchises. Here’s a short video about the Tokorozawa…