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Japan Keeps a Railway Station Running For One Girl

This story will make you believe that humanity isn’t dead. The Kami-Shirataki train station in the northernmost island of Hokkaido, Japan has been abandoned due to its remote location. But the train still comes only twice a day to pick only one, yes, only one passenger every day. Japan Railways decided to keep a train operational when they observed that a high school girl uses the train regularly to commute. Read More