Photo of the Day: Beautiful Obsolescence in Japan

Honda Sky scooter, a few years out of service, Hakone Yumoto, Japan on April 5, 2012. (Reed George /Flickr)

If you're wondering how this scooter managed to remain in such lush overgrowth for what seems to be years, "It's Japan," says George, the photographer responsible for this image "tough to get someone to steal something there, especially something used."

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