Time travel Anime inspires solution to puzzling math problem

An anime math problem? My favorite.

Fantastically Real: Amazing Anime-Inspired Technology

What is it about anime that makes an otaku out of a person?  An otaku – someone obsessed with a hobby or interest like anime – stays locked up in his room, shuts off from the rest of the world, and watches hundreds of episodes of his favorite Japanese cartoons.  Anime, unlike your usual cartoon, is actually not just for