South Korean artist Yunchul Kim—winner of CERN’s COLLIDE International Award 2016—makes art through a process that physicists can relate to. [Physics 10, 45] Published Wed Apr 26, 2017
Virtually all commentators on North Korea and its conflict with the US over Kim Jong-un and his late father Kim Jong-il’s quest to develop nuclear weapons have focused on the bizarre personalities and extreme brutality of both hereditary “monarchs” in their totalitarian state. Show More Summary
Korean beauty products are famous for being innovative, offering skin-loving ingredients and, frequently, adorable packaging. The over-the-top cute factor of K-beauty is one of the reasons the category has surged in popularity in recent years. Show More Summary
Though highly unusual, the briefings do not necessarily reflect a security crisis is imminent, although military tensions are rising on the divided Korean Peninsula. A senior Democratic senator says he does not understand the Trump administration's...Show More Summary
Adm. Harris countered recent reports f that the Vinson and its escort ships were not equipped to fend off a North Korean attack.
Korean beauty products are famous for being innovative, offering skin-loving ingredients, and frequently, adorable packaging. The over-the-top cute factor of K-beauty is one of the reasons the category has surged in popularity in recent years. Show More Summary
The US military’s top commander in the Pacific has said an advanced missile defence system in South Korea aims to bring North Korean leader Kim Jong-un “to his senses, not to his knees”. Adm Harry Harris, head of US Pacific Command, told Congress the US would be ready “with the best technology” to defeat any […]
The armed forces’ treatment of gay service members has become an issue in the presidential race, with the leading candidate saying he opposes homosexuality.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ahead of an extraordinary White House briefing for senators, close ally South Korea on Wednesday started installing key parts of a contentious U.S. defense system against missiles from North Korea. And America's Pacific commander said any North Korean missile fired at U.S. forces would be destroyed.
Russia’s Security Council chief accused external powers of pushing Pyongyang and Seoul toward war.
The US admiral who ordered an aircraft carrier and other warships toward the Korean Peninsula in a much-hyped deployment took responsibility Wednesday for any "confusion" after the ships sailed in the opposite direction. Amid soaring...Show More Summary
The armada is due to arrive in the Korean Peninsula later this week.
Last week, Highsnobiety teamed up with MACHINE-A, H. LORENZO and SHOWstudio to launch South Korean fashion designer KANGHYUK’s inaugural collection. The rising designer first came into the spotlight after graduating from the Royal College...Show More Summary
The frustration never seems to end for Hyundai executives. After last year’s Korean labor strife and political scandal, the brand now faces flagging fortunes in the all-important North American market, all thanks to a car-heavy lineup that once guaranteed piles of profit. Show More Summary
A man who defected from North Korea has described what it was like to be gay in the hermit kingdom. Jang Yeong-jin crossed the border into China in 1966 and spent more than a year struggling to find his way to South Korea where defectors are treated… Read The post A North Korean Defector Shares What It’s Like to be Gay in the Pariah State: VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
As the USS Carl Vinson naval strike group approaches Korean waters, North Korea has sent a chilling warning of war to the U.S., vowing that its military is ready to fight to the bitter end, leaving “no man alive.” North Korea promised that if the U.S. Show More Summary
By Ju-min Park and Jack Kim SEOUL (Reuters) - The U.S. military started moving parts of the controversial THAAD anti-missile defense system to a deployment site in South Korea on Wednesday amid high tensions over North Korea's missile and nuclear programs. Show More Summary
Hours after a display of North Korean military power, rival South Korea announced Wednesday the installation of key parts of a contentious U.S. missile defense system meant to counter the North. South Korea's trumpeting of progress in setting up the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system, or...
Korean Air's 'Prestige Class' lounges are located at several airports throughout the globe. It is meant to provide a comfortable space for business and first class travelers to rest before their flight. Follow Tech Insider: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »