An eruption of Mt. Baekdu on the border between North Korea and China could cause up to W11.2 trillion in damage to South Korea, geologists speculate (US$1=W1,094).
The scientists from Pusan National University studied the potential damage from a powerful volcanic eruption followed by a northeasterly wind that sends volcanic dust across South Korea...More
When the musical " Hero ", which tells the story of Korean independence fighter Ahn Jung-geun, was staged in Harbin, China in February, it was not the lead actor but a young actress who got most of the spotlight.
Jobseekers are scrambling to remove their tattoos to improve the odds of landing a job.
Tattoos were once the hallmark of gangsters here, but more recently they have become nearly as fashionable as elsewhere in the world...More
Three musicians - pianist Ji-yong, double bassist Sung Min-je and multi-genre artist Jung Jae-il - will collaborate at the upcoming DITTO Festival...More
Professor Bae Sang-min is standing behind the lamps he created, which he made in New York using recyclable materials. According to Bae, the habit of writing down ideas leads a person to think. He says that one thought will lead to another, which will eventually turn into an idea. By Kwon Hyuk-jae
Renowned product designer Bae Sang-min says his dissatisfaction with continuously producing "beautiful rubbish" sparked his return to Korea from New York in 2005...More
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2015 51st PaekSang Arts Awards