korea

Vice Guide to Right Now

South Korea Trials Lazers on Road Crossings to Distract People From Their Phones

The country has one of the highest rates of pedestrian fatalities in the developed world.
Edoardo Liotta
3.20.19
South Korea

South Korea Is Giving Men Money to Buy a Bride to Save Its Shrinking Population

If you're a single man living in the country's rural areas, you may qualify for this marriage subsidy program.
Mustika Hapsoro
2.19.19
adventure

There’s Never Been a Better Time to Visit North Korea

2018 has been a landmark year. So is the 'hermit kingdom' finally opening up?
Tristan Kennedy
12.28.18
Music

The World's First Non-Korean K-Pop Group

We met up with the members of EXP Edition to find out why they’re trying to become the genre’s next breakout stars.
VICE Staff
11.26.18
VICE INTL

A Good Day to Die: Fake Funerals in South Korea

We head to Seoul to find out why so many Koreans are taking their own lives and why others are pretending to die in order to live better.
VICE Staff
11.21.18
Skateboarding

Hell and Marble: Inside South Korea's Skate Scene

Just 35 miles from the DMZ, skateboarding in Seoul is thriving.
Sander Hölsgens
4.3.18
Music

Rapper Hans. On the Move That Made Him Finally Feel He Fit In

Growing up Korean and Kiwi in small-town New Zealand can be confusing.
Hussein Moses
3.26.18
lookalikes

Australian Kim Jong-Un Impersonator Thrown Out of the Olympics by Security

"Unfortunately, they did not have a sense of humour.”​
VICE Staff
2.15.18
NORTH KOREA

What I've Learned as a Tour Guide in North Korea

Rollerskating, sex jokes, and Leo in "Titanic." This is what young people in DPRK love.
Maddison Connaughton
1.23.18
VICE News

Why Wooden Boats Crewed By Skeletons Keep Beaching On Japanese Shores

A "ghost ship" carrying eight dead bodies is the fourth boat to wash up this month.
Tim Hume
11.28.17
News of Zealand

News of Zealand: Andrew Little Weighs Up Labour Leadership

Labour sinks to new low in the polls, taxpayers could pay for toxic coal mine clean-up, Sydney bomb plot arrests and Turkish women march against dress code.
VICE Staff
95 bFM
7.30.17
NORTH KOREA

Let's Go Over All Trump's Bad Options on North Korea

We called an expert to go through the pros and cons of potential US responses to Kim Jong Un's new missile.
Mike Pearl
7.6.17
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