Making Sense of the Corruption Scandal Bringing Down South Korea's President
A soap opera–esque scandal centered around the alleged antics of a "shadow president" has revealed deeper problems in South Korean society.
Doing Nothing Has Become a Sport in South Korea
The Space Out Competition, held in South Korea every year, is a contest to see who can stare off into space the longest without losing focus or dozing off.
The Canadian Military Is Playing War Games Aimed at Russia
At a time when the spectre of the Russian military is high on the minds of European countries fearful of the next Ukraine, Canada's Department of National Defence is playing tough with President Vladimir Putin.
Visiting Seoul's Artificial Limb District
There's a street in the Garwol-dong neighbourhood lined with shops selling handcrafted prosthetic arms, legs, toes, fingers, eyes, breasts, lips and every other body part imaginable.