Published by Julie Kent on February 24, 2014 - 3:18pm
A new picture of the Korean Peninsula taken by astronauts on the International Space Station at night on January 30, which was released on Monday by NASA, shows just how different life is in North Korea than in South Korea.
Published by Julie Kent on January 25, 2014 - 8:33pm
There are still parts of the United States that don't have 3G, let alone 4G, mobile internet service, but the technologically advanced nation of South Korea is planning to roll out blazing fast 5G service.
Published by Julie Kent on December 14, 2013 - 9:58am
On Saturday, China successfully completed the first soft landing of a space probe on the moon in nearly forty years, marking the next stage in the communist country's ambitious space program with an eventual goal of getting a Chinese astronaut to set foot on the moon.
Published by Julie Kent on December 3, 2013 - 8:59am
The United States captured one of the largest submarines ever built by the Japanese during World War II, and the U.S. Navy intentionally scuttled the gigantic sub during the war. Unfortunately, the exact location of the submarine was subsequently lost for a number of decades.
According to the state-run Xinhua News Agency, China is about to slightly relax is decades-long one-child policy, and as a part of efforts to improve human rights, China also announced that it will get rid of labor camps.
Published by Julie Kent on November 5, 2013 - 7:59am
The very first pieces of debris from the devastating tsuanmi that struck Japan after a deadly earthquake in 2011 began reaching U.S. shores earlier this year. The first documented tsunami debris to reach California arrived in April, and there is a lot more still on the way.
Published by Julie Kent on October 25, 2013 - 2:30pm
A 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck off the eastern coast of Japan near the Fukushima region, reported the U.S. Geological Service. The quake's epicenter was located 231 miles east of Japan's Honshu Island at a depth of 6 miles, and was felt as far away as Tokyo 300 miles away.