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Cell phone video captures uncertainty on Korean ferry

Cell phone video captures uncertainty on Korean ferry

Officials recover the confused and desperate final moments from one teenage victim's phone
Gallery: What 100,000 people are lining up (in frustration) to see at Yeosu World Expo

Gallery: What 100,000 people are lining up (in frustration) to see at Yeosu World Expo

Are the Beluga whales and the world's largest gathering of robots worth traveling for? You decide
Gallery: The unseen face of Pyongyang

Gallery: The unseen face of Pyongyang

German architect publishes English, German and now Korean guide to North Korea's mysterious capital
Super cars and avatars: Seoul's mind-blowing future technology museum

Super cars and avatars: Seoul's mind-blowing future technology museum

At SK Telecom's T.um, you can charge your car at electric stations and change your wallpaper with a sweep of your arms
Flight 370: Underwater drone finds nothing

Flight 370: Underwater drone finds nothing

After seven misisons and half the targeted area scanned, no signs of the Malaysia Airlines jet
iReport: My favorite Korean food

iReport: My favorite Korean food

iReporters have impeccable taste. They prove it with this review of Korea's best dishes
First distress call on S. Korean ferry from passenger

First distress call on S. Korean ferry from passenger

Reports emerge that a boy dialled emergency services to say "Help us. The boat is sinking" three minutes before the crew made a distress call
Gallery: South Korea through the eyes of foreigners

Gallery: South Korea through the eyes of foreigners

Last month, 50 foreign photographers living in South Korea shared their favorite pictures of the country in an exhibition in Seoul. Here are the best
Rescue operation as South Korean passenger ship sinks

Rescue operation as South Korean passenger ship sinks

A South Korean ship, with around 450 passengers on board, is sinking off the country's southwest coast
Gallery: A year in the life of a travel photographer

Gallery: A year in the life of a travel photographer

Photographer Julie Mayfeng endures heat, backpacks and bedbugs, all so you can marvel at her incredible talent
Gallery: How dead airplanes get a second life

Gallery: How dead airplanes get a second life

Visionaries are building everything from sexy furniture to rainforest hotels out of airplane parts
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