Country

South Korea

DMZ: Stuck in Neutral

With a delegation marooned inside the no man's land between North and South Korea since 1953, Switzerland maintains fragile ties with the North.

Korea Flashpoint: Disputed Yellow Sea Boundary

Fresh trenches, sandbag fortifications, Cobra attack helicopters—and no negotiated resolution to the boundary dispute—cast a shadow on the future of South Korea's Yellow Sea islanders.

Will South Korea Get the Bomb?

With the threat from North Korea growing and new insecurity about the reliability of the U.S. alliance, support is growing inside South Korea for the country to have its own nuclear weapon.

Wasted

About a third of all the food we produce goes to waste. What we thoughtlessly leave to rot in fields, landfills, and our own refrigerators could alleviate world hunger and help reverse climate change.

Meet the Journalist: Karim Chrobog

Pulitzer grantee Karim Chrobog reports on South Korea's innovative food recycling program–and compares it to the US, where 30 to 40 percent of what is grown and raised in the United States is wasted.

Waste disposal

What is the most efficient way to reduce the amount of waste? Can we ever reach the point of waste elimination?

Museum of Current Crises

This lesson plan outlines a project that allows students the opportunity to connect with a contemporary crisis somewhere in the world.

Getting the Word Out About Food Waste

Students analyze reporting about food waste in D.C. and South Korea. They then create their own media plans on reporting food waste issues in their communities.