Category Archives: South Korea-S

South Korea Ferry Accident Kills 159 with 143 Missing.

April 25, 2014 – On Whiteboards, in Black Ink, Grim Descriptions of Those Lost as Ferry Sank: No. 150, a boy, had a snaggletooth. No. 111, a girl, was wearing pink slippers and an elastic hairband on her right wrist. … Continue reading

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A Day of Remembering

May 27, 2013 – A Day of Remembering: The Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington. 1st Lieutenant W. G. Foster U. S. Army Armor (Retired)

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World Tree Map – For the First Time.

May 6, 2013 – Global Map of Forest Height (above): Produced from NASA’s ICESAT/GLAS, MODIS and TRMM sensors. The map will advance scientists understanding of Earth’s forest habitats and their role in Earth’s carbon cycle. A NASA-led science team has … Continue reading

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North Korea Rebuffs U.S. on Talks – WSJ.com

April 17, 2013 – North Korea Issues New Warning to South Korea and the U.S.: North Korea said on Tuesday it wouldn’t consider rolling back its nuclear-weapons program in order to initiate dialogue with the U.S., rebuffing recent outreach from Washington … Continue reading

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As North Korea Seals Border, U.S. Bolsters Defenses – NYTimes.com

April 4, 2013 – North Korea Seals Border:  The United States announced Wednesday that it was speeding the deployment of an advanced missile defense system to Guam in the next few weeks, two years ahead of schedule in what the … Continue reading

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U.S. Moves Missile-Defense Ship Near Korea – WSJ.com

April 2, 2013 – Korean Situation Seen as Critical: The U.S. positioned a ship capable of shooting down ballistic missiles near the Korean peninsula, defense officials said, as South Korea President Park Geun-hye called for “strong retaliation” against any provocations … Continue reading

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Korean Peninsula Situation Heats Up.

April 1, 2013 – It’s April Fools But This is no Joke: U.S. Ups Its Show of Force in Korea:  The U.S. flew F-22 stealth fighter jets to South Korea Sunday for joint exercises, a further demonstration of advanced military … Continue reading

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The Apocalypetic Catastrophic Future of the World!

March 20, 2013 – Thor not Ready to Bring Down his Hammer on the World – Yet:  In Norse mythology, Thor is a hammer-wielding God associated with thunder, lightning, storms, strength and destruction. Thor is a prominently mentioned God throughout recorded … Continue reading

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North Korea Issue New Dire Threats Against the West.

March 13, 2013 – North Korea Issues New Threats against the West: North Korea declared the Korean War Truce Invalid and claims an end to 1953 Armistice. The United States added new sanctions against the secretive nuclear regime. In retaliation, North … Continue reading

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Global Futures and Options Volume by Category.

February 5, 2013 – Global Futures and Options Volume by Category in Billions of Contracts: The figures above reflect the total number of contracts traded, over the last six months, in billions of contracts on all world futures and options … Continue reading

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