Why do countries have different electrical outputs?

Jiyeon Choi            Due to the outbreak of Corona, traveling abroad feels like a long time ago. But whenever you traveled to a specific country, didn’t it bother you that you always needed to carry around an adaptor plug? Didn’t you ever wonder why different countries have different electrical volts or outlets?            Since In […]

The Miracle that might Change Your Life

Lee Sooyeon              It is easy these days to find postings and videos of ways to change your lifestyle in a more efficient and healthier way. Recently the hottest topic among those was the ‘Miracle Morning’. In Korea many celebrities and youtubers are also participating in this miracle, by starting their day a bit earlier […]

Carrot Market

Hajon Lee Have you seen the poster or commercial in a bus station or even on the side of the bus with a rabbit holding up a carrot with a orange background? This is the trending so-called carrot market in Korea. The name is actually a play with words. It actually means a market close […]

What is newtro?

Jiyeon Choi Newtro is a new word combined of ‘new’ and ‘retro’ which means a new tendency or trend of enjoying retro. Newtro targets generation Z by appealing freshness and uniqueness in retro and at the same time it also influences middle aged generation making them nostalgic such as the film of the British rock […]

Lotte Mart Shouts at Guide Dog

Hajon Lee Last Sunday, on the 29th, an employee who appeared to be a manager at Lotte Mart’s Jamsil branch in Seoul blocked the entrance of a guide dog with a sign of a disabled dog and shouted at the volunteer. A post from an eye witness has made the issue go viral. The photo […]

How To Be ‘A Reader’

Lee Sooyeon We all know that reading is highly beneficial. However, having a good reading habit is not that easy as it sounds. Somewhere after “lose weight”, “stop procrastinating”, and “fall in love”, “read more” is one of the top goals that many people set for themselves. And for sure, a good book can be […]

Ways to Save Energy

Lee Sooyeon  There are many different ways to reduce your household’s energy use, ranging from simple behavioral adjustments to extensive home improvements. The two major motives for conserving energy are to save on utility bills and protect the environment. Here are two basic but powerful ways to conserve energy and save electricity in your home. […]

Are you an Intro – or an Extro?

Lee Sooyeon Would you describe yourself as an introvert or an extrovert? We often use this concept when we introduce ourselves and talk about personalities. Then, what is an ‘introvert?’ How is it like to act like an ‘extrovert’? Is an introvert someone who is always shy, not fond of talking in front of a […]