South Korea

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The VICE Guide to Sex
13:42

Seoul's Sex Toy Stores

Sex toy stores are opening up all over South Korea and customers have been flocking to them.
Minority Reports
25:54

The World's Most Controversial K-Pop Group

We met up with the members of EXP Edition, the world’s first non-Korean K-pop group, to find out why they’re trying to become the genre’s next breakout stars—and explore the backlash they're facing from people accusing them of cultural appropriation.
VICE News Tonight
6:57

No one is sure which country is helping North Korea make its missiles

The Yuzhmash factory let VICE News cameras inside for the first time.
VICE News Shorts
1:27

Watch Trump's 12-day, 5-country Asia tour in 90 seconds

President Trump boarded Air Force One Tuesday, capping off his 12-day Asia trip, which he himself described as "a very fruitful trip for us and, also, in all fairness, for a lot of other nations."
Huang’s World / Extra Scene
4:06

Eddie Goes Back to School in Seoul

In this extra scene from HUANG'S WORLD, Eddie visits the Haja Alternative School in Seoul that offers a less stressful educational environment.
Huang’s World
44:05

South Korea

Eddie explores South Korea’s commodification of culture as he eats his way through Seoul.
VICE News Shorts
1:27

Missile test throwdown: North Korea vs. South Korea

Videos show North Korea and South Korea testing missiles.
VICE News Tonight
11:02

41-year-old Adoptee Deported After 37 Years in the U.S.

Adam Crasper is a South Korean man who was adopted by American parents at age three, and after 37 years in the U.S. he is being deported.
VICE News Shorts
1:46

South Korea Has the Most Robot Workers per Human Employee in the World

South Korea has the world's highest robot density
VICE INTL
16:57

China's Webcam Industry Is a Modern-Day Gold Rush

A growing number of people in China are pursuing webcam performance to make a living—with some live-streamers making as much $100,000 a month.
VICE News Shorts
1:03

Watch North Korea launch four banned ballistic missiles toward Japan

The launch put the region on edge.
Noisey
44:07

Seoul with BIGBANG

The story of BIGBANG is the story of K-Pop, Korea's cultural export.
Noisey / Clip
2:27

Taeyang, The Justin Bieber of K-Pop

Zach sits down with K-Pop star Taeyang from Big Bang to discuss making sacrifices and the mandatory military service he and his bandmates will have to serve.
Motherboard
21:58

The Mission to Resurrect the Woolly Mammoth

Motherboard goes to Russia and South Korea to track down the people working to resurrect the prehistoric woolly mammoth.
The Sushi Chef
9:32

Seoul Food

On this episode of The Sushi Chef, we explore the delicious Korean staple known as gimbap.
Beyond Beauty
10:19

South Korean Woman Reveals Illegal Tattoos to Parents

Grace meets the young South Koreans embracing alternative ideas of beauty and discovers the impact it has on their lives.
VICE Specials
13:28

On Patrol with South Korea's Suicide Rescue Team

VICE follows a suicide rescue team on the Han River in Seoul, South Korea to understand what the country is doing to end its suicide epidemic.
Beyond Beauty
7:27

Exploring Illegal Tattoo Culture in Seoul

Although it’s socially acceptable for teenagers to have cosmetic surgery within its six billion dollar domestic beauty industry, it is illegal to be a tattoo artist.
Beyond Beauty
10:58

Inside the Billion Dollar Korean Beauty Industry

tattoo artist and activist Grace Neutral explores how younger generations are challenging traditional views around beauty and body image across the world.
VICE News Specials
13:20

Victor Cha on North Korea’s Nuclear Threat

VICE News sits down with Victor Cha, a former US nuclear negotiator and National Security Council advisor, to talk about North Korea’s nuclear weapons.
VICE INTL
20:33

A Good Day to Die: Fake Funerals in South Korea

We heads to Seoul to find out why so many Koreans are taking their own lives and to experience the "fake funeral" phenomenon.
VICE News Specials
24:01

Launching Balloons into North Korea: Propaganda Over Pyongyang

VICE News goes to Korea to meet the group that's planning to use balloons to launch copies of "The Interview" into North Korea.
Love Industries
22:37

The South Korean Love Industry

Exploring Seoul's sex motels and a penis park in South Korea's most romantic honeymoon spot.
VICE Meets
7:03

Kim Hye-Sook

VICE Travels to South Korea to meet with Kim Hye-sook, a defector from North Korea's Camp 18.
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