Monthly Archives: July 2012

Seoul City initiatives to improve lives of women

The status of women in Korea is a great mystery. Without any doubt, many of the  most thoughtful thinkers are women and women show a assertiveness and determination in school that is striking. Yet within organizations, women have not fared that well.

Seoul City has launched several initiatives to improve the lives of women. Here is a sign that I saw today near my home. Read more of this post

More of Korea’s educational comics “manhwa”

Here are a few more interesting educational comics, “manhwa,” from Korea.

These three comic books are devoted to investigating the world around us. “Spider, Let’s Play” introduces the world of arachnids and insects. “Science Investigation Team CSI” has the reader he is a detective solving mysteries of the natural world and “Why and How” relates intriguing scientific facts in an accessible manner.

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