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Environment Ministry Exhibition Showcases Colorful Nudibranchs

Environment Ministry Exhibition Showcases Colorful Nudibranchs

SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — The National Institute of Biological Resources, affiliated with the Ministry of Environment located in Incheon, will hold an exhibition of nudibranchs. Nudibranchs are shell-less snails that live in the sea. They are often referred to as “hidden gems in the ocean” for their unique, diverse forms and brilliant colors, [...]

Reenactment of Examination Held During Japanese Invasion of Korea in 1592

Reenactment of Examination Held During Japanese Invasion of Korea in 1592

JEONJU, Oct. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Past tests conducted during the Japanese Invasion of Korea in 1592, the Joseon Dynasty, will be reenacted. The Jeonju city in North Jeolla Province said Thursday it will hold the “1593 Jeonju Civil Service Examination Reenactment Event” on Saturday at the Traditional Culture Training Institute and around the Hanok [...]

S. Jeolla Province Hosts Successful Great Battle of Myeongnyang Festival

S. Jeolla Province Hosts Successful Great Battle of Myeongnyang Festival

JINDO,  Sept. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — The 2019 Great Battle of Myeongnyang Festival was successfully held at Jindo and Haenam in South Jeolla Province. Starting on Friday, the festival was held for three consecutive days, offering a variety of attractions including a representation of the Myeongnyang Battle and drone light shows. This year’s festival attracted [...]

Upside-down Cultural Heritage Exhibition Begins in Sungnyemun Gate

Upside-down Cultural Heritage Exhibition Begins in Sungnyemun Gate

SEOUL, Sept. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — A special exhibition will take place where visitors enter a camera chamber 6 meters wide and 3 meters tall to look at upside-down images of South Korea’s cultural heritage. The National Research Institute of Cultural Heritage began an exhibition tour that goes around Sungnyemun Gate, Ulleung and Dokdo islands, [...]