Photo Essays

South Korea's Oil Spill

Blackened waves wash up on Korean shores following the worst spill in the country's history

Wired Seoul

South Korea's capital is the world's most connected city Photographs by Woohae Cho for TIME

City of Hope

The shipyards of Ulsan is where South Korea's economic boom took shape

Future Sport

Don't call them dweebs. In South Korea, computer-game players are serious athletes driving a sport that is reaching big-money sponsors and millions of spectators...

LIFE in the Korean War: Classic Photos

Few people have lived as long, as varied and as complete a life as David Douglas Duncan. And certainly no photographers ever enjoyed a longer, more varied or...