Monthly Archive: December, 2011

There is not ‘OTL’ anymore in Yeosu

The article was created by 11th and 12th graders at High School in Yeosu with an aim to tell our dear friends at home and abroad about EXPO 2012 YEOSU KOREA.  News written by… Continue reading

[Jejudo] Jeju Stone Park

What comes to mind first when we think of Jejudo is a rock with many small holes in it. Stones are not only byproducts of volcanic activity, but also symbols of the traditional… Continue reading

The Cleaners of the Ocean

The ocean is a like large purifying device protecting the earth’s environment. The polluted substances on land continuously flow into the ocean, and the numerous creatures living in the ocean continuously discharge excrement.… Continue reading

Volunteers from Shanghai and Zaragoza to Come to Yeosu Expo

Expo 2012 Yeosu Korea is to become a festival of the volunteers around the globe. The Organizing Committee for Expo 2012 Yeosu Korea announced on December 22 that it entered into an MOU,… Continue reading

Memorabilia: Keeping the Expo Alive After Closing Day

by Urso Chappell      They’re in attics and drawers around the world. They’re also in museums spanning the globe. Each time a world’s fair is held, millions want to grab a piece of… Continue reading

Busan Reveals Its Exhibition Plans for Yeosu Expo

Busan revealed its exhibition plans for Yeosu Expo. Busan was the first local government to unveil an exhibition plans among 23 local participating governments. The Organizing Committee of Yeosu Expo announced that the… Continue reading

[Yeosu] Have you been to the Beautiful Island?

The article was created by 11th and 12th graders at High School in Yeosu with an aim to tell our dear friends at home and abroad about EXPO 2012 YEOSU KOREA.  News written by… Continue reading

A World Festival Hosted by Korea – Daejeon Expo 93

Hello, this is Suny. How did you enjoy the introduction of the 1988 Seoul Summer Olympics? Today, I will introduce the 1993 Daejeon Expo, which was the first Expo hosted by Korea. Daejeon… Continue reading

Local Governments Pavilion

This joint pavilion consists of 23 modules for 22 local governments and the host city Yeosu. The architectural design of the pavilion and the exhibit reflect the characteristics of those local governments in… Continue reading

Nature-Friendly Houses in the World: Green houses in Switzerland, England and USA

Hello. This is Suny. Today is the second instance to introduce nature-friendly buildings in the world. The Eco Sky House in Japan and Passive House in Germany were examples of environment-friendly buildings. Now,… Continue reading