Mars is the Next Step for Humanity

February 10, 2015

Not only is a crewed mission to Mars possible, but humanity stands to gain from it. Elon Musk has built a $12 billion company in an endeavor to pave the way to Mars for humanity. He insists that Mars is a “long-term insurance policy” for “the light of consciousness” in the face of...

South Korea: Why One Plus One Might Not Equal Two

December 16, 2012

Political turmoil escalates as South Korea's third and independent runner announced resignation in the midst of discussing unifying with the runner from opposing party. "I'm giving up my presidential candidacy…From now on, Moon Jae-in is the single liberal candidate." Ahn...

Elections in South Korea: How to Engage Pyongyang?

December 15, 2012

The two presidential candidates, Park Geun-hye and Moon Jae-in, share certain policy visions concerning North Korea, but ultimately take a very different stand on this issue. South Korea is facing a presidential election on 19 December. Its outcome promises to be critical for the future trajectory...

Inter-Korean Relations: A Tough Journey Ahead?

December 15, 2012

South Korea faces various challenges deriving from its northern neighbor as well as regional and international issues.In the upcoming election the candidates need to map out clear visions of inter-Korean and foreign relations. On 19 December, South Koreans will be casting their votes to determine...