North Korea http://wvxu.org en Korean War and Preserving its Stories http://wvxu.org/post/korean-war-and-preserving-its-stories <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Coordinated by the Library of Congress, the <a href="http://vhp.cincinnatilibrary.org/" target="_blank">Veterans History Project</a> collects first-hand accounts of those who defended the US during wartime. Dr. Thu, 18 Jul 2013 17:30:00 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 15030 at http://wvxu.org Korean War and Preserving its Stories North Korea's actions point to importance of tracking nuclear weapons worldwide http://wvxu.org/post/north-koreas-actions-point-importance-tracking-nuclear-weapons-worldwide <p></p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">The threat of nuclear weapons is of big concern </strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">to the U.S. and other countries around the world, as evidenced by North Korea’s announcement that it will expand its arsenal. In “Focus on Technology,” Ann Thompson reports even before tension&nbsp;in the Korean peninsula, scientists were </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">trying to identify and protect plutonium and uranium all over the globe.</strong></p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 09:31:10 +0000 Ann Thompson 11053 at http://wvxu.org North Korea's actions point to importance of tracking nuclear weapons worldwide North Korea: On the Other Side of the Firewall http://wvxu.org/post/north-korea-other-side-firewall <p>North Koreans continue to face restrictions over cell phone and computer usage. As <strong>Google</strong>’s chairman visits the country, Ann Thompson reports in <strong>Focus on Technology</strong>, what <strong>Eric Schmidt</strong> may want and what the future may hold for those who live there. East-West Center Associate&nbsp;Scott Thomas Bruce weighs in and so does Suk-Ho Shin, a reporter for South Korea's leading newspaper DONG-A-ILBO.</p><p> Fri, 11 Jan 2013 05:31:15 +0000 Ann Thompson 7875 at http://wvxu.org North Korea: On the Other Side of the Firewall