Eating Live Octopus in Korea

It’s actually quite common in South Korea to eat octopus that are still living. A South Korean chef Kim Sang Jin shows us how to properly prepare and eat wriggling live octopus without choking to death. Sydney Chun from Munchies heads to Jongno Octopus in Seoul to try the controversial practice of eating live octopus.… Continue reading Eating Live Octopus in Korea

Armadillo-T: Foldable Electric Car

The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) in South Korea has developed an ultra-light, ultra-compact electric vehicle called Armadillo-T, that literally folds in half at the flip of a switch. Using a smartphone app, the 110-inches-long four-wheel-drive vehicle folds up and shrinks down to just 65-inches-long making it small enough to take up just a third of a standard-sized parking spot.… Continue reading Armadillo-T: Foldable Electric Car

Helicopter Crashes While Racing Corvette on Top Gear

The South Korean television show “Top Gear” was filming a drag race between a Corvette ZR1 and a AH-1 Cobra, that nearly ended in tragedy when the Cobra helicopter crashed into the Arizona desert. According to Top Gear, the pilot walked away from the crash. The accident was caught on camera, watch the video below.

Coca-Cola Dance Vending Machine

Coca-Cola utilized Microsoft’s Kinect technology in its vending machine to engage with customers and build their brand South Korea. The Coke dance vending machine has a built in sensors and webcams recognize human interaction. The vending machine challenges people to replicate dance moves from the Korean boy band 2PM being played on the machine in exchange for soda. The… Continue reading Coca-Cola Dance Vending Machine