OVER THE AIR

Architecture is a living thing and buildings of the past are stories left to us by those who lived before us. With this blog, we want to convey some stories of Korean history as told to us by historic buildings throughout the country and how these buildings have found new life in the modern world through refurbishment...

Set in the unassuming and winding backstreets of northern Seoul is a small and simple house that is home to a wealth of history and culture. Choi Sunu House has stood just as it is now for almost 80 years. The sun was beating down and I set out to find the site on a hot August morning with some basic directions and...

  Something is not great because it lasts through the ages, something lasts through the ages because it is great. There is deep meaning to be found in examining a place that has lasted for generations. With this blog, we hope portray to our readers the significance of Korean historical sites where LG Air Conditioning...

It has been claimed, more than once, that air conditioning (AC) is the greatest invention of the 20th century. Whether or not you think that an exaggeration, there can be no denying its economic and cultural significance. For a start, AC has made possible mass migration to places once considered inhospitable, opening...

What is something that is always around you wherever you go? Might seem like a tricky question but the answer is quite simple: Air. Air is truly an essential element that helps us sustain our everyday lives at home, school and work. But it is also a resource that is quite vulnerable to weather, directly affecting our...

According to Guardian, air pollution caused by road traffic and the burning of fossil fuels is seriously leading to the premature death of more than three million people a year. (Guardian) In order to avoid pollutants, people started to use air purifier rather to open widows for ventilation. However, circulating...

Many vacation destinations around the world have become bright stars in tourist heaven. But as is the way with all things fashionable, these former magnets of the tourist dollar dimmed after reaching their supernova-like pinnacle. They still lure, but the magnetism is no longer as great. But the magnetism of the...

Training in extreme climates has long been the sign of the most dedicated athletes. Confirming long held beliefs, new research is showing that certain exercises yield enhanced benefits when performed at the limits of human comfort. So what is the right training temperature for you? The ideal training temperature for...