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  1. POSTECH researchers develop new high-strength, lightweight steelRead the original story

    Yesterday | Green Car Congress

    Researchers at Pohang University of Science and Technology in South Korea have developed a new type of steel with improved tensile strength and lightness. In their approach, they effectively utilized a brittle intermetallic compound that metallurgists usually try to suppress by modifying B2 morphology and dispersion in the steel matrix.

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  2. 3D printed carrier to deliver drug in humansRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Newkerala.com

    Researchers in Korea successfully used a 3D printed carrier to deliver a sustained load of immunosuppressive agent in tests with animal models. The carrier, a combination of microspheres and hydrogel, maintained robust integrity and immunosuppressive drug cyclosporine A in an amount that overcame the need for additional drugs to treat immune rejection.

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  3. US, South Korea to Hold Annual War DrillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Voice of America

    U.S. and South Korean Marines run from a South Korean assault amphibious vehicle during joint military exercises in Pohang, south of Seoul, April 26, 2013. The United States and South Korea will begin their annual joint military exercises early next month, Seoul announced Tuesday, in a move sure to anger North Korea.

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  4. 3-D printed, mechanically robust carrier used to deliver immunosuppressive drug, and cellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | PhysOrg Weblog

    After using a 3-D printer to create a micro but mechanically robust drug and cell carrier for local and sustained delivery of the immunosuppressive drug cyclosporine A , researchers in Korea have shown in tests with animal models that the carrier, a combination of microspheres and hydrogel, maintained robust integrity and delivered a local, sustained load of CsA in an amount that overcame the need for additional drugs to treat immune rejection.

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  5. Researchers Develop New Type of Steel That's Stronger and Lighter Than TitaniumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | TechEBlog

    Researchers at the Graduate Institute of Ferrous Technology at Pohang University of Science and Technology in South Korea have developed a new steel alloy that has the strength and lightness of titanium alloy. It's made from an amalgam of steel, aluminum, carbon, manganese, nickel, and promises to be low-cost and readily available due to its mix of common minerals.

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  6. New alloy of steel created that's as strong and light as titaniumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Gizmag

    The GIFT development could lead to the new steel alloy replacing aluminum in lightweight, fuel-efficient automobiles and aircraft By altering metal alloy at a nanoscale level, researchers at the Graduate Institute of Ferrous Technology at Pohang University of Science and Technology in South Korea have created a new material that has the strength of steel and the lightness of titanium alloy. Made from an amalgam of steel, aluminum, carbon, manganese, and nickel, the new alloy promises to be low-cost and readily available due to its mix of common minerals.

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  7. S.Korea, U.S. Prepare for N.Korean WMD AttackRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Chosun Ilbo

    South Korea and the U.S. on Wednesday start their annual "discussion-based tabletop exercise," a political and military response drill for a possible North Korean attack with weapons of mass destruction. The peculiarly named exercise ends Friday, according to the Defense Ministry.

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  8. South Korean, U.S. marines stage drill near N.K. borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Korea Herald

    South Korean and U.S. marines held a joint maritime infiltration drill near one of the South's border islands on Tuesday as part of efforts to boost joint combat readiness and interoperability, the Marine Corps here said. Some 200 South Korean Marines and some 20 American service personnel stationed in Okinawa, Japan, participated in the exercise in waters off Ganghwado Island in the Yellow Sea, where they snuck into virtual camps of enemies, attacked targets and escaped from the sites, according to the Marine Corps.

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  9. New Lightweight Steel Could Improve Cars' Fuel EfficiencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Scientific American

    Steel remains the preferred construction material for cars - other metals are costlier and harder to work with. Credit: sezer66/Thinkstock The price of petrol may have fallen, but car makers are still keen to improve fuel efficiency.

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  10. South Korea presses diplomatic offensive with NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Stars and Stripes

    Even as the U.S. and South Korea prepare for their annual spring war games, a diplomatic offensive is taking place as Seoul presses for talks with the North and outlines steps it hopes will lead to reunification. Last week, South Korea announced a series of measures it plans to undertake this year to increase cooperation with the North and lay the groundwork for the two Koreas to reunite.

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  11. steelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | RedOrbit

    Materials engineers from South Korea have developed a new steel alloy that is flexible, ultra-strong and lightweight, according to a new report in the journal Nature . As an added bonus, this new type of steel can be made using standard steel-making equipment and for one-tenth the cost of the strongest titanium alloys.

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  12. New alloy of iron and aluminium as good as titanium, at a tenth of the costRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Boing Boing

    Titanium alloys are lightweight, strong, crack-resistant, and fatigue-resistant. This makes them useful in aerospace applications.

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  13. New Steel Is as Strong as Titanium, But Ten Times...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Popular Mechanics

    From shipping containers to skyscrapers to turbines, good old steel is still the workhorse of our modern world. Now, scientists are discovering new secrets to make the material better, lighter, and stronger.

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  14. Materials science: Wings of steelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Economist

    A LOT of tosh is talked about "nanotechnology", much of it designed to separate unwary investors from their hard-earned cash. This does not mean, though, that controlling the structure of things at the level of nanometres is unimportant.

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  15. New, lightweight steel is cheap, yet strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Science

    Lighter cars and airplanes could be on the horizon thanks to an advance in the manufacture of steel. Researchers have found a way to strengthen the metal and reduce its density-and without increasing costs.

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  16. Blended structure makes steel light yet sturdyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | NatureNews

    The price of petrol may have fallen, but car makers are still keen to improve fuel efficiency. Building vehicles with lighter materials is one approach: trimming a car's weight by one-tenth can boost fuel economy by 6-8%.

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  17. More Proof Marines Are Badasses: He Lost His Leg In Combata And Now He's Doing What!?Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | The Daily Caller

    marine on March 31, 2014 in Pohang, South Korea. It has been reported by South Korean media that the scale of this annual joint exercise is one of the largest in the past. Charlie Linville was struck by an explosive device while serving in ...

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  18. North Korea hints at nuclear test moratorium if US scraps military drills with South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    In this March 31, 2014 file photo, South Korean and U.S. Marines aim their machine guns during the U.S.-South Korea joint landing exercises, called Ssangyong, part of the Foal Eagle military exercises, in Pohang, South Korea. North Korea has told the United States that it's willing to impose a temporary moratorium on nuclear tests if Washington scraps planned military drills with South Korea this year, the North's official news agency said Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015.

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  19. Five things you should know about the Asian Cup final - South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Age

    If the 2015 Asian Cup goes down to penalties, South Korea might not fancy their chances. According to former Seongnam Ilhwa captain Sasa Ognenovski, the Koreans are not confident from the spot and their goalkeepers are unlikely to spoil the party.

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  20. POSCO dignitaries call on PM ModiRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    High ranking executives of the Pohang Iron and Steel Company called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Tuesday. Among those present were POSCO chief executive officer Kwon Oh-Joon and India chairman-cum-managing director Gee Woong Sung, along with South Korea Ambassador Lee Joon-gyu.

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