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Meet The Last Generation Of Haenyo, Korea's Real-Life Mermaids

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 10.25.2016 | Arts

The Korean tradition of deep-sea diving for oysters, sea cucumbers, abalones, sea urchins, and squid dates back to the 5th century. Originally, it was...

Water, Water, Everywhere

George Heymont | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
George Heymont

What happens when a profession becomes obsolete? Or when no one wishes to carry on a tradition? A tiny community of skin divers in the Korean Strait constitutes the last generation that will earn its living underwater.