Tag: china

Nov 28, 2022

Man Hospitalized After Eating a Live Crab That Pinched His Daughter

Man Hospitalized After Eating a Live Crab That Pinched His Daughter

Parasites are no joke!

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Oct 19, 2022

Learn About Nüshu, a Special 19th-Century Chinese Writing System That Only Women Knew How to Write

Learn About Nüshu, a Special 19th-Century Chinese Writing System That Only Women Knew How to Write

“In a nation where women were historically denied access to literacy, Nüshu stands out.”

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Sep 15, 2022

How China Tried to Turn the Desert Green (and Why it Went Wrong)

How China Tried to Turn the Desert Green (and Why it Went Wrong)

A plan to plant a wall of more than 66 billion trees 4,500 kilometers long to block desert expansion, shield against sand storms, and offset carbon emissions sounds great. So why did it fail?

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Sep 6, 2022

China Has Photographed All of Mars and the Images Are Incredible

China Has Photographed All of Mars and the Images Are Incredible

Gorgeous!

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Aug 22, 2022

The Problem With Lithium-Ion Batteries

The Problem With Lithium-Ion Batteries

The metals needed to create lithium-ion batteries are scarce and the demand raises important environmental and ethical questions.

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Feb 24, 2022

Grandpa Uses 129 Wooden Blocks to Build Luban Lock

Grandpa Uses 129 Wooden Blocks to Build Luban Lock

Hats off to this man for using only his wisdom and traditional tools to make the spectacular structure.

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Jun 15, 2021

This Herd of Elephants Taking a Group Siesta is So Precious

This Herd of Elephants Taking a Group Siesta is So Precious

A roaming herd of 15 wild elephants has captivated the globe

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May 17, 2021

During Flood Season, the Yellow River Surges Into the Bohai Sea and It Looks Surreal

During Flood Season, the Yellow River Surges Into the Bohai Sea and It Looks Surreal

What a beautiful sight

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Nov 20, 2018

When You Love to Draw and See a Dirty Windshield

When You Love to Draw and See a Dirty Windshield

Somewhere in China, an artist is beautifying the city one dirty windshield at a time

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Sep 12, 2018

This ‘Waterfall City’ in China Looks Straight Out of a Fantasy Film

This 'Waterfall City' in China Looks Straight Out of a Fantasy Film

Can you imagine having a waterfall outside your front window?

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