Tag: china

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?

Read More »

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!

Read More »

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.

Read More »

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.

Read More »

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

Read More »

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

Read More »

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

Read More »

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?

Read More »

Jun 13, 2018

This Short Clip Shows There’s Beauty and Creativity Everywhere

This Short Clip Shows There's Beauty and Creativity Everywhere

Reddit user mocosoft took this creative shot in the Futian District of Shenzhen, China

Read More »

Jan 15, 2018

There’s a Fake Paris in China and the Side by Side Photos are Eerie

There's a Fake Paris in China and the Side by Side Photos are Eerie

“Paris Syndrome” is a photo series by Fran├žois Prost that explores the bizarre similarities between the real and the fake

Read More »

Page 1 of 6