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Above: A plane takes off during the U.S. raid on Japan in 1942.

ON THIS DATE in 1942, eighteen-year-old Zhao Xiaobao, her fisherman husband, and countless other Chinese citizens risked everything to feed and shelter 62 members of a U.S. 225 more words

Chinese Nuclear Program Back on Track

China is on track to surpass its 2020 targets for nuclear power with construction on new plants, which was halted following Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster, expected to resume in the coming months, according to the… 227 more words


Bamboo charcoal - what an amazing resource

Last Friday, I left Bejing with my colleague Dr Fu Jinhe and my wife Bee to travel south to Zhejiang Province, and more specifically to Suichang County, which is the heart of bamboo charcoal production.  839 more words

Business And Biodiversity

Rakugaki Series - Traditional Architecture of China

Experiencing timeworn architectural spaces and structures really intrigues me – I like the intricacy of old structures, the details, the textures of weathered materials. More than anything, I love the stories these elements tell me.  204 more words