Award-winning photographer Lu Guang reportedly disappeared three weeks ago while visiting Xinjiang. The region has been the focus of intensifying international criticism for the detention of up to a million Uyghurs and other Turkic Muslims in a network of re-education camps. Lu has received...
by Joseph Brouwer | Sep 29, 2020
Chinese leader Xi Jinping unexpectedly announced sweeping and potentially transformative, albeit vague, commitments to cut China’s carbon footprint last week. In an address before the United Nation’s General Assembly, Xi said,...
by Cindy | Apr 22, 2017
A recent round of inspection checks by China’s Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP) has...
by Josh Rudolph | Oct 28, 2016
Amid China’s ongoing “war on pollution,” central authorities have signaled their...
by Cindy | Aug 29, 2016
Hangzhou, the capital city of Zhejiang Province, has undergone a major facelift in the past year...
by Josh Rudolph | Aug 18, 2016
According to a study by researchers at Tsinghua University and the U.S.-based Health Effects...
by Cindy | Apr 20, 2016
China’s state broadcaster CCTV reported on Sunday that nearly 500 students at Changzhou Foreign...
by Cindy | Apr 18, 2016
According to state television broadcaster CCTV, hundreds of students at Changzhou Foreign...
by Josh Rudolph | Dec 11, 2015
The U.N. Climate Change Conference (COP21) in Paris has been extended by one day after parties...
by Josh Rudolph | Aug 14, 2015
A Berkeley Earth study of newly released air quality data from 1,500 sites across East Asia has...
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