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Beijing Replacing 67,000 Gas-Powered Taxis With Electric Cars

Beijing Replacing 67,000 Gas-Powered Taxis With Electric Cars

China has just taken a big step to increase its hold in the electric car market.
The Silk Road May Not Have Started The Way We Think, New Research Says

The Silk Road May Not Have Started The Way We Think, New Research Says

The Silk Road was made possible by the ancient efforts of sheep herders, new research finds.
China’s New Sex Education Curriculum Promotes Slew Of Progressive Values

China’s New Sex Education Curriculum Promotes Slew Of Progressive Values

China is pushing a new progressive sexual education curriculum and some parents are not too happy about it.
Earliest Depiction Of Confucius Found In Disgraced Emperor’s Tomb

Earliest Depiction Of Confucius Found In Disgraced Emperor’s Tomb

The find may reveal more about the philosopher's life.
Inside The Internet Troll Armies Governments Create To Shape Public Opinion

Inside The Internet Troll Armies Governments Create To Shape Public Opinion

Using a tactic called astroturfing, China, Russia, and the United States all employ "troll" commentators to sway online conversations.
Ancient Chinese Tomb Discovered Full Of Mysterious Figurines

Ancient Chinese Tomb Discovered Full Of Mysterious Figurines

Researchers aren't sure why this sixth-century general and princess were buried with dozens of figurines.
China Is Growing A Vertical Forest To Gobble Up CO2

China Is Growing A Vertical Forest To Gobble Up CO2

This two-tower complex will remove 26 tons of CO2 from the atmosphere every year.
New Discovery Shows Humans’ Earliest Ancestor Was A Tiny, Anus-Less Mouth

New Discovery Shows Humans’ Earliest Ancestor Was A Tiny, Anus-Less Mouth

The fossil is about 540 million years old.
China’s New “Social Credit System” Is Science Fiction Come To Life

China’s New “Social Credit System” Is Science Fiction Come To Life

We use social media stats to "rank" ourselves, but what happens when the government does it to citizens?
“Arrogant” U.S. Is “Just A Shooting Star In The Ample Sky Of History,” Says Chinese State Media

“Arrogant” U.S. Is “Just A Shooting Star In The Ample Sky Of History,” Says Chinese State Media

Chinese state media is forecasting unfavorable relations with the U.S. under Trump, and they don't expect China to be on the losing side.
Devastating Civil Wars That Make America’s Look Tiny

Devastating Civil Wars That Make America’s Look Tiny

The United States invaded Russia, Germany tore itself apart over religion, and hunger became a weapon in Africa. These domestic conflicts render America's Civil War puny by comparison.