Days before the Mid-Autumn Festival, toy streets in Hanoi have been dyed in colors of rainbow and sunken in the ocean of ear-pleasing sounds of toys, especially the modern and affordable ones imported from China
Josephine Cochran wanted to protect her fine china and avoid hand-washing them herself when she set out to invent a better dishwashing machine. Read our latest Journeys of Innovation story on the inventor of the modern dishwasher: .
A look at some of the more interesting modern architecture in China
China will develop the country into a “modern sports power” by 2050, according to a new outline published by General Office of the State Council; and 45% of the country’s 1.4 billion people are expected to participate in regular exercise by 2035, up from 33.9% in 2018.
Worm-like creatures moved around in modern-day China 550 million years ago
Nicknamed as the "Mountain City," Chongqing Municipality in southwest China is one of the country's fastest-growing metropolises From innovative infrastructure to Three Gorges, Chongqing offers a perfect blend of old charms and modern-day thrills #ChinaCharm #70YearsThriving
Let’s Dance was issued on April 14, 1983, spending 13 weeks in the UK Top 5. The album made it to #4 on the US chart. The singles, Let’s Dance, China Girl and Modern Love were also worldwide smashes, reflected in the poll we launched on Thursday. See here:
My favourite steel fact: in the past two years China has produced more steel than Britain has in its ENTIRE HISTORY, since modern steelmaking was invented in the industrial revolution. Here’s the last few decades:
China is holding 1 million ethnic Uighur Muslims in internment camps and forcing them to renounce their religion, says the UN. China, which just legalized the camps, defended them as an effort to bring them into a "modern, civilized" lifestyle.
The US has its weakest leader in modern history at the same time China has its strongest. It’s an unfortunate coincidence.
#XiJinping says CPC to develop China into "great modern socialist country" by mid-21st century
Otter fossil from 6 mln yrs ago discovered in SW China. 50kg like a wolf, 2m long, twice as big as modern otter