The "airpocalypse" currently gripping Beijing has gotten so bad that a local entrepreneur has come up with a surprising solution in a can.
Japanese artist Sasaki Makoto is a master of long-exposure photography. “Shanghai Layers” encapsulates all of the frenzied beauty of urban life.
NASA's Earth Observatory has posted satellite imagery revealing the hazardous levels of air pollution in Beijing, China.
This weekend, Beijing experienced levels of pollution so high that the government was forced to enact emergency measures.
Whenever I see one of those massive public aquariums, I wonder just how thick that glass has to be. Apparently, someone at a shopping mall in China didn't work out the answer to that question accurately enough, because the giant front window of a huge tank holding recently gave way, flooding the onlookers with a 33 ton wave of water and sharks.
While the rest of the world was content to just let the mountain-sized asteroid 4179 Toutatis zip right past Earth without being molested, China sent a spacecraft out to get a closer look at this potential herald of an extinction-level event.
The movie Mission To Mars showed us a scenario in which astronauts had managed to grow vegetables on the surface of Mars. It now appears that Chinese scientists intend to make this sci-fi scene a reality.
An elderly couple in in the city of Wenling, China refused to relocate to make way for a new road project.
As an OS, Android has an iron grip on the Chinese smartphone market. A study from Analysys International combines data of sales and ownership shows the little green guy with 90% of the market. In China, however, things aren't always so clear cut.
The poor working conditions at Foxconn's factories charged with making devices like the iPhone and iPad are now legendary. To address this issue, the CEO announced plans to replace human workers with an army of robots. Apparently, that wasn't just bluster, as the robots have begun their takeover.