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Zhang Qian's travels are associated with opening up the Silk Road for trade. (Image: via  wikimedia  /  CC0 1.0)

The Legendary Silk Road

The Silk Road connected the famous big cities of China with those of India, and reached all the way to the Mediterranean Sea from the period 100 B.C. until the year 1500 A.D. It was a route that opened up…

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The Amazing Legacy of the Short-Lived Sui Dynasty

The Sui Dynasty (A.D. 581-618) lasted for only 38 years, but from it came a series of architecturally magnificent buildings and a variety of systems, including the imperial examination system,…

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Missing University Student Found Behind Bars

Luo Wanlu, an information engineering student from Shenzhen University, traveled to Hong Kong on July 29 but suddenly went missing. According to media reports, Luo was arrested for shoplifting. She…

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Bike-Sharing in China: A Test of Morality

Only four months after launching its bike-sharing services in February, 3Vbike bike-sharing decided to close down its operations after more than 1,000 bicycles were stolen. This is the second major…

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The Legendary Silk Road

The Silk Road connected the famous big cities of China with those of India, and reached all the way to the Mediterranean Sea from the period 100 B.C. until the…