The painting 'Zhu Geliang Breaks Wei Bing,' The Summer Palace, Beijing (Image:  wikimedia /  CC0 1.0)

Genius and Beauty: What Zhuge Liang Valued

Zhuge Liang was an ancient Chinese military strategist during the Three Kingdoms era of China, 220–280. His parents passed away when he was very young. He then moved to Long Zhong, approximately 13 kilometers away from Xiangyang, Hubei, China, with…

'Battle of the Amazons,' by Peter Paul Rubens,1618. (Image:  wikimedia /  CC0 1.0)

Is the Real Wonder Woman From Russia?

Researchers from Russia have uncovered an ancient tomb containing the remains of four Amazon females of different ages. The excavation was conducted by Don Archaeological Expedition from the Institute of Archeology of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Amazons have been…

Bronze square ding (cauldron) with human faces from the Shang Dynasty. (Image:  wikimedia / GNU FDL)

Upholding Integrity: We Are Family

Throughout Chinese history, every successive dynasty would treat the people and the royal families of the previous dynasty with courtesy and respect. This was done as a way of demonstrating scrupulous regard for the great emperors of the past.

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Genius and Beauty: What Zhuge Liang Valued

Zhuge Liang was an ancient Chinese military strategist during the Three Kingdoms era of China, 220–280. His parents passed away when he was very young. He then moved to Long…

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Your Principles Reflect Your Character

There is a saying: “Principles are the basis of success.” What are principles to a man? To judge if someone is good, we do not look at the number of…

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Is the Real Wonder Woman From Russia?

Researchers from Russia have uncovered an ancient tomb containing the remains of four Amazon females of different ages. The excavation was conducted by Don Archaeological Expedition from the Institute of…

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Upholding Integrity: We Are Family

Throughout Chinese history, every successive dynasty would treat the people and the royal families of the previous dynasty with courtesy and respect. This was done as a way of demonstrating scrupulous…

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Trust Enables a Hero of His Time

Guan Zhong (723 ~ 645 B.C.) was born in what is today’s Anhui Province. He and Bao Shuya had been very close since they were young. Guan Zhong’s family was…

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The Last Neanderthal Necklace

Eagle talons are regarded as the first elements used to make jewelry by Neanderthals, a practice that spread around Southern Europe about 120,000 to 40,000 B.C. Now, for the first…

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The Homeland of Modern Humans

A study has concluded that the earliest ancestors of anatomically modern humans (Homo sapiens sapiens) emerged in a southern African “homeland” and thrived there for 70,000 years. The breakthrough findings…