June 30, 2014 /
Yale Environment 360
Three decades of rapid economic development in China have left a troubling legacy–widespread soil pollution that has contaminated food crops and jeopardized public health.
June 30, 2014
China confronts a hidden but grave environmental threat—soil pollution related to industrial development that affects as much as one fifth of China's farmland.
May 23, 2014
Explore communities on the fringes of Chinese society with Pulitzer Center grantee photojournalist Sim Chi Yin.
February 19, 2014 /
North Korean escapees have endured extreme hunger and brutal treatment by the most totalitarian society on earth.
January 15, 2014 /
Sun Yunfan and Leah Thompson use up-to-the-minute technology to document the changes facing a traditional Chinese village in an era of urbanization and globalization.
January 10, 2014 /
Architectural heritage in Bishan village, once an afterthought, is now beginning to attract attention as a potential source of economic development.
January 10, 2014
As China rapidly urbanizes, many villages—and their distinct cultural heritage and folk traditions—disappear daily. Two urban Chinese artists go back to the land in search of meaning in modern China.
December 18, 2013 /
With the US becoming an absentee superpower in the Caribbean, the Chinese are moving in.
November 25, 2013
Lawless borderlands between Burma, Laos and Thailand scene of largest massacre of Chinese civilians outside of China in over half a century. E-book explores who committed the murders.
November 7, 2013
In 2012, 80 Tibetans set themselves on fire to protest Chinese rule. Jeff Bartholet investigates the practice of self-immolation, its history, and its impact.