Passing the Torch

Various news outlets today reported on the dismantling of the Olympic torch that has been sitting on it's side atop the Bird's Nest since the...

Hot Zone

This scary map has been making the rounds on the China blogs today.  Produced by Canadian researchers Aaron van Donkelaar and Randall Martin at Dalhousie...

Open Up! Police

Earlier this evening, as I was sitting on my couch reading a book, my doorbell rang–frantically, as is often the case in China, where it...

China Photos

The Big Picture at Boston.com has done it again — a fantastic spread of photos from around China the past few months.  Here's one to...