The Climate Is Changing

The Sun Is Setting in the West According to Daoist concept, the earthly existence is a shadowy reflection of the celestial reality. The dark mass looming on the western horizon is not gigantic hills, but a massive piece of cloud. A scene of yin-yang division between the dark west and the rest of the sky that is rather bright appeared in the […]

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Pandas Not In Black & White

China found a white panda in Sichuan Province in April 2019. The first panda donning other coloured coat, instead of in a trademark white & black outfit, was discovered in 1985 in a bamboo forest in Shaanxi’s Qinling mountain area, the third major habitat for giant pandas after Sichuan and Hubei. The latest field inspection carried out between 1999 and 2003 puts the panda population […]

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2,200-Year-Old Chinese Troughs

In 1986, an ancient bridge site, with 112 timber bridge piles, was covering a field over 300m long was unearthed in Shaanxi Province. Using carbon-14 dating, the piles were found to be about 2200 years old. Combining this factor with other evidence, including the discovery in the nearby area of more than 100 artifacts made from bronze, iron or ceramic materials with […]

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