Dawazisaurus Brevis, A New Eosauropterygian From the Middle Triassic of Yunnan, China Authors:Chen et alAbstract:Dawazisaurus brevis (gen. et sp. nov.) is a newly discovered Triassic marine reptile, represented by a complete skeleton from Member II of the Guanling Formation of Luoping, Yunnan Province, China. Show More Summary
BEIJING (Reuters) - China will release more water from a dam in its southwestern province of Yunnan to help alleviate a drought in parts of Southeast Asia, China's Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday, following an initial release begun last month.
Black wattle, flowering trees also known as the Australian acacia, have been observed to rapidly spread around local airports in Yunnan province, southwestern China. According to the ecologists, this alien species and its extraordinary pace of invasion are to lead to new threats for both flight safety and local biodiversity. Show More Summary
My husband, Matt, and I, along with our daughters, Bella and Lily, are four long months into our cross-country road trip. All of us are lean and more than a little ragged. By the time we cross the border into Yunnan, we're ready for a change to softer, gentler lands. Show More Summary
Yunnan Sourcing released this shou puerh tea cake last year to commemorate the year of the goat in Chinese culture. It’s a full 357g pressing that goes for a very reasonable $18 on the Yunnan Sourcing website. It’s an affordable, interesting...Show More Summary
When your phone lands in the wrong hands, it usually doesn't end well. A tourist at Kunming Zoo in Yunnan, China, learned it the hard way when she accidentally dropped her smartphone into a monkey enclosure while trying to take pictures...Show More Summary
BEIJING (Reuters) - China will release water from a dam in its southwestern province of Yunnan to help alleviate a drought in parts of Southeast Asia, including Vietnam, China's Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday.
Ai Lao Mountain by Yunnan Sourcing is a sheng mini tuo cha production that is great for on-the-go brewing. The material used in these convenient, individually wrapped mini tuos is first flush spring harvest according to the Yunnan Sourcing website and tends to be of medium compression. Show More Summary
Happy National Bagel Day! (It's apparently also National Pizza Day and National Toothache Day— choose your poison.) What fragrance are you wearing? I'm in the 5 star Hermès Osmanthe Yunnan. Tania Sanchez: "a perfume of pure happiness". Tea at the moment is American Tea Room Bao Zhong Royale oolong. Reminder: on 2/12 we're doing 5 Star Friday...
In what we can only assume will become the fashion trend of the year, an artist from Yunnan spent 3 years carefully crafting a bra from jade. [ more › ]
A factory worker from Yunnan who sustained burns to 99 percent of his body after falling into a boiling vat of slurry has been told by the state-owned company he works for to take his own life after they stopped paying his medical fees. [ more › ]
Released in 2015, this shou puerh tea cake is pressed and blended under the Yunnan Sourcing label and sold on both the US and China Yunnan Sourcing websites. Known for the tea-drinking goat on its label, this cake made quite a splash in the tea community when it was first released. Show More Summary
The chaotic scene of a road accident that took place last week outside of Yunnan, China, turned into a free-for-all when a truck carrying 30 tons of oranges overturned. See also: Heaps of fluffy yellow chicks swarm Chinese highway after...Show More Summary
Photograph of highway sign from Jinghong (Thai Chiang Rung) in Sibsongbanna / Sipsong Panna / Xishuangbanna Dai Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan Province, PRC: We needn't worry overmuch about the first two directions (with the blue background), because they are basically rendered correctly (except for the typo of "Whithe" for "White"); note the use of "t" for […]
A new small-sized eosauropterygian (Diapsida: Sauropterygia) from the Middle Triassic of Luoping, Yunnan, southwestern ChinaAuthors:Shang et alAbstract:A new eosauropterygian, Dianmeisaurus gracilis gen. et sp. nov. is described based on a nearly complete skeleton from the Member II of Guangling Formation (Anisian) of Luoping County, Yunnan Province. Show More Summary
1. Everything that is wrong with The Force Awakens. And is female reviewing of films in decline? 2. “A two-speed Europe is exactly what the EU needs…” 3. Yunnan, cave, books. 4. Larry Summers on the Fed and financial regulation. 5. Which science fiction movie or novel is most prescient today?
A university student at Yunnan Normal University has astounded netizens by building a cave out of his extensive 5000 strong book collection amassed over the course of his studies. [ more › ]
In 1989, an archaeological excavation was underway in China’s Yunnan Province, at an ancient cave site bordering a lush, sprawling evergreen forest. To anthropologists, the cave bore certain promise, with the numerous bones that were scattered along its floor. Evidence of fires could be seen also, having been...
Analysis of a 14,000 year-old partial human femur found in 1989 from the Maludong (Red Deer) Cave in the Yunnan, … Continue reading ?
Mighty pythons found and released. [ more › ]