1999 '7542' CNNP/Menghai cake 1999 '7542' CNNP/Menghai Neifei A reader asks a good question about the Neifei of my 1999 '7542' cake: It mentions the name of the China National Native Produce (CNNP) Corporation Yunnan Province Tea Branch. Show More Summary
During a routine police inspection Chongqing officials discovered 22 black bears in the back seat of a car. The driver claimed they were just puppies. [ more › ]
Kids find themselves in the damndest places—so much in China that Shanghaiist was able to compile an entire year-end list about it. In Saturday's instance, firemen came to the rescue after a boy in Yunnan province managed to get his neck stuck between a water pipe and the ground. [ more › ]
Taphonomic traits of clay-hosted early Cambrian Burgess Shale-type fossil Lagerstätten in South ChinaAuthors:Forchielli et alAbstract:The Chengjiang and Guanshan fossil Lagerstätten of Yunnan represent key fossil deposits to understand and reconstruct early metazoan evolution. Show More Summary
The majestic Mekong River stretches some 4,350 km from the Tibetan plateau to the South China Sea, carving through China’s Yunnan province, Burma, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam. Around 60 million people rely on Southeast Asia’s...Show More Summary
The Washington Times reports that 27 people are dead and another 109 are injured at the Kunming Railway Station in Yunnan province. All that damage from a group of men with knives. Luckily there were some good guys with guns or it could have been worse; Local television station K6 says that several of the […]
At the Kunming train station in China's Yunnan province, 27 people have been killed and 109 are injured after a group of men wielding knives went on a rampage this evening. Read more...
At least 27 killed and 109 injured when knife-wielding men stormed Kunming Railway Station in southwest Yunnan province.
In addition to 27 dead, 109 were injured in one of the deadly attack at the Kunming Railway Station. The state-run Yunnan News said that the men were wearing uniforms when they stormed the railway station and that gunshots were heard after police responded. Photos circulating online showed scattered luggage and bodies lying on the […]
A farm in Kunming, Yunnan managed to successfully clone a batch of pigs through parthenogenesis, a form of asexual reproduction where the embryos are able to develop without fertilisation. It's a wee bit scientific, but this is some cool stuff. [ more › ]
Forty-six children diagnosed with congenital heart disease were given free surgery at Tsinghua University's First Affiliated Hospital in Beijing. The patients came by train from Yunnan with their families, many of whom couldn't afford corrective operations for the disease which is deadly if left untreated. Show More Summary
I have no Fengqing [fung-ching] for years, and suddenly two crop up at once. I recently enjoyed a 2002 Fengqing tuocha thanks to ME, and today is the turn of a 2005 zhuancha [brick tea], thanks to TeaVivre. I have come up with a sneaky remedy for photography at dawn: employ a pretty background colour and use a direct lamp. Show More Summary
Qin Guangrong is the Communist Party Secretary of Yunnan Province, China "We would rather reduce our growth rate a bit in order to protect the environment and never seek short-term economic development at the expense of the environment. Show More Summary
Land of peaks, valleys, and monasteries, Yunnan is home to the largest number of ethnic groups in China. The gateway towns of Shangri-La (much of which, sadly, burned in January 2014) and Lijiang showcase area traditions and cultures, but many interesting sites lie in the countryside. Here'a an insider's guide to this wondrous region.
Crossing the bridge noodles. It's what everybody's slurping at Two Sticks, recently opened on George Street and serving up Yunnan cuisine to the masses. Where is Yunnan? You'll find it in the mountainous southwest region of China, bordering Myanmar, Laos and Vietnam. Show More Summary
The man who killed six people, including two children, and wounded three more in a Yunnan shooting spree on January 30 was captured by the police in Tengchong county on February 3 after four days of investigation. [ more › ]
The day's China news in pictures: A performer peeks out from behind a red door, firefighters battle a forest fire in Yunnan, Yi women head to a dragon-worshiping ceremony and more.
A new marine reptile from the Triassic of China, with a highly specialized feeding adaptationAuthors:Cheng et alAbstract:The Luoping fauna (Anisian, Middle Triassic) is probably the oldest of Triassic faunas in Guizhou–Yunnan area, China. Show More Summary
Six people, including two children, were killed and three more hospitalized after a shooting spree that took place in Yunnan province, the Tengchong county government said on Saturday. [ more › ]
On January 10, the Yunnan forest public security organ foiled animal trafficking of tigers and other national key protected animal products. [ more › ]