This Day in History: China's Otherworldly 'Alien Sky Spiral' of 1981

A giant spiral in the sky, a spiral allegedly seen by 10 million people in Sichuan and Yunnan provinces.

by Matthew Bossons, 24 July 2020

Explainer: Mao Zedong or Mao Tse-tung? We Have the Answer

On paper, the Great Helmsman hasn't always had the same name.

by Jesse Pottinger, 26 August 2019

PHOTOS: A Day in the Life of a Tibetan Village in Sichuan

Photographer Benjamin Newbry captures a Tibetan village in Sichuan with his camera.

by Dominic Ngai, 13 November 2016

I Was a Post-Disaster Tourist in Sichuan's Earthquake Villages

That's Beijing's Editor-in-Chief Oscar Holland tours Sichuan's earthquake villages.

by Oscar Holland, 19 August 2016

We Went There: Travel Dispatches from Across China

Tales of adventure by bike, cruise ship and foot.

by That's Beijing, 15 August 2016

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