10 Infamous People Born in the Year of the Rat

Known for its quick wit, alertness and vitality, the critter represents for both famous and infamous folks around the world.

by Ryan Gandolfo, 23 January 2020

20 Famous People Born in the Year of the Rat

Quick-witted, alert, resourceful, thrifty and – according to some – narrow-minded, Rats make great accountants, directors, editors, artists and entrepreneurs.

by Matthew Bossons, 22 January 2020

Your Day-by-Day Guide to the Spring Festival Calendar

Do you know the meaning of each day during Chinese New Year?

by Urban Family, 22 January 2020

Explainer: Why is Chinese New Year Called 'Spring Festival'?

Why doesn't everyone call it that, and why is there no Winter Festival or Summer Festival?

by Ryan Kilpatrick, 21 January 2020

The Top 5 Most Festive Chinese New Year Dishes

A look at the top five festive Chinese dishes and their symbolic meanings.

by Tongfei Zhang, 19 January 2020

Wrap Dumplings like a Pro Over CNY With the 'Jiaozi' Press

You’ll be wrapping 'jiaozi' like a fiend thanks to the be-all-end-all dumpling press on Taobao.

by Ryan Gandolfo, 15 January 2020

10 Infamous People Born in the Year of the Pig

From film directors to sports legends, the Year of the Pig has its fair share of, for lack of a better term, pigs.

by Ryan Gandolfo, 06 February 2019

25 Famous People Born in the Year of the Pig

From Ned Stark to Kylo Ren, 25 famous Pigs.

by Matthew Bossons, 02 February 2019

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