This Day in History: China's Qing Dynasty UFO Incident of 1892

‘Red Flame Soaring in the Sky.’

by Ned Kelly, 28 September 2020

Explainer: The Fishy Chinese Origin of Ketchup

The word ketchup has Fujian roots, but does it hold any other resemblance to its ancestry?

by Joshua Cawthorpe, 28 August 2020

Count Gian Galeazzo Ciano, Mussolini's Man in China

"He was a bounder, but bounding is no sin in the sun."

by JFK Miller, 05 August 2020

This Day in History: Founding of the Communist Party of China

The Communist Party of China turns 100 this month, founded in Shanghai in July 1921.

by Ned Kelly, 23 July 2020

Explainer: The Story Behind Dragon Boat Festival

What's with all these dragon boats anyway?

by Cathy Wu, 24 June 2020

'The Lost Roman Legion of Ancient China' – New China Untold Out Now

The third episode of China Untold revisits our November 2018 cover story and is now available to download or stream online.

by That's, 10 June 2020

Beijing Museums & Parks Finally Reopen, But There’s a Catch

Culture vultures can finally visit Beijing’s major museums and parks – with some limitations.

by Bridget O'Donnell, 08 May 2020

The History of the Daiquiri: War, White Rum and a Ship's Doctor

As with everything in this universe, the story of the daiquiri starts with a war...

by Logan R. Brouse, 06 May 2020

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