Ditch the tour guide, hit the open road

2012-08-03 11:29:23

After a 13-hour flight from Shanghai, Aileen Zhang is fatigued but eager to begin her first trip abroad.

Super creator has new reel character

2012-08-03 07:58:28

Chinese audiences will soon receive their own Stan Lee-created Chinese superhero, with a US-Chinese co-production announced earlier this summer.

US college to study Chinese card game

2012-08-03 03:28:33

A popular card game from China is in this fall's course catalog at the University of California, Berkeley.

Students get chance for US trip

2012-08-01 07:41:46

A program gives Chinese youths from low-income families a chance to study in the US.

US films view China with a new perspective

2012-07-31 19:32:27

Mark Bradley Kitay, 20, is one of 10 US students taking part in the 2012 Looking Beijing — Chinese and American Youth Summer Digital Video Project.

2012 International aids conference

2012-07-31 02:48:14

Performers promote safe-sex practices at the 2012 International AIDS Conference in Washington.

Across America: Asian Festival in Virginia

2012-07-31 02:43:12

Chaiyong Satjipanon, Thailand's ambassador to the US, talks with Chen Xiongfeng, China's consul general in Washington, on stage during the opening ceremony of the ninth Asian Festival in Fairfax, Virginia, on July 21.

California museum plans China Gallery renovation

2012-07-31 02:36:40

Charles Mason, executive director of the Pacific Asia Museum speaks at a meeting of its Chinese Arts Council on July 25 about the institution's Chinese art collection and plans for renovating the Chinese Gallery.

China's coal development discussed

2012-07-31 02:36:40

Jennifer Turner, chairwoman of the China Environment Forum at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, reacts to an audience member's question during a July 24 panel discussion, The Thirsty King: Digging into the Water Footprint of China's Coal.

Would-be scientist, 13, wins study trip to US

2012-07-30 07:55:06

Zhang Boya, 13, a junior middle school student in Beijing, was chosen as the first Chinese delegate to the US in May to undertake scientific projects.

Feng Yi Ting melds traditional forms to create new opera

2012-07-28 02:46:57

When Sichuan Opera singer Shen Tiemei was in Charleston, South Carolina, two months ago performing in Feng Yi Ting, the production was so popular that passersby recognized her offstage.

Supermodel Liu feels at home as a 'tomboy'

2012-07-27 12:07:24

Liu Wen have become China's most recognized presence on the catwalks of Paris, Milan and New York.