Tag Archives: environment

Can China be a green superpower?

A trailer for Mandarin Film‘s new production Green China Rising.

Continue reading

Posted in Featured Video | Tagged , | Comments Off on Can China be a green superpower?

Blue skies over Beijing

Blue skies return to the capital after a week of smog and soupy air.

Continue reading

Posted in Environmental problems | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Blue skies over Beijing

The air in Beijing: 2010 and 2006

AP reports:

Pollution in Beijing was so bad Friday the U.S. Embassy, which has been independently monitoring air quality, ran out of conventional adjectives to describe it, at one point saying it was “crazy bad.”

Continue reading

Posted in Environmental problems | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on The air in Beijing: 2010 and 2006

“China is taking the climate change issue seriously and cautiously”

Zou Xi (邹曦), a reporter at the Beijing Science & Technology Report (北京科技报), speaks to Danwei about science and the environment.

Continue reading

Posted in Media | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on “China is taking the climate change issue seriously and cautiously”

Tibetan plateau in peril

The Asia Society’s China Green Project has a series of videos on the topic of melting glaciers and the environment of Tibet. One of the videos, above, talks about rivers and lakes that have started running lower, drier pastures, larger deserts, and more unpredictable weather patterns.

Continue reading

Posted in Featured Video | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Tibetan plateau in peril

Film: Mongolian scuba diving in Beijing, green China in New York

Two interesting film screenings in Beijing and New York.

Continue reading

Posted in Film | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Film: Mongolian scuba diving in Beijing, green China in New York

Hydropower and Green Beat’s new style

Hydropower on the Nu River: A new rather serious sounding episode of online video series Green Beat, without the home-made rapping and Green Brothers shtick.

Continue reading

Posted in Featured Video | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Hydropower and Green Beat’s new style

Saving China’s tigers in South Africa

An organization that is reintroducing tigers into the wild in China.

Continue reading

Posted in Wildlife | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Saving China’s tigers in South Africa

Pollution wussies go quiet

Air pollution in Beijing: it’s not killing the athletes.

Continue reading

Posted in 2008 Beijing Olympic Games | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Pollution wussies go quiet

Wild deers of Beijing

A wild Siberian Roe Deer sighting near Beijing.

Continue reading

Posted in Wildlife | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Wild deers of Beijing