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China Syndrome Redux: Beijing Looking to Lead the Way with Thorium

China shows the world nuclear can be safe — RT

…they are pouring millions of dollars into Thorium research … In doing so, they may also be showing the rest of the world a new path to clean energy.

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Not So Fast, China

High-speed rail speed claim in China faked – CSMonitor.com

China’s Railway Ministry exaggerated the speed that a showcase rail link between Beijing and Shanghai is capable of operating at, a report said Wednesday, citing a retired top engineer. 

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Blood Brothers

Kim Jong-il says China alliance to bridge generations – Yahoo! News

Kim Jong Il, Hu Jintao

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Great Firewall of China

Chinese Firewall mastermind Fang Binxing hit with shoes – News – IOL

Angry shoes towards Fang Binxing, by @jason5ng32

Image by IsaacMao via Flickr

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The Original Snake Oil

How Snake Oil Got Its Reputation – Gizmodo

We refer to things as snake oil whenever it over promises, scams, has no proof in being able to do what its been marketed to do or when it’s just plain ridiculous. But did you know real snake oil works?

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The Wedding Zinger

Jilted bride tries to leap from ledge: Somehow, This Turned Out Okay — Daily Intel

Somehow, This Turned Out Okay

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Melons of Mass Destruction

‘Exploding’ watermelons hit farmers in China – Telegraph

'Exploding' watermelons hit farmers in China

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Too Tangy for Mao

China’s leading lady Tang Wei deemed too racy to star in Mao movie – Asia, World – The Independent

Tang Wei

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Beijing, China: Ipad 2 Scalper Fight

Images Show Violent Exchange at Apple’s Beijing Store During iPad 2 Launch | PCWorld

 

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