• Amazing grace

    2016-08-16

    Dance festival Spring Equinox, which aims to showcase young Chinese choreographers, will be held in Beijing from March 18 to April 2.

  • In memory of a march

    2016-08-16

    The National Ballet of China holds shows every April, when young choreographers present their works.

  • The genes of dreams

    2016-08-16

    Craig Mello, an American biologist and co-winner of the Nobel Prize in 2006, says the great thing about science is that it can break barriers and bring people of different cultural backgrounds together.

  • Beyond babel

    2016-08-16

    German linguist Patrick Kuehnel was first drawn to China by its exoticism and language, he says.

  • Fueling the eco drive

    2016-08-16

    Daniel Dudek believes the market can be used to solve environmental problems. And, at a time when China's top leadership is talking about an ecological civilization, his idea resonates here.

  • Fan of the opera

    2016-08-16

    Colin Mackerras was pursuing his master's degree at Cambridge University when he learned that foreign-language teachers were needed in China in the 1960s.