• Mystery beneath

    2016-10-03

    A British tai chi master in China lives the aspiration she shared with her late husband, who was her first teacher.

  • Portraits from afar

    2016-10-03

    As a National Geographic photographer, Michael Yamashita zooms in on places too far away for most of the outside world to see otherwise.

  • Healing touch

    2016-10-03

    A Malian doctor combines modern and traditional medicine to ease the suffering of leprosy and AIDS patients in Southwest China

  • Timeless tunes

    2016-10-03

    Cecilia Lindqvist studied guqin, a Chinese zither, under some of the best masters of the instrument in Beijing in the early 1960s.

  • Big shoes to fit

    2016-10-03

    A specialty blacksmith from Ireland has become many horses' best friend in China, making sure their feet are healthy enough for the country's growing equestrian clubs.

  • Days at the Opera

    2016-10-03

    A Russian-Irish artist's photographs of Peking Opera give a contemporary voice to the ancient art form.