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Protégés and mentors: Science research has 'a lot of work to do' - Wellness in China
Wellness

Protégés and mentors: Science research has 'a lot of work to do'

Aaron Ciechanover, 2004 Nobel chemistry laureate, talked about education, the future of chemistry and how longer lives pose more questions for scientists.
How much do we really understand about our brains? - Wellness in China
Wellness

How much do we really understand about our brains?

Israeli molecular neuroscientist Hermona Soreq found that very small RNA differed between males and females. She discussed her work with Shanghai Daily during a visit to the city.
Orchestra pit to cockpit: the man of many talents - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Orchestra pit to cockpit: the man of many talents

The Shanghai Symphony Orchestra's New Year concert was conducted by Daniel Harding, who took a year's sabbatical from the Paris Orchestra last summer to become an Air France pilot.
Boxer marshals art to sustain family legacy - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Boxer marshals art to sustain family legacy

An Jianqiu is the inheritor of bajiquan, a specialty of his family's wushu that originated from Shaolin boxing. He makes regular trips to Europe to train foreign students.

The inimitable dancer who doesn't cultivate copycats - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

The inimitable dancer who doesn't cultivate copycats

Chinese transgender dancer Jin Xing was back on stage last month, doing what she likes best after an absence from the limelight for a while.
Centennial exhibition: a fitting tribute to Chinese master of color - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Centennial exhibition: a fitting tribute to Chinese master of color

A large-scale retrospective exhibition of Shen Roujian is under way at China Art Museum in Shanghai to celebrate the artist's centennial.
Hear, hear! This doctor can work wonders with the ears - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Hear, hear! This doctor can work wonders with the ears

Yin Shankai is president of the Shanghai No. 6 People's Hospital, where he also heads up what is called the otolaryngology-head and neck surgery department.
Dr Jin: a guardian of Chinese journalism - Lifestyle in China
Lifestyle

Dr Jin: a guardian of Chinese journalism

Educated in Shanghai, Dr Jin Xueshu's selfless devotion to her patients and her time at the People's Daily won her high praise as one of China's outstanding women.
'Toy doctor' repairs beloved dolls - Lifestyle in China
Lifestyle

'Toy doctor' repairs beloved dolls

Like a character in "Toy Story 2," 72-year-old Zhu Boming fixes broken toys and, at the same time, brings back happy childhood memories.
Peking Opera tradition, evolution, innovation - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Peking Opera tradition, evolution, innovation

After 100 years of prosperity, Peking Opera has faced several historical hurdles but arguably its biggest obstacle has been to revitalize and attract a younger audience. 
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