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Has China Banned Gaming?

Paul Siebert
September 17, 2021

Is Gaming Forbidden In China? China’s government passed a law regarding the use of video games by minors in China. They are not allowed to play video games for more than three hours a week anymore....

Lunar New Year

Lunar New Year

Melanie Wang
March 3, 2021

In the United States, the “holiday season” refers to the time from Thanksgiving to New Years day. About a month after that another holiday rolls around which is known as Lunar New Year. This holiday...

Chinas Change 5 Mission

China’s Chang’e 5 Mission

Crystal Kalin
December 11, 2020

On November 23rd, China’s spacecraft Chang’e 5 launched to the moon, went into lunar orbit, and successfully landed on December 1st. Over the next few days the spacecraft is modeled to collect dirt...

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The Philippine Drug War

William Rantis
February 21, 2020

Duterte’s war on drugs is a controversial one. During Duterte’s presidency, many drug dealers and drug users have been killed. When faced with the possibility of an ICC (International Criminal Court)...

Coronavirus Outbreak

Coronavirus Outbreak

Huda Khan
February 6, 2020

Originating in China, the coronavirus outbreak has become a world health crisis. Spreading quickly, the number of casualties is rising. At least 427 people have died, and there are more than 20,000 cases...

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Bidding Farewell to Bei Bei

Christian Coleman
October 29, 2019

The beloved four-year-old ball of black and white fur is headed home for China. On November 19th, Bei Bei is leaving the National Zoo. It really is true--they grow up so fast! He was born on August 22nd,...

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Thousands of Muslims Detained in China

Safa Hameed
September 25, 2018

As of now, the Uyghur Muslims, a Turkic ethnic group from the province of Xinjiang, China, are being detained by Chinese officials and being put into internment camps for the alleged purpose of “re-education”. The...

Deaths On Mount Everest

Deaths On Mount Everest

Mia Noel, Writer
November 20, 2017

British climber David Sharp, sat down under an overhang 1,500 feet below the summit of Mount Everest on May 15, 2006. Sharp sat down, from the exhaustion of climbing the mountain, after successfully reaching...

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