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  1. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Catching mosquito larvae in the Qing River gives buzz of financial certainty

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 05:38am by MANDY ZUO

    ... in tents along the river as they collect and sell the insects. Gong Yanhua and her husband say they were the first to take up the work. But it's not without risk. During the interview, ... with 150kg of sludge, which after sifting contains 2.5kg of insects. We usually enter the water around 4.30am and get out at 12pm. Two hours later the buyers arrive. How much can you make in a day? ...

  2. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Excitement of students' discovery natural-history teacher's greatest reward

    Posted May 11th 2014, 05:25am by Victoria Ruan

    ... nature, whether in a detailed report on insects' organs of hearing or narratives of first encounters with a white-headed langur, one of the world's rarest primates, found only ... science teaching and career development. What does your natural history course teach? There are five major components: observation of plants, insects, astronomy, birds, and minerals. Students ...

  3. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Environmentalists raise awareness of Nanling National Forest Park

    Posted May 05th 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... it was home to the South China tiger and leopards, but they're all gone due to destruction of habitats. The area is now a protected reserve but there are few large animals, although insects ...

  4. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Losses and life lessons on a walk from Beijing to Germany

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... of life. When I needed water, the desire for water was so real. My body woke up in the early morning wet with dew. The little insects or snails would sneak into my sleeping bag- a little bit ...



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