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INTERNET

INFOGRAPHIC: How does Southeast Asia perform in the internet speed race?

2 May 2014 3 comments

A new infographic has revealed that Singapore is the king of inte

INFOGRAPHIC: Story of the Stratocaster, the world's most famous guitar

13 Apr 2014

A graphic celebration to mark the 60th anniversary of the world's most famous guitar.

INFOGRAPHIC: How to build a Terracotta Army in 16 easy steps

8 Apr 2014 1 comment Interactive

The Terracotta Army has stood guard in the dark since the late third century BC, only seeing light in 1974 when Xian farmers discovered them. So where did the warriors come from and who was their creator?

HERITAGE

Dead in life, alive in death

7 Apr 2014 1 comment

On March 29, 1974, farmers drilling a well 25 kilometres from Xian unearthed fragments of pottery. They had stumbled across the Terracotta Army, thousands of sculptures depicting the armies of Qin Shi Huang, China's first emperor. Their purpose was to protect the emperor in the afterlife and they were buried with him between 210 and 209BC. Here we take an in-depth look at this incredible archaeological discovery

HONG KONG SEVENS

INFOGRAPHIC: Team-by-team historical results of every Hong Kong Sevens since 2000

31 Mar 2014 Interactive

Is a perfect run required to lift the Cup? How did your team fare in tournaments past? Find out by using this interactive infographic to explore the results of all the teams who have appeared at the Hong Kong Sevens since the start of the HSBC Sevens World Series.

The new clues in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370

20 Mar 2014

The search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 took a new turn after satellite images of an area some 2,350 kilometres off the coast of Perth identified "objects" floating in the sea possibl

AIR POLLUTION

You're choking: Where particulate matter comes from

31 Mar 2014 2 comments

Air pollution has long been a problem in Hong Kong, particularly the heavy smog that always seem to linger in the winter months. Here we examine how the tiny pollutants affect our health.

Three Years On: Stories from Fukushima

12 Mar 2014 Video

It was the biggest earthquake to shake Japan. The SCMP tells the stories of people whose lives were changed forever on March 11, 2011.

AVIATION

INFOGRAPHIC: Malaysia Airlines flight MH370

10 Mar 2014 4 comments

Flight MH370 with 239 people on board vanished from radar on March 8 over the South China Sea near the Vietnam coastline. There were more than 150 Chinese nationals on board. Here, we chart the plane's journey from Kuala Lumpur.

MUSIC

Their Satanic Majesties: The Rolling Stones' entire discography

8 Mar 2014

The Rolling Stones are one of the longest lasting bands in the music industry. On March 9, as part of their worldwide 'On Fire' tour, they will be playing a concert in Macau. Here, we take a comprehensive look at their entire discography.

ECONOMY

Deconstructing the Hong Kong Budget

7 Jul 2014 Interactive

Digging into the numbers of the budget and what they represent in real-life Hong Kong.