INFOGRAPHIC: The toxic cocktail in warehouse at centre of fatal Tianjin explosions Infographics

INFOGRAPHIC: The toxic cocktail in warehouse at centre of fatal Tianjin explosions

Tuesday, 18 August, 2015, 6:34pm   Click here to view the high-resolution image
Atomic Bomb INFOGRAPHIC: What if an atomic bomb hit Hong Kong or Beijing, or where you live?

INFOGRAPHIC: What if an atomic bomb hit Hong Kong or Beijing, or where you live?

11 Aug 2015

This week marks the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, days after atomic bombs killed a total of 200,000 in the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. The world is still not free from the threat of nuclear destruction, with nine countries possessing 19,000 nuclear weapons.

BANYAN TREE Hong Kong’s wall trees: everything you need to know about the banyans that define the city’s landscape

Hong Kong’s wall trees: everything you need to know about the banyans that define the city’s landscape

31 Jul 2015 1 comment

The practice of growing trees directly on walls originated with 19th century Guangdong masonry workers known as the Wu Hua.

LANGUAGE INFOGRAPHIC: A world of languages - and how many speak them

INFOGRAPHIC: A world of languages - and how many speak them

4 Jun 2015 28 comments

There are at least 7,102 known languages alive in the world today. Twenty-three of these languages are a mother  tongue for more than 50 million people.