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Heavy Metal

Land Ministry to map the extent of soil contamination by heavy metals

The Ministry of Land and Resources is compiling a nationwide "pollution map" to gauge the level of heavy-metal contamination in soil due to human activities, according to Xinhua.

Friday, 14 June, 2013, 4:43am 1 comment

Video: Ai Weiwei releases heavy metal song about his incarceration

Ai Weiwei, China's most renowned dissident artist, has released a new heavy metal song as the first part of his The Divine Comedy music album on Wednesday.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Guangzhou reveals details on cadmium tainting as public pressure mounts

Guangzhou's food-safety authorities have revealed some details about the sale of rice and rice noodles contaminated with cadmium, a heavy metal, in the face of enormous public pressure.

19 May 2013 - 10:22am 2 comments

China's heavy metal and chemical pollution worsening

A senior environmental policy official has warned the mainland faces an "extremely grave" environmental crisis that will only worsen as pollution increases and the health problems its causes come to light.

6 Jan 2013 - 9:29am 4 comments

Lung Mei beach found to be contaminated with heavy metals

More doubts have been raised about water quality near the site of a proposed artificial beach in Lung Mei, Tai Po. Green groups said yesterday it had high levels of heavy metals, making the site unsuitable for swimming.

29 Oct 2012 - 5:34am 1 comment

ALBUM (1984)

Ride the Lightning Metallica Megaforce Records

Encounter two metal fans of any age in any country on earth and there is one sentence that's guaranteed to provoke an animated debate between them.

17 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Enter the couple bubble: where love and respect come first

Boris and Rhea have been married for 10 years and have three children, but Boris feels he doesn't get enough of his wife's time or attention. He has been getting increasingly frustrated and shouts at her and the children. Boris thinks that Rhea is cold towards him and does not understand his feelings. 'When I come home, I want her to be happy to see me.

26 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Evanescence (CD) Evanescence

It's been a long five years since we've heard anything from American rockers Evanescence. But they're back with a bang with their third, eponymous studio album.

13 Jan 2012 - 12:00am