Sixth Tone reports that a 20-year-old Chinese gamer recently died after staying up late for months, live-streaming himself playing video games. The young man’s death sparked a broad discussion online, with many Chinese night owls worrying about their own sleep patterns.
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Chinese school shaves off all its pupils’ hair to prepare them for military training / SCMP
Sichuan school investigated for demanding ‘donations’ / Sixth Tone
- Environment — dolphins and glaciers
Fears over white dolphin habitat halt work on massive US$15 billion South China Sea island airport / SCMP
On thin Ice: Xinjiang glacier could melt away in 50 years / Sixth Tone
- LGBT travel
An ocean voyage brings queer Chinese couples a step closer to home / ChinaFile
Chinese university offers HIV test kits via vending machine / SCMP
Chinese kidnappers who held boy for nine months are jailed / SCMP