Sophia Yan is an award-winning reporter who chases stories all over the world. She covers extensively the rise of China, and has reported all sorts of other stories, from Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests to gender issues in Japan for CNBC, CNN, Bloomberg News, and Time Magazine. Sophia spent a couple of years as a reporter in DC before saying 再见 in 2012 for Hong Kong and Beijing, where she's been ever since. She tweets @sophia_yan and contributes to SupChina.
China’s international relations, with Jiang Changjian, Ira Kasoff, and Anthony Saich
NOTE: This episode was updated to correct an editing error on 2018/05/18 Today, we bring you a special live panel discussion from the 2018 Harvard College China Forum on China’s international relations. The panelists are: Jiang Changjian – associate professor of international studies, Fudan University; host, The Brain (最强大脑 zuìqiángdànǎo) Ira Kasoff – senior counselor, APCO Worldwide; former U.S. deputy assistant […]
This photo, taken in 2011, shows a busy street scene in Zadoi County, Qinghai Province. The region is well known for its caterpillar fungus (冬虫夏草 dōngchóngxiàcǎo), aka Himalayan Viagra. Many people believe the fungus has a range of health benefits such as anti-cancer properties, but a recent paper published by the journal Cell Chemical Biology concludes that it is not anti-carcinogenic.