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How To Respond If You Get Lost On Safari And A Lion Charges You
A group of lion cubs around 100 days old, huddle together in their enclosure at the QinLing Wildlife Park on August 7, 2007 in Xi'an, Shaanxi Province, China Editor's note: This post originally appeared on Quora in answer to the question, "If I get lost on an African safari and come face-to-face with a growling lion, what should I do to garner the ... (more)
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Mon Jul 21, 2014
Medical News Today
Protecting against neuron and synapse injury in immature rats
Dr. Jianping Zhou, the Second Affiliated Hospital, Medical College of Xi'an Jiaotong University, China and his team established a repetitive febrile convulsion model in rats aged 21 days, equivalent to 3 years in humans, intraperitoneally administered fructose-1,6-diphosphate at 1,000 mg/kg into the rat model.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
People's Daily Online
Guangren Temple, the only Tibetan Buddhism temple in Shaanxi
Situated in downtown Xi'an, Guangren Temple was a temporary dwelling for senior lamas from northwestern China and Kangzang Plateau on their way to the capital, and was therefore referred to as the "Lama Temple" in ancient times.
Horgos: Offspring of China's 21st century Silk Road
The 21st century Chinese vision of a Silk Road Economic Belt has witnessed the birth of a new city, Horgos, in the country's northwest Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Photos: Mysterious Sinkhole Appears in Siberia
In this image provided by the National Corvette Museum shows several cars that collapsed into a sinkhole, Feb. 12, 2014, in Bowling Green, Ky.
Xinhua Insight: Pretty hurts? Cosmetic surgery hot summer trend among students
Cosmetic surgery is hot among Chinese students as the summer holiday commences, but the plastic trend is also spurring controversy due to its risks.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
The Thrill of the Chill: 11 Places to Get Cold Noodles in the Summer Heat
For obsessives, hot ramen knows no season. For the rest, there's a cold Asian noodle dish to refresh and fortify in the summer heat.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Validity of self-reported weight, height and resultant body mass...
Validity of self-reported weight, height and resultant body mass index in Chinese adolescents and factors associated with errors in self-reports.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
LU appoints new VP of research
Laurentian University has appointed Rui Wang as its vice-president of research. The appointment is effective Jan. 19, 2015, for a renewable term ending June 30, 2020.
AirAsia X makes Xi'an its fifth Chinese destination
Tue Jul 08, 2014
The Straits Times
Reviving the ancient Silk Road: China's new economic diplomacy
Chinese President Xi Jinping has promised to transform China through a national rejuvenation in order to realise his "Chinese dream".
Just when you thought it was safe... Sharks painted as backdrop at Chinese water park
Seeing one shark lunging towards you is terrifying enough ... but it looks as though these bathers have four maneaters to contend with.
Elevator construction mars ancient walls in Xi'an
Construction of two elevators on China's most preserved ancient wall in Xi'an, capital of Shaanxi Province, has triggered public outcry, forcing operators to halt construction.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
China: Lots of Positions Available for China! Apply Now
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The Washington Post
Choking Smog Puts China Drivers in Natural Gas Fast Lane: Energy
Powering vehicles with natural gas, a cleaner alternative to diesel fuel and gasoline, is catching on faster in China than in any other nation as President Xi Jinping seeks to reduce smog.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
The Indian Express
Ansari fills in a blank
A former diplomat who is considered widely travelled, Vice President Hamid Ansari took the Indian delegation by surprise when he told them that this was his first visit to China.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
For food lovers, Xi'an is all about lunch
Everyone I know loves to visit Xi'an. The Terracotta Warriors are a must-see whether you are Chinese or a foreigner, and attractions like the Big Goose Pagoda and the still-intact city walls are a treat to explore by foot or bicycle.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
People's Daily Online
Emperor Qinshihuang's Mausoleum Site Museum
US first lady Michelle Obama and daughters Sasha and Malia look at the Terracotta Warriors in China's central Shaanxi province of Xian.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Kingtone Wirelessinfo Solution Holding Ltd to Host Semi-Annual 2014...
Kingtone Wirelessinfo Solution Holding Ltd to Host Semi-Annual 2014 Financial Results Earnings Call Live on Thursday, June 26, 2014 XI'AN, China / ACCESSWIRE / June 25, 2014 / Kingtone Wirelessinfo Solution Holding Ltd will host a live webcast to discuss the Semi-Annual 2014 Financial Results, Thursday, June 26, 2014, at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time.