Li Li, a Beijing-based painter and conservationist, has overcome one difficulty after another in his more than two decades of conservation work in the wild. His efforts have contributed to the recovery of the number of black storks, a rare species of birds in the world.
Katalin Sogor, a Hungarian living in Shanghai, co-founded a “plogging” group called Trash Running in 2018. Since its inception, the idea and activities have drawn a growing number of followers as trash running is considered by many as positive for the body and the city environment.
The world-renowned agricultural scientist Yuan Longping died in hospital in the central Chinese city of Changsha on May 22nd. He was 91. Known as the “Father of Hybrid Rice”, Yuan devoted his life to developing high-yield rice varieties that helped feed people around the globe. In this special...