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Shanghai World Expo 2010

Too Much Of A Good Thing: The Shanghai World Expo

Chi Tung | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Chi Tung

As goes the World Expo, so goes Shanghai. As goes Shanghai, so goes the security blanket of China. That was the conventional wisdom espoused way back ...

How Did The US Manage To Spend $61 Million On Its Shanghai Expo Pavilion?

Adam Minter | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Adam Minter

For more than a year I've asked the USA pavilion at Expo 2010 to provide me with a precise accounting of how they're spending the $61 million that they've raised from private corporations.

Shanghai and the Mystery of China's Soft Power

Pepe Escobar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Pepe Escobar

Most of Asia suffered from hubris during the Asian miracle -- but not China. Expo 2010 in Shanghai might be a test of whether China can think outside of the West's intellectual box.

Despite a Bumpy Road, Shanghai World Expo 2010 to Start with a Bang

Dan Redford | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Dan Redford

The World Expo in Shanghai offers an amazing glimpse into our present and future, one in which technology and international collaboration can create a better world. It is definitely worth our attention.

Shanghai World Expo 2010 Pavilion PHOTOS: See The 25 Best

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

All eyes will be on Shanghai on May 1 as the glistening Chinese metropolis plays host to the 2010 World Expo. Organizers expect more than 70 million ...

China's Story

Dan Redford | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Dan Redford

The Expo, particularly the China Pavilion, is being used to produce an image of how the country has progressed into a dominant world economy.

China Has Its Scientific Revolution

Julian Baird Gewirtz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Julian Baird Gewirtz

Much time is spent trying to figure out the consequences of China's rapid movement towards becoming a great economic and world power. Much less time has gone to explaining how this change happened and how it will be sustained, if it is sustained.