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The Good People

Mimo Khair | Posted 07.01.2016 | Travel
Mimo Khair

Life is slow in Yunnan. People walk with no rush; the fields can wait. The clouds change form in slow motion; the lush mountains are great company. Ev...

The Soul of Yunnan

Mimo Khair | Posted 06.19.2016 | Travel
Mimo Khair

Every new journey gives me a renewed set of reasons to do what I love to do. I love the art of photography. Time stops when I am in the streets of a n...

For the Love of People

Mimo Khair | Posted 06.17.2015 | Arts
Mimo Khair

Attempting documentary photography and not feeling compassionate love for people would be pointless as far as I am concerned. I love feeling the huma...

The Smoke Culture of China's Yunnan Region

Mimo Khair | Posted 03.28.2015 | World
Mimo Khair

The province of Yunnan, stretching over 394,000 square kilometers in the far southwest of the Republic of China, is rich in color, tradition and history. More than 30% of its population of 45 million is made up of over 25 ethnic minorities like the Yi, Bai, Hani, Zhuang, Miao, Mozuo and Dai people. Most of the ethnic minorities live in compact communities with rich customs and traditions that live on despite the recent economic change that takes over the Chinese mainland.

Memorial Day Perspective

Global Yodel | Posted 07.24.2013 | Travel
Global Yodel

In the U.S., Memorial Day weekend usually marks the beginning of summer vacation. But in some places in China, school vacations aren't as big a cause of celebration.

Itsy-Bitsy Bones Provide Peek At Dinosaurs BEFORE They Hatched

Posted 04.11.2013 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 04/10/2013 01:04 PM EDT on LiveScience Embryonic dinosaurs kicked and wiggled in the ...

Shangri-La: The Myth Goes On

Franca Sozzani | Posted 12.29.2012 | Style
Franca Sozzani

I have left a paradise that, nevertheless, is a myth. Admiring the scenery is wonderful, but being aware of the truth is a duty. The duty of us all.

Travel Prescription: Adventures In Yunnan

Kerrin Sheldon | Posted 10.24.2011 | Travel
Kerrin Sheldon

Tiger Leaping Gorge is an impressive hike with dizzying drops and awesome switchbacks.