As China suffers through its hottest summer on record, an immense and deadly bubble of heat builds above Shanghai.
They will travel at 40 mph.
In a crowded country where many homes lack air conditioning, people have to get creative in order to escape the sky-high temps.
Illuminated nightscapes are a new worldwide arena, where global cities will compete for recognition.
China’s Communist Party took another swipe at excessive government spending, with a five-year hiatus on constructing state buildings.
Photographer Rob Whitworth portrays the tremendous energy of China's largest city.
Seven out of 10 of the world’s least affordable markets are now in China.
The lightning pace of world urbanization is on display in these animated GIFs of Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Hong Kong and other exploding metropolises.
Even strict controls haven't been able to stop them.
Only 4 of the 81 people with confirmed cases of bird flu in China have fully recovered; human transmission still can't be ruled out.
The scandal has prompted China's government to acknowledge the nation's intense problem with food safety.
The light of urban development seen from space can tell us much about the shape of the world's economy.
You don't need satellite imagery to see how much the city has changed.
Today's discovery of 3,000 dead pigs in Shanghai is shocking- but it isn't the first time this has happened in China.
There are serious cultural reference points to be found in China's obsession with 'duplitecture.'
Air pollution has been particularly bad in China this week, with levels nine times above what the U.S. considers "unsafe."
An artist's impossible city borrows landmarks from eight major cities, including New York, Chicago, London, Shanghai, and Taipei.
With an end-of-year expansion, it is now the world's longest subway system.
An updated map to reflect the newest film.