Topic: Guizhou Province

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  • In Pictures China's growing garbage

    Smoke rises from a garbage mountain as garbage collectors work on a dump site in Guiyang, in southwest China's Guizhou province, in 2008. As more Chinese ride the nation's economic boom, a torrent of garbage is one result. Cities are bursting at the seams, and local officials struggle to cope.

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  • Chicken lays giant egg with another egg inside it (+video)

    Chicken lays giant egg: A hen in a village in China's Guizhou Province has reportedly lain a nearly half-pound egg that had another egg inside it. How often does this happen?

  • Chinese rescue workers search for survivors in wake of twin quakes

    Rescue efforts are underway in southwestern China after two earthquakes destroyed about 6,650 homes Friday. At least 80 people were killed. 

  • China earthquakes damage 20,000 homes, leave 50 dead (+video)

    China earthquakes: Southwestern China was hit with a series of shallow, damaging earthquakes Friday. The quakes damaged an estimated 20,000 homes and buildings in rural China. 

  • In Pictures China's growing garbage

    Smoke rises from a garbage mountain as garbage collectors work on a dump site in Guiyang, in southwest China's Guizhou province, in 2008. As more Chinese ride the nation's economic boom, a torrent of garbage is one result. Cities are bursting at the seams, and local officials struggle to cope.

  • Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 05/03

    Sri Lanka's Buddhist monks from the Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) party hold up oil lamps during a peaceful protest against a UN-appointed panel report in Colombo. The Sri Lankan hardliner nationalist, all Buddhist monk party JHU held a protest against the UN report, which alleged thousands of civilians were killed during the last phase of the war, as they and other protesters marched to Independence Square.

  • June was the hottest on record, says NOAA

    Cool Astronomy June was the hottest on record, says NOAA

    What's more, March, April, and May 2010 were also the warmest on record.

  • Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 06/29

    A lion yawns at a nature reserve on the outskirts of Pretoria, South Africa, on Tuesday.

  • Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 04/01

    Rescue workers arrive at the site of a flooding accident at Wangjialing Coal Mine, located across both Xiangning county and Hejin city, in northern China's Shanxi Province on April 1. Over 1,000 rescuers fought against the clock at a Chinese coal mine where 153 workers were trapped by flooding in what could be one of the worst disasters to hit the dangerous industry in recent years.

  • Can China's workers keep up with China's real estate boom?

    Green Economics Can China's workers keep up with China's real estate boom?

    In Chinese cities with a real estate boom, workers' wages are high, but so are their mortgage payments.

  • Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 02/09

    White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs has notes reading 'Eggs, Milk, Bread (crossed out), Hope, and Change,' written on his hand as he briefs reporters after President Barack Obama made an unannounced visit to the James Brady Briefing Room of the White House on Feb. 9. Former Vice Presidential candidate and Alaskan governor Sarah Palin generated interest in her recent public appearances by having notes on her hands.