Gansu province in western China is poor, polluted and parched. After 29-year-old Zhao Zhong survived a serious climbing accident, he decided to dedicate himself to preserving Gansu.
Police in northwestern Gansu province say they've arrested a serial killer who mutilated several of his 11 female victims. His alleged crimes, spread over 14 years, shocked the community.
When it comes to space exploration, China is going it alone more and more. The goal is to send a manned expedition to Mars in four years' time. DW's Frank Sieren thinks this is realistic.
Strange and wonderful beasts from the saiga antelope to the snow leopard have long roamed the Central Asian wilderness. But human development and climate change are disrupting age-old migratory patterns.
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